Gold Fields Is Hiring: Rigger – South Africa
Closing Date: 22 February 2023
Grade 12/N3 or equivalent
Relevant Trade Certificate.
Have 2 years’ experience as a rigger within a mechanized mining environment with Shaft Slinging experience.
Be declared medically fit for the position and environment, as determined by a risk-based medical examination at the Gold Fields Occupational Health Centre and pass a Heat Tolerance Screening test, and such other tests as may be required to assess the applicant’s suitability for employment
Proven track record in safety leadership
Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensure health and safety of self and team members by applying relevant standards and procedures in all planning and execution of maintenance activitiesPerform 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
Transporting/slinging of trackless equipment and machinery at the Rebuild workshop to underground
Assisting with the recovery of broken down or redundant mining machinery and equipment from the mine face
Identify spares requirements and book against the maintenance defect log system
Maintaining registers and records of all equipment as required by the Mine’s applicable Codes of Practice and Standards