AECI Mining: Operations Assistants (eMalahleni/ Witbank)

Operations Assistant: 3 Month Fixed Term Contract X2 (EMalahleni)


Operations Assistant: 3 month fixed term contract x2 (eMalahleni) (AEC210521-4) - Mining Explosives

Closing Date 2021/06/04

Reference Number AEC210521-4

Pillar AECI Mining

Job Title Operations Assistant: 3 month fixed term contract x2 (eMalahleni)

Job Type Classification Contract

Number of Positions 2

Location - Town / Site eMalahleni

Location - Province Mpumalanga

Location - Country South Africa

Job Description

AECI Mining Explosives is looking to recruit 2x Operations Assistant to work on a 3 month fixed term contract in eMalahleni. To assist with housekeeping activities and charging of blasts.

AECI Mining Explosives is committed to enabling individuals, previously disadvantaged by discriminatory practices to gain full and equal access to opportunities appropriate to their competency and potential.

Duties & Responsibilities

• To assist the MMU Controller in managing and operating all aspects of a mobile manufacturing unit (MMU – BLEND truck) in order to meet the customer requirements with the standards and procedures as defined by AEL (OTIF).

• To Assist the MMU Controller in the carrying out of regular inspections in terms of SABS and World Class on fixed plant and MMUs to identify non-conformances and institute preventative measures as well as to achieve continuous improvement.

• Assist in all blasting related functions required (for example, measuring holes, closing or stemming of charged holes, guarding, cleaning etc.).

• Housekeeping at Site.

• Cleanliness of wash bay and truck park.

• Cleanliness of trucks.

• Loading and unloading of products into trucks.

• Assist in charging up duties on the bench.

• Assist in closing or stemming of charged holes.

• Loading and unloading of packaged explosives and accessories.

• To observe all legal requirements while at the depot.

• To ensure MMU’s are always kept clean according to the World Class Standards.

• Ability to work independently.

• All blasting related functions as required.

Qualifications & Experience

• Matric / Grade 12.

• Code B driver’s license.

• Must be able to obtain a red ticket health clearance.

• Product knowledge would be an advantage.

• Hazardous product handling would be an advantage.


• Sense of urgency

• Problem solving

• Communication skills

• Accuracy

• Deadline driven

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