Feb 24, 2021

LEAD Operator Control Room FULCO

  • Sasol Group
  • Secunda, South Africa
Full time Management

Job Description

Reference number: 87161

Sasol Mining operates six coal mines that supply feedstock for our Southern African integrated value chain. The coal supplied to Secunda Synfuels Operations (SSO) is mainly used as gasification feedstock and some is used to generate electricity. The coal supplied to Sasolburg Operations (SO) is used to generate electricity and steam. We also export coal from the Twistdraai Export Plant to international power generation customers via the Richards Bay Coal Terminal.

Purpose of the job:

To provide efficient support and administration to the control room team.

Functional outputs:

Render effective professional office management and administration tasks

Report down times

Effective communication with management and sections

Monitor SCADA system (environmental control system)

Develop and maintain effective relationships with co workers and shareholders

Act according to the call out / Emergency Preparedness and Response Procedures

Job Requirements:

In line with Sasol’s commitment to Employment Equity, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups.
In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, some positions may require a physical fitness assessment, as part of the normal pre-employment selection criteria.


-Grade 12 or N3 or NCV Level4

-Valid Driver’s License & own transport


-1 year Mining experience

-Relevant SAP knowledge on transactions

-Knowledge of specific machinery: Continuous Miner, Shuttle Car, Roof Bolt, Buffalo, Conveyor

-Belts and Switchgear

The following experience will be to your benefit:

-Relevant control room experience

-Knowledge of SCADA system (environmental control system)

-Computer Literate - SAP (MOR) and Windows


-Willing to do standby and shifts

-Occasional work overtime

-Management of control room (acting as shift scheduler)

-Arranging of transport (Spares to sections)

Leadership Competency:

Self Mastery: Takes accountability for driving growth through developing self awareness, reflecting, seeking feedback and self-correcting.


Failure to provide Sasol with truthful information and valid documents will render your application null and void.

Please note that the Sasol Group/ Sasol Mining will never request you to make cash deposits/ payments as part of the recruitment process.

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