Hire Resolve’s client in the mining industry is urgently seeking the expertise of a Shaft and Construction Timberman in Gauteng.
Ensure health and safety of self and team members, working on the conveyances by applying relevant standards and procedures in all planning and execution of maintenance activities
Perform inspections in accordance with the Mine Health and Safety Act regulations, and Company Standards
Contribute to a culture of zero harm by adhering to all requirements as laid down by legislation, health, safety, environmental, security policies, and procedures, and by the application of specific instructions to own work area and task completion
Conduct pre-work assessments on each job and participate in safety meetings
Perform basic construction work in the laying of concrete for building works, laying of water lines, erecting notice signs, barricading of sites / worked out areas within the section, assisting in the pulling of the reef, and assisting Artisans in the maintenance of equipment
Conduct inspections of the hanging side and footwall on a weekly basis, to ensure the area is safe within each section
Inspect the shaft barrel on a weekly basis to ensure construction is safe, by checking the shaft barrel concrete, bunting boxes, buntings, and guides, and assist Artisans when required
Supervise the Shaft Timberman Assistants in carrying out basic construction work, changing of pipes and shaft barrel inspections
Control the use of explosives for blasting and maintain a record of explosives
Blasting Certificate applicable to hard rock mining
At least 2 years of experience working in a shaft and construction environment
Salary: R750K/yr - R950K/yr, negotiable
Training & Development
If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or emailing your CV to Hire Resolve at firstname.lastname@example.org
You are also welcome to contact Esmari Marais on LinkedIn.
Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.