Sibanye-Stillwater Learnership – Mining

Job no:            495380

Work type:       Fixed Term

Location:         Free State

Categories:     Mining

Grade:             NG


VACANCY: Learnership 18.2 Learner Miner
Section: Beatrix – Mining Reference: 495380
Closing Date: 10 October 2019 Job Grading: NG
Type of employment Fixed Term No of Positions 04
18.2 Mining Learnership: Beatrix Operation Sibanye Stillwater Academy invites young dynamic individuals from its local communities, interested in engaging in a mining Learnership to apply  

Learner Miner – Blasting Certificate Underground Hard Rock (NQF Level 3)

Learners acquiring this qualification will be equipped with the required competencies to supervise safe and efficient blasting and other associated mining activities in an underground environment.

A limited number of Learnership allocations will be awarded to employees for a full time study opportunity in line with the Sibanye-Stillwater Beatrix Operation business needs

Pre- screening, application verification and psychometric evaluation will form part of the selection process. All applicants will be subject to clearance screening by the South African Police Services as required by the National Explosives Act. Short listed candidates will be requested to attend a panel interview and psychometric evaluation. Successful applicants will be notified in writing by SSA Management, while applicants who receive no response to their applications, may consider their application for the Learnership to be unsuccessful.  Preference will be given to HDSA’s and certain requirements may be relaxed for female applicants as Sibanye-Stillwater is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.

What are the requirements?

  • Have a minimum Grade 12 or equivalent NQF Educational certificate in order to be accepted onto the Blasting Certificate programme
  • Achieve a psychometric evaluation outcome score of 3 or higher
  • Be declared medically fit for the position and environment, as determined by a risk-based medical examination at the relevant Sibanye Stillwater Occupational Health Centre

Advantageous requirements:

  • Applicants who have the highest aggregate for the pure Mathematics and English in Grade 12
  • Applicants who achieve a psychometric evaluation outcome score of 4 or higher


Applicants will need to undergo an interview process, psychometric assessment and screening, which will be considered during allocation of Learnership.

Applicants must upload CVs, copies of ID and qualifications online.

Application Forms can be obtained from the Sibanye-Stillwater website

The selection process will not be delayed to accommodate applicants whose screening process is delayed for whatsoever reason.

Incomplete applications will not be considered for selection

Interested parties should complete online application form using the link below:

Website                           :

HR Contact Person         :      Daphney Rammedi at Beatrix Campus

Tel                                   :      057 733 8795

Recruiter                          :      Nokuthula Masophi

Contact                            :      010 001 1206

NB: Kindly note that HR personnel at the operations should assist internal applicants to apply should they need assistance.

How to apply?

To apply for the Sibanye-Stillwater Learnership 18.2 Learner Miner CLICK HERE

Applications close: 10 Oct 2019 South Africa Standard Time

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