Seriti is recruiting for Mine Overseer

Seriti currently holds a vacant post for a Mine Overseer based in Standerton, Mpumalanga

Closing date: 04 June 2024

Location: Standerton, Mpumalanga

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Ensures the effective management of employees to achieve all Safety, Health, Environmental, Planning and Production targets
  • Legal responsibility for all activities under his/her control with regards to safety

  • Responsible for the day-to-day management for his/her section with regards to safety, production and costs
  • Planning in short and medium term to ensure targets are met
  • Communicates all relevant legal and operational policies, procedures, standards and guidelines and ensures that these are implemented and followed

  • Ensure that operational planning and production targets are achieved
  • Develops and maintains constructive working relationships with other operational managers to compliment the operational value chain
  • Meeting production targets with strict adherence to maintenance and production schedules


  • BSc Eng., B Tech, Advanced Diploma, B Eng. or National Diploma in Coal Mining/Engineering
  • UG Blasting Certificate/Rock Breaking qualification for Fiery Mines
  • Mine Overseer’s Certificate of Competency
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience as an appointed underground Shiftboss in a production environment

  • Completed 1000 UG risk shifts
  • Sound knowledge of Safety Systems, Regulations and Standards with high regard for safety and good safety record
  • Sound knowledge of underground operations
  • Good managerial, supervisory, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of the Mine Health and Safety Act

  • Ability to plan, co-ordinate, control activities, cope with pressure, innovative and a self-starter
  • Have sound knowledge of safety systems and standards and high regard to safety, regulations and standards
  • Computer literate: MS Office
  • Valid driver’s license
  • In possession or able to obtain a valid Certificate of Fitness


  • Safety Courses S2 ORMP
  • Acting Experience as an underground Mine Overseer
  • ECSA
  • Coaching and Mentoring Training

Please note:

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  • A CV with certified copies (certification within a 3-month period) of relevant qualifications, together with ID document & valid driver’s license must be accompanied with your application
  • Appointments will be made in line with Employment Equity targets
  • All applicants are thanked for their interest

  • Applications which have not been responded to within 30 days of closing date should be regarded as unsuccessful
  • Communication will be with shortlisted candidates only

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