Implats: Engineering Learner-Fitting


Situated in Springs (Gauteng), Impala Platinum is an equal opportunity mining company committed to transformation, excellence and the recruitment of individuals who have the potential, attributes and passion to thrive in a changing and goal-orientated environment.

Purpose of the Job / Learnership

To provide an opportunity for successful candidates to participate in a Mechanical Engineering (Fitting) learnership programme in order to attain artisanship by means of trade testing.

Minimum Qualification and Requirements

  • Completed N2 or NCV4 certificate in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Subjects at N2 level:  Mathematics, Engineering Science, Mechano Technology / Mechanical trade theory, Engineering Drawing;
  • Must have a basic understanding of the applicable trade.
  • Medically fit for both the Refineries and mining operations.

Training Programme / Duties and Responsiblities

  • Thirty six (36) months learnership with a set training programme under the auspices of the MQA.
  • The learnership will also provide the incumbent with a sound understanding on how to perform first line maintenance on mechanical equipment to ensure the plant / operations performance is maintained within normal operating parameters.

Important Notes

  • Kindly attach your CV, copies of your qualifications and ID – incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Shortlisted candidates may be subjected to psychometric assessments – Impala Platinum Ltd reserves the right not to make an appointment.
  • In the event that you do not hear from the Human Resources Department within 30 days after the closing date of applications, your application can be viewed as unsuccessful.
  • Preference will be given to employees from the designated groups in line with the provisions of the Employment Equity Act, the company’s recruitment policy and Employment Equity Plan.
  • Impala Platinum Limited complies with the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013.  Your personal information will be processed in a lawful, legitimate and responsible manner.  By submitting your application you give your express & informed consent to process your personal information for recruitment purposes.