Dec 02, 2020

HRD Officer Engineering

  • Anglo American Platinum
  • Polokwane, South Africa
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Reference Id: REF5041Y

Company Description:
Here is an opportunity for you to join us as Human Resources Development Officer and co-ordinate the engineering skills training interventions at Polokwane Smelter.

You’ll look after our most important resource. Our people.

Anglo American has a portfolio of world-class mining operations. We mine, process, move and market the essential ingredients that enable a cleaner, more connected world and that meet fast growing consumer-driven demands for products from smartphones to electric cars. Our basic materials build homes, offices, railways and airports, and our diamonds fulfil people's dreams.


Our Platinum business mines, processes and refines the entire range of platinum group metals (PGMs): platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium and osmium. We are the world’s leading primary producer of PGMs, which have a range of specialised applications that improve lives across the world – from vehicle fuel cells to jewellery; dentistry to glassmaking; pacemakers to petroleum refining.

Job Description:
As a Human Resource Development Officer, you will ensure the implementation of the engineering skills learning delivery system, plan and schedule engineering skills training processes.

You will ensure skills priorities are determined for engineering competency and ensure compliance in terms of MQA and QCTO requirements.

In this role you will also coordinate best practice integration in training methodology and that procedures and standards are implemented in training execution.

Progress reporting against predetermined targets and ensure engineering skills training facilitation and evaluation while you conduct and evaluate legal refresher trainings.

As part of this role you will be participating in the alignment of engineering standards.

This role is in the Human Resource Development Department and is at a D1 level reporting to the HRD Coordinator Process.

You will need the following:

Matric or N3 equivalent
Engineering Trade Certificate.
NQF Level 5 OD ETDP Higher Certificate
Assessor Certificate

Minimum 3 years Engineering experience of which 2 years as Foreman or Snr HRD Practitioner
Additional Requirements:

SAP and LMS knowledge - advantageous
Basic Computer Skills (MS Office suite)

Additional information:
What we offer

When you join Anglo American you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, but more than this, you’ll find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programmes, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. We are a large, successful multinational company – and we are still growing all the time.

Who we are

Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine. We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

How we are committed to your safety

Nothing is more important to us than ensuring you return home safely after a day’s work. To make that happen, we have the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Not only that, we’re also continually investing in new technologies – from drones to data analytics – that are helping to make mining safer.

Inclusion and Diversity

Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.

Background checks

Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.

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