Kumba Iron Ore Learnerships 2013

Anglo American’s iron ore miner, Kumba Iron Ore, is inviting applications from suitably qualified individuals with a Grade 12 certificate for its learnership programme. The programme will cover two arears of training, the Learnership in Mineral Processing – which may last for up-to 24 months and the Surface Mining Excavation skills programme for a duration of up-to 12 months.

The role

The following programmes are offered, namely:

•  Learnership Mineral Processing for duration to the maximum of 24 months and

•  Surface Mining Excavation skills programme focusing on Drilling, Hauling and Loading for duration to a maximum of 12 months. Learners who are found and declared competent stand an opportunity to be appointed permanently when positions are available.

 You will need

  • Ability to work in a team, Knowledge of equipment/tools, Interpersonal Skills, Communication Skills and the ability to learn. Ability to perform physical demanding duties.


 •  Grade 12

•  You will be required to pass a medical fitness certificate in order to be considered for this position.

•  Preference will be given to candidates that reside in the Thabazimbi Local Municipality.


During the period of training learners will on receive a salary but a stipend allowance in accordance with Kumba Iron Ore Ltd. Regulations

Additional Information

It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that valid copies of qualifications and/or licences required as indicated in the job requirements for this role is attached. In the interest of an efficient, fair and objective process, incomplete applications and/ or late applications will not be considered.

Appointments will be made in line with Employment Equity targets

Kumba Iron Ore employees must attach a signed K009 form with their application, any application submitted without the signed K009 form will not be considered

Internal Applicants can apply via ONE of the following:


•  GSS Local Walk-in-Center situated at the Main Building

•  SMS – sms job reference number to 35641 (This functionality will only work if your details are registered on the Anglo American vacancy database)

•  Via Fax nr 086 212 7414, or Via e-mail on ThabazimbiCorporate1@angloamerican.com

If you have not been contacted within 6 weeks of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application had been unsuccessful; correspondence will only be with shortlisted candidates. Enquiries can be made at the following number: 014 777 3246.  Closing date for advertisements 17 August 2012

   Ref.  703875

2 Replies to “Kumba Iron Ore Learnerships 2013”

    1. Hi Simon,

      This learnership closed on the 17 August 2012. I advice you to be on the look out for similar opportunities here on the Bursary Bin. And in the future please do not leave your contact details in comment forms on any website as they may put your personal security at risk. Please also follow the instructions on how to apply as stated in the advert.

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