Location: Limpopo Limpopo Posted Date: April 17, 2018
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Employer Job Id: 724388 Careermine Job Id: 1488085

The successful candidate will be responsible to initiate, assist, advise, investigate, audit and over-inspect the Occupational Hygiene and Ventilation system and associated activities within Venetia Mine, ensuring compliance to relevant legislative and applicable Occupational Hygiene and Ventilation requirements. Design and implement an effective ventilation system to meet the requirements of effective control within an operational mining environment.

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  • Carry out inspections and report on all matters concerning Occupational Hygiene/Ventilation.
  • Investigate all incidents which may occur relating to Occupational Hygiene/Ventilation.
  • Make recommendations on routine inspections concerning Occupational Hygiene/Ventilation.
  • Assist with internal/external audits.
  • Co-ordinate Occupational Hygiene and Ventilation in the working place.
  • Be prepared to work on surface and underground.
  • Be prepared to work odd shifts and standby as per the departmental requirements.
  • Be a team player.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: (Education & Experience)
  • Minimum Grade 12 with Mathematics and Science as subjects.
  • Be in possession of the Practical Certificate in Mine Environmental Control.
  • Be in possession of the Inter-mediate Certificate in Mine Environmental Control.
  • Minimum 3 years underground experience in a trackless mining environment.
  • Studying towards the Certificate in Mine Environmental control (advantageous).
  • Mines Rescue Brigadesman (advantageous).
  • VentSim Modeling experience (advantageous).
  • Valid Code 08 (EB Driver's License).
  • Successfully obtain a Red Ticket (Medical Fitness certificate) on mine.
  • Your consideration for employment is subject to your SAPS Criminal Record verification and qualifications verification.

  • Excellent communication skills and accuracy in work delivery.
  • Pro-active and the ability to work independently.
  • Attention to detail and good organizing skills.
  • Diligent and a self-starter who is thorough.
  • Able to meet strict deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Able to manage relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

  • For internal applicants, strictly complete an internal application form and attach detailed CV. You are required to attain your immediate line manager and Head of Department signature on your application form.
  • Preference will be given to HDSA candidates and consideration will be given to the company's Employment Equity Policy and Labour Plan.
  • External search: Yes/No
  • Secondment terms: Yes/No


Submit applications on or before the closing date to:


Should you not have heard from the HR Department four weeks after the closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

Closing Date: 30 April 2018

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