Murray & Roberts is Looking For An Operator To Work On Efficient Underground Excavations

Murray & Roberts is Looking For An Operator To Work On Efficient Underground Excavations

  • Location: Thabazimbi, South Africa
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Closing Date: 14 May 2024

About Murray & Roberts

Murray & Roberts Holdings Ltd. is a South African-based engineering and mining contractor. It is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange. The Group delivers its capabilities into three global primary market sectors the resources, industrial, energy, water and specialised infrastructure market sectors.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not be limited to:

  • Conduct safe and efficient underground excavations through the operation of large and small Raise Bore machines to achieve production targets
  • Effective supervision of team’s daily tasks
  • Cost containment through effective and safe use of raise bore drilling machines, adhere to OEM specifications
  • Conduct morning meetings and complete the relevant checklists, risk /safety documents as required
  • Self and team understand and comply with M&RC’s standards, policies, procedures and safety protocols
  • Effective stakeholder engagement to ensure smooth workflows
  • Effective self and team management and alignment with M&RC’s values and leadership initiatives


Suitable candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications and skills:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Certified as competent B
  • Certified competent as a Raise Drilling Operator
  • Engineering Trade Certificate [advantageous]
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Good English communication skills (written and verbal)

 Suitable candidates must have the following work experience:

  • At least 3 years of experience operating a raise drilling machine on a raise drilling operation
  • Ability to supervise a team and complete administrative requirements [reporting, checklists, safety documentation]
  • Understanding of a baseline risk assessment with ability to complete an issue based risk assessment independently [Essential]

Also Check: bp Graduate Internship Programme- C&P – Supply Chain – South Africa

Glencore Coal SA Work Integrate Learning Program

Follow Amathuba Plug on WhatsApp

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You cannot copy content of this page