Senior Foreman Mechanical Surface Job at De Beers Group of Companies – in Rustenburg, North West

Job Description

Company Description

  • Join us as a Senior Foreman Mechanical Surface where you will be responsible for correcting and leading the maintenance team and ensuring compliance to Health and Safety Standards as per Mine Health and Safety Act whilst appointed as a Reg 2.9.2 appointee.

We have high standards. You’ll ensure we meet them.

Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world.

Anglo Platinum

We are the world’s leading primary producer of PGMs, which have a range of specialised applications that improve lives across the world – from vehicle fuel cells to jewellery; dentistry to glassmaking; pacemakers to petroleum refining.

Job Description

  • As a Senior Foreman Mechanical Surface, you will be responsible for managing the discipline of engineering supervisory, budget, and technical service. Compliance with operating relevant procedure Work instructions, MHSA compliance, Codes of Practices, procedures, and standards. Coordinate special projects and shutdowns manage PM compliance and prioritize duties towards the maintenance of equipment and services, budget setting and control, contactor management, and quality management

More of your responsibilities will include:
Assist the Operation Management team in developing an operational plan for the year to support the process in achieving throughput objectives

Undertake to plan the spares requirements according to the planned maintenance schedule and ensure their availability

Liaise with the Operation management team regarding daily, weekly and monthly progress to plan, budget, and employee resources

Oversee that all work practices are executed in compliance with legal requirements

Oversee the quality of workmanship and conduct regular inspections around the section and the operation

Plan daily, weekly and monthly work requirement and priorities with the operational team

Identify operational priorities within the section that would ensure the optimization of the section’s performance

Oversee that the required material, equipment, spares and staff are available to achieve the output

This role is in the Engineering Department at Band 7 and reports to the Section Engineer Production


  • Engineering Foreman Certificate as per Anglo American

Boiler making or Fitting Trade Certificate

Certified Competent 2.9.2

Additional Information

  • 2 years plus experience required as Foreman

Computer literate in full MS Office

Good analytical and decisions making skills

Valid code 08 licence and own reliable transport


Who We Are

We aim to lead the industry by pursuing ever safer and more responsible ways of working, demonstrating integrity and showing care and respect for people and the planet? That means we are constantly seeking new opportunities to mine and process our products sustainably, using less water, less energy and more precise extraction technologies.

As the custodians of coal and other precious natural resources – diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore and nickel – our extraordinary teams work safely and collaboratively, with the utmost consideration for local communities, our customers and the world at large.

What We Offer

When you join Anglo American, you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package. But more than this, you’ll find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programmes, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. We’re a large, successful multinational company – and we’re still growing all the time.

Inclusion and Diversity

Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.


About Company

Company: De Beers Group of Companies –

Company Location:  Rustenburg, North West

About De Beers Group of Companies -