exarro Mine

Campuny: exxaro mine
Location: Standerton, Mpumalanga
Job Type: Permanent
Ref No: KRL101/20GS

Job Details

Division: Kriel Colliery
Minimum experience: Associate
Company primary industry: Mining and Metals
Job functional area: Engineering

Job Description

When applying, please submit a PDF version of your CV together with certified copies (certification within a 3-month period) of your ID, Drivers and qualifications.



The role:

  • Is responsible for daily maintenance, inspections, major services and repairs to diesel mining earth moving and support equipment
  • Is responsible for engineering Technical compliance.
  • Keep record of inspections, maintenance and repairs conducted to equipment on checklists and job cards
  • Identifying, ordering and sorting of spares for machines
  • Be able to identify faults and repair defects without supervision.
  • Maintain good housekeeping in the area of responsibility.
  • Ensuring that all planning and productivity requirements are achieved.
  • Perform inspections and work in accordance with the Mine Standards and Procedures and the Mine Health and Safety Act and regulations.
  • Undertake appropriate Risk Assessments (RA) in order to perform in a safe and controlled manner.
  • Must be prepared to work shifts, overtime and standby duties.

You will need:

  • Recognised Diesel Mechanic Trade Test Certificate.
  • Grade 12 / Matric with Pure Maths and Physical Science (NQF level 4) or Technical N2/N3 Qualification or Equivalent NQF Level 4.
  • N2 = NQF Level 3
  • N3 = NQF Level 4
  • Grade 12 / Matric = NQF Level 4
  • Have sound knowledge of MHSA, safety systems and a high regard for safety, regulations and standards.
  • Proven excellent safety record.
  • Display good understanding of equipment and tools and uses thereof.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English.
  • Be able to cope effectively with pressure in a production environment, be innovative and a self-starter.
  • Be able to work in a team.
  • Be able to identify faults and repair defects without supervision.
  • In possession of a Certificate of Fitness or be able to obtain it.
  • Valid K53 driver’s license with own transport and be able to obtain an in-pit driving license.


  • Experience in Underground Mining industry
  • At least 2 years’ post-trade experience as a Diesel Mechanic, preferably in an Underground environment
  • Experience with maintenance of large earth moving equipment

To Apply

A CV must be accompanied with certified copies (certification within a 3-month period) of relevant qualifications, together with ID document & valid driver’s license.
Appointments will be made in line with Employment Equity targets.
All applicants are thanked for their interest.
Applications which have not been responded to within 30 days of closing date should be regarded as unsuccessful.
Communication will be with shortlisted candidates only.

Apply Online at Seriti Coal Mine Diesel Mechanic

Closing date: 22 October 2020