Controller OCC - South32, Wessels Mine

Location: Hotazel Posted Date: January 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 570443010 Careermine Job Id: 1829002


  • The purpose of the role is to monitor and control plant and process equipment in a safe and efficient manner, assist with overall control, monitoring and capturing of Production Metrics, Production Breakdowns, Decline access, Fire detection, key control, stop for safety registers and facilitating emergency situations according to procedure.


  • Serious contenders will have a Grade 12 with Mathematics/Grade 10 (internal candidates only) and a minimum of 3 years underground experience;
  • Driver's license is essential;
  • Computer literacy in MS Office Suite is essential;
  • Blasting Certificate or recognized Trade test will be advantageous;
  • Previously experience in control room will be advantageous.


  • Ensure accurate capturing of all incidents, operational and safety related, in appropriate systems;
  • Coordinate communications between Operations and Maintenance to facilitate downtimes and operational activities;
  • Effective communication with all employees and contractors during execution of duties;
  • Monitor continuous measurement systems related to health, safety and production measures and respond to deviations in an appropriate manner;
  • Ensure Data integrity of Operations Control Centre System;
  • Coordinate Incident Management and Emergency action plans;
  • Consolidate End-Of-Shift Reports;
  • Compile Production, Maintenance, Operational and Management Reports.

Please apply online by entering the preferred position reference nr at our website Applications close 27 January 2020 at 17H00.
South32 has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility.