Feb 24, 2021

Project Site Engineer

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

Job Description

Reference Id: REF8225K

Company Description:
We are currently recruiting for a Project Site Engineer for our +43% Fe project to provide visible felt leadership in safety, sustainable development and Anglo-American values. This role will ensure a safe & healthy work environment that meets all legislative and statutory requirements

This is a Fixed Term Contract

You’re not just managing process. You’re realising potential.

Guided by our purpose and our values, we enable both high performance and purposeful action as we aim to “re-imagine mining to improve people’s lives", delivering the metals and minerals that make modern life possible – from mobile phones to medicines.

Kumba Iron Ore

We produce high-grade iron ore, the key component in steel widely used in construction and manufacturing across the world. Our activities include all aspects – exploration; mining; processing and blending; shipping; marketing and selling. In South Africa, we have mining operations in the Northern Cape province, as well as a head office in Centurion, Gauteng, and a port operation in Saldanha Bay, Western Cape.

Job Description:
Join us at our Sishen Mine to be our Project Site Engineer where you will be responsible for the following:

Ensuring that construction and implementation is in accordance with safe and sound engineering principles
Issuing of permits to allow construction-related activities in accordance with operational protocols;
Compliance management of construction plant and equipment;
Assists consultant services in understanding site requirements, existing designs & installations and existing equipment standards and spares holdings;
Carries the MHSA & Sect 7(4) legal appointments
Building, managing and maintaining healthy relations with stakeholders to support the achievement of project goals
Ensuring a safe and healthy work environment in which workers and contractors can deliver their outputs within a controlled risk environment
Ensuring compliance with all SHEQ standards
This role is in the Growth Projects Department on a Band 6 and will be reporting to the Senior Construction Manager on the Project

You will need to have the following Qualifications:

Post-Graduate Degree in Engineering
Government Certificate of Competency
7 – 10 years of experience as a Project Site Engineer
Relevant managerial experience within mining industry (Senior Engineering experience advantageous)
Driver's License Code B (Light Vehicle)
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’re a large, successful multinational company – and we’re 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, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world.

As a responsible miner – of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore, coal and nickel – we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. 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.

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.

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

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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