Inspector Of Mines Vacancy At Department Of Mineral Resources Part 2

Are you looking for a career opportunity in Mining environment? Then you might want to consider applying for the Inspector of Mines vacancy at Department of Mineral Resources. The available position is reserved for occupational Hygiene. Interested candidates are required to quote the reference number of this post within their application form, DMR/19/0027.

Job Overview

Department Of Mineral Resources
Department Of Mineral Resources

The future qualified incumbent will be entitled to a level 11 salary which is worth R 697 011 per annum (all inclusive package). The vacant position is available in the Free State region, Welkom. In order to be eligible for this job, candidates must fulfil the minimum educational requirement which is a Grade 12 certificate. This qualification should be accompanied by a Mine Environmental Control certificate coupled with proper experience in the mining industry. Applicants with Intermediate Certificate are welcome to apply as well.

The aforementioned requirements must be accompanied by the following skills and competencies:

  • Knowledge of Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations as well as Legal proceedings
  • Knowledge of Labour Relations and Human Resource Act
  • Understanding of the department’s policies for optimal utilisation of mineral resources
  • Ability to apply and interpret Mine Health and Safety Act
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Negotiation, planning and organising skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Budget control
  • Communication skills
  • Ability to recommend mining engineering solutions
  • Creativity
  • Ability to analyse workload as well as work-related problems, implement and draft strategies to ensure improvement

Job Desks:

The Inspector of Mines vacancy at Department of Mineral Resources comes with the following responsibilities:

  • Oversee compliance to Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996, including inspections, audits and investigations on problems related to Occupational hygiene
  • Investigate Mine related contraventions, accidents and complaints along with analysing mine accidents and trends to decide high risk mines and take proper actions
  • Render surface, shafts and underground audits as well as inspections on occupational Hygiene matters at mines and provide appropriate written and verbal instructions
  • Consult, investigate and make recommendations to other departments on closure Certificates prospecting rights, mining permits and rights, township and EMP’s developments
  • Gather regional reports and give inputs to Head Office on the revision of Occupational Hygiene related regulations
  • Draft guidelines and standard directives, exemptions, instructions and permission

Application Procedure

The appointment of this position will be subjected to pre-medical exam of fitness and applicants must hold a valid code 08 driver’s license. Furthermore, Coloureds, Woman, Indians and people with disabilities are welcome and greatly encouraged to apply.

Submit your application no later than April 5, 2019 via post to: The DirectorGeneral, Department of Mineral Resources, Private Bag X59, Arcadia, 0007

Or, alternatively, hand deliver it to: Trevenna Campus, corner Meintjies and Francis Baard Street, former Schoeman.

Your submission must include:

  • Z83 application form
  • A certified copy of ID, driver’s license and qualifications
  • A SAQA evaluation report of foreign qualifications if any
  • Proof of citizenship for non-RSA citizens
  • A CV

For more information regarding the Inspector of Mines vacancy at Department of Mineral Resources, please refer to: Mr PH Nyaqcela Tel No: (057) 391 1371