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HumanJobs - Rigger

Region: Rustenburg

Salary: 0.00

Reference: 5715

Introduction : Rigger - This position, critical for the safe operation and maintenance at a concentrator

Minimum Requirements : No Desired Education...

Full Description :

Select Opportunity with South Africa's Platinum Mining Giant

Lonmin is the world's third largest platinum producer with the majority of its operations located at Marikana, situated roughly halfway between Brits and Rustenburg in the North West.

Lonmin has the following opportunity for talented, results-driven self-starter:


This position, critical for the safe operation and maintenance at a concentrator, will see you provide specific rigging services and support to safely move specified heavy equipment as well as provide rope maintenance for
winders, chairlifts and other rope and pulley-operated equipment in the assigned operational area.

You will need:

  • A Grade 12 or equivalent NQF 4 qualification with English literacy or N2 in Engineering Studies
  • Completed formal learnership programme prior to obtaining a Rigger Trade Certificate as recognised by the MQA
  • At least 3 years' experience as a Rigger Artisan/Aide/Apprentice within a mining or plant environment
  • Working knowledge of applicable legislative, safety, health and environmental requirements and standards
  • Numeracy skills and literacy
  • Working knowledge of and practical experience in engineering technologies and practices
  • No major sensory restrictions
  • Good motor skills (hand, eye and foot coordination)
  • An analytical approach, with attention to detail.
  • A valid Mobile/Overhead Crane and Forklift driving certificate would be an advantage, as would computer literacy (MS Office suite of packages).

Closing date: 24 October 2013

To apply, please visit using reference number 5715

Type : Permanent

Category : Mining