Diesel Mechanic; C3; NVC; NVC059/22GS
Seriti Coal
Vereeniging, Gauteng
Posted 21 June 2022 - Closing Date 05 July 2022

Job Details

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:

  • Recognized 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 & tools and uses thereof.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid K53 driver’s license with own transport and be able to obtain an in-pit driving license
  • In possession of a Certificate of Fitness or be able to obtain it
  • 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


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


Ref No: NVC059/22GS

Closing date: 5 July 2022                                                                           



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A CV with certified copies (certification within a 3-month period) of relevant qualifications, together with ID document & valid driver’s license must be accompanied with your application.

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.