2021 Bursary Opportunities – Richards Bay Minerals
Rio Tinto is a mining and metals company operating in 36 countries around the world. As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress. Certified as a Top Employer for four consecutive years, Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) is a world leader in heavy mineral sands extraction and refining and is South Africa’s largest mineral sands producer. RBM mines the vast mineral rich sands of the northern KwaZulu-Natal province and produces predominantly ilmenite, rutile and zircon – materials used in everything from paint to smart phones to sunscreen. RBM has been a major contributor to the communities of KwaZulu-Natal for more than 40 years. We have been pioneering award-winning, progressive dune rehabilitation and have been learning and sharing lessons with the global scientific community for almost as long. At Rio Tinto and RBM you can explore and develop your personal and professional potential within a dynamic and diverse company.
About our Bursary Program: Richards Bay Minerals is committed to supporting the development of South Africa’s skills base. We provide bursary opportunities to help people gain qualifications and skills to develop a career in mining or other disciplines. If you are a successful Matric Year 1 scholar/student looking for a bursary opportunity, we offer one of the widest and most exciting range of opportunities available. So, if you think you’ve got what it takes to join a global leader in the mining and metals sector, apply today for an exciting tomorrow.