Learnership Programme at Anglo American

Goedehoop Colliery in Mpumalanga, owned by Anglo American- one of the world’s largest mining companies, is offering Engineering Learnership opportunities in the following disciplines:

  • Electrician
  • Fitter
  • Plater
  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Instrumentation Mechanician

Primary Job Purpose

The Engineering Learner fulfils a shift role at the Engineering department. In conjunction with his/her team he/she is required to assist the artisan with routine tasks that he/she has been trained in such as maintaining equipment & machinery. The successful candidates will take part in a Learnership programme leading to the selected qualification and qualified Artisan.


  • Sound knowledge of Safety Systems, Regulations and Standards with a high regard to safety and an excellent safety record.
  • Minimum Grade 12 with Maths (not Maths literacy & Functional Maths) and Physical Science or
  • Minimum N2 Technical qualification with relevant subjects i.e:
  • – Electrician – Maths, Engineering Science, Industrial Electronics, Electrical Theory.
  • – Fitter – Maths, Engineering Science, Engineering Drawing, Fitting & Machining Trade Theory.
  • – Instrumentation Mechanician – Maths, Engineering Science, Industrial Electronics, Instrument Trade Theory.
  • – Plater – Maths, Engineering Science, Plating & Structural Drawing, Platers Theory
  • – Diesel Mechanic – Maths, Engineering  Science, Diesel Trade Theory, Engineering Drawings
  • Subjects with F symbols will not be accepted.
  • A valid K53 provincial driver’s license.
  • Candidates must be able and prepared to undergo a psychometric assessment.
  • Must be in possession of or able to obtain a certificate of fitness.
  • Must be able and willing to work shifts, standby & call outs when required.
  • Be able to cope with pressure, be innovative & a self-starter.
  • Be able to identify faults without supervision.
  • Experience in the Mining Sector will be advantageous.

How to apply

Applications close on 27 February 2017. Click here to apply online