Artisan Rigger

  • Full Time
  • Carltonville, South Africa

Murray & Roberts


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Artisan Rigger, to be based at Bentley Park near Carletonville, Gauteng. The successful candidate will report to the Foreman Engineering.

Minimum Requirements…

Suitable candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications and skills:

  • Grade 12 or NQF 4 equivalent
  • Section 26 Rigger/Ropes man Trade Certificate/MIETTB (Mining Industry Engineering Trades Training Board) Trade Certificate through a registered body, eg:  (i) Olifantsfontein, pre 1994; (ii) ESTC (Engineering Skills Training Centre) James Park; (iii) GFA (Goldfields Training Academy)
  • Valid First Aid certificate
  • Valid Code EB Driver’s licence
  • Good communication skill in English

Suitable candidates must have the following work experience:

  • 5+ Years mining industry experience (underground, surface and plant)
  • 5+ Years trade experience as a Rigger/Ropes man
  • Good knowledge of Raise drilling operations and methods will be added advantage

Job Specification…

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not be limited to:

  • Cost containment, high mean time to failure after repairs
  • Competent, motivated, disciplined and positive team
  • Effective self and team supervision in alignment with MRC values and leadership initiatives
  • Effective stakeholder engagements
  • Engineering equipment is repaired according to agreed standard, specifications and schedules
  • Electrical equipment installations are constructed and maintained according to agreed standards, procedures and specifications 
  • Compliance with SHEQ, MRC and client standards, policies, procedures and safety protocols


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