General Engineering Supervisor UG; D LOWER; VUS_KHT1134/22GS
Seriti Coal
Emalahleni, Mpumalanga
Posted 15 March 2023 - Closing Date 29 March 2023

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:

The role is responsible for directing the maintenance programme for the operation to ensure effective maintenance management and continuous improvement in a safe and sustainable manner through planning and execution.


The duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain safe work practices and a safe working environment by ensuring that legal requirements and group working standards and policies related to engineering are implemented and followed on the Operations and Projects
  • Optimise planned maintenance schedules of machinery and equipment ensuring that equipment is effectively maintained
  • Research and implement best practice systems with respect to cost, maintenance, safety, and people management
  • Effective People management, ensuring that roles are well defined and clarified and that competencies and learning paths are developed to human capacity and capability
  • Financial Budgeting & Management
  • Participate in ad hoc projects providing input into drafting of scope for new projects


You will need:

  • Degree / National Diploma / National Certificate N4 in Electrical / Mechanical
  • Recognised relevant Trade Test Certificate
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience as appointed 2.9.2 Engineering Foreman
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation including: The Mine Health and Safety Act, Minerals and Energy Act, Basic Conditions of Employment and Environmental Legislation
  • In depth knowledge of safety systems and standards
  • An in-depth knowledge of technical engineering aspects such as outside equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and South Africa Bureau of Standards (SABS)
  • A good working knowledge and understanding of machinery and equipment used in the Mining Industry
  • Aware of best practices and new technologies relating to Engineering Principles and Processes
  • Computer literacy: MS Office and SAP
  • Valid driver’s license
  • In possession or able to obtain a certificate of fitness



  • A Government Certificate of Competency (GCC – Mines & Works)
  • Proficiency in Sage & Isometrix


Ref No: VUS_KHT1134/22GS

Closing date: 29 March 2023



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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.