Exxaro Learnerships 2017 – 2018

Exxaro is a top 40 JSE constituent and a South Africa founded Mining group, previously known as Kumba Resources.  This mining group specializes in large coal mining and heavy minerals.  They offer young, talented individuals the opportunity to enter the mining industry as learners, via their Exxaro Learnerships program. They aim at expanding, and becoming a ‘mine of the future’, with great development in the industry. They also promote ‘sustainable engineering’ and ‘zero waste emissions’.

They concentrate on mining in Coal, Base Metals, Ferro-alloys, Mineral Sands and Iron.  Exxaro has mining operations all over the world with the Africa continent operation being the largest, then their Asia and Australia concerns.  The mining industry is overflowing with many opportunities.  If you have a passion for this industry you should apply.

Their learnerships program holds many benefits for successful candidates. If you are into one of the fields mentioned below and adhere to all requirements, you may apply.

Exxaro Learnerships Available

The company usually has learnerships available within the following fields:

  • Environmental
  • Mining Engineering
  • Community Development
  • Mechanical Management
  • Human Resources
  • Information Management

Exxaro Learnerships Requirements

Each of the learnerships provided by the company has its own requirements.

To apply for their learnership in Engineering candidate require the following:

  • Grade 12 education with E or higher for English and Mathematics
  • Must have a driver’s license
  • Possess a South African ID
  • Technical Grade 12 – All subjects on E or higher – English, Science, Mathematics, Trade Theory & Technical Drawing
  • N2 Qualification – English, Engineering Drawing, Mathematics & Engineering Science
  • N2 Plater – English, Mathematics, Engineering Science/Engineering Drawing & Structural Drawing With relevant trade theory
  • N3 – Electrical Trade
  • NVC 4 – All subjects E or higher

To apply for their learnership in Engineering candidate require the following:

  • Grade 12 education with E or higher for English and Mathematics
  • Must have a driver’s license
  • Possess a South African ID

You also need to be a South Africa citizen and will need to pass a medical examination (done at Exxaro), as well as a psychometric evaluation. Candidates on the shortlist will be contacted for an interview, they may also be asked to partake in a competency evaluation. For qualification, candidates must pass all requirements and tests, yet, this does not automatically qualify a candidate for a learnership. Exxaro still has the right to select candidates from the candidates who make it to the interview process.

Candidates who do get selected to join the company’s learnership program must be committed to all Company Rules & Regulations. They must also be willing to take responsibility for their own performance within the learning program.

Exxaro Learnerships Application

Learnerships online applications process are only made available once the company opens their applications. Additionally, candidates interested can inquire at their Campus Career Centers or find out from one of the Exxaro offices about any open learnerships available. Once you have completed the form you can hand them into an Exxaro representative or e-mail them using their website or deliver it to one of the Exxaro business offices.

 

Exxaro Learnerships Closing Date

Check their website for new for learnership applications. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, candidates who have not heard from the company within 21 days, after closing dates, are asked to consider their applications as unsuccessful.

Please note, Exxaro has the right to verify each candidate’s qualifications. The company is committed to equal opportunity, and a diverse workforce, thus they have the right to make appointments with candidates of their choosing. Applications that do not fulfill all the specifications as stipulated, will not be considered, including later entries, incomplete or unsigned applications.