Seriti Coal Is Hiring: FACEBOSS UG, C UPPER – South Africa

Closing Date: 29 March 2023

Job Description

When applying, please submit a PDF version of your CV together with certified copies (certification within a 3-month period) of your ID, Drivers and qualifications.



The role:

The role is responsible to ensure the health and safety of the team, ensure adherence to all policies and procedures while safely extracting coal to meet production targets.

Ensure that Codes of Practices, Standard Operating Procedures and Legal Requirements are communicated and adhered to in area of responsibility.

Execute and achieve agreed operational planning and production targets for area of responsibility.Plan, lead, organise and control section of responsibility.

Supervise, coordinate and motivate the mining team in the area of responsibility.
The role is Mine Health and Safety Act. appointed in terms of: Section 7 (4) of the MH&SA you are appointed to carry out certain functions of the manager and Minerals Act Regulation 2.9. 2 in force in terms of Schedule 4.4 of the Mine Health and Safety Act 1996 (Act No. 26 of 1996) (“MH&SA”), you are appointed, as a Face Boss, to assist the Manger in enforcing observation of regulations

You will need:

Grade 12 / English Language and Maths – not literacy (NQF Level 4)

UG Rock Breaking qualification / UG Blasting Certificate (including Gas Testing, Strata Control and Ventilation)Minimum 2 years appointed as a MinerSolid knowledge of Mine Health and Safety Act, including keeping up to date with any changes to the Act

Knowledge of safety, health and environmental within the coal mining industrySound knowledge of core value chain and operational codes of practices and procedures

In-depth knowledge relating to underground mining operations as described in the operations manual for continuous miner operations
Knowledge of mine planning principles and processes
Good knowledge of equipment capabilities and operating principles. (Basic operating skills)

Basic understanding of engineering principles and practices
Valid driver’s licence – Code 10 (for personnel transporters – buses)
In possession of or able to obtain a certificate of fitness


Safety Courses S2 ORMP

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