The closing date for applications is Friday, the 19th March 2021.

Support Line Management to maintain safety and CEM compliance.

  • Job Functions: Health and Safety.
  • Industries: Mining.


  • Capital and operating budgets for emergency services.
  • Contractor management – On site fire / rescue paramedics.
  • Day to day management of contracted emergency services.
  • Interface with specialized external emergency facilities including airlift evacuation when required.
  • Informs HSES teams and line management of all incidents and progress on response and treatment.
  • New developments and continual improvement in medical and fire emergency services and rescue.
  • Provides operational management with a clear direction regarding Crisis and Emergency Management on site.
  • Maintain an operational Crisis and Emergency Management (CEM) Plan at site level and monitor the ongoing implementation.


  • Serious contenders will have a Degree / National Diploma in HSE and a minimum of 4 years’ experience in clinical work as an AEA / ILS of which at least 1 year in a supervisory position.
  • Being Registered with HPCSA Intermediate Life Support (ILS) Practitioner is essential.
  • NFPA accredited Fire Fighting I & II is essential.
  • The following skills are essential: Confined space rescue; high angle I & II rope rescue; basic aquatic (surface) rescue; trench rescue.
  • Having attended a snake handling & defensive driving course is essential.
  • A driver’s license for either Code 11 or 14 with a professional driving permit (PDP) is essential.
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office Suite (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.) is essential.
  • Experience in a managerial position in the mining environment is advantageous.

Desired Skills:

  • Ambulance Emergency Assistant
  • Intermediate Life Support
  • HPCSA Intermediate Life Support (ILS) Practitioner
  • Fire Fighting I & II
  • Confined space rescue
  • High angle I & II rope rescue
  • Snake Handling
  • Defensive driving
  • Professional driving permit (PDP)

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Diploma

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