Boilermaker Assistant at Liqhobong Mine


Liqhobong Mining Development Company (Pty) Ltd, a subsidiary of Firestone Diamonds PLC, invites suitably qualified and competent Basotho to apply for the vacant position of Boilermaker Assistant.

Job purpose

To assist the artisans with the routine assessment of the workplace conditions, safety and efficiency of tools, machinery and equipment with the aim of maximizing production and minimizing plant downtime.

Under the direct supervision of the Boilermaker, the incumbent will carry out the following duties and responsibilities;

• Ensure that maintenance job cards are received and captured;
• Basic use and knowledge of trade tools and equipment;
• Ensure compliance and adherence to SHE policies, programmes, practices, safety standards and regulations;
• Ensure proper storage of tools and boilermaking equipment;
• Ensure proper housekeeping in the workplace;
• Continually seek own development and learning opportunities within the mine;

Legal and other requirements

• Police clearance and medical examinations of fitness;
• Valid driver’s license;
• Free from vertigo and not colour blind

Qualifications and experience

• COSC/Matric plus Certificate in Boilermaking or a relevant trade test certificate from a recognized / accredited institution
• Mining or Construction experience desirable;
• Some technical background will be an added advantage
• Computer literacy

Skills and competencies

• Time management;
• Optimal use of materials and spares;
• Able to adhere to set schedules;
• Posses a level of physical work endurance
• Good verbal written and communication skills


• Consistent with agreed principles of correct moral conduct
• Ability to work in a team environment;
• Ability to actively show willingness to work overtime and be available for call-outs.

Application letters including a detailed CV and certified copies of relevant qualifications should be submitted to:

The Human Resource Department Liqhobong Mining Development Company 5th Floor Letsie Office Park
Constitution Road
OR The Human Resources Department
Liqhobong Mining Development Company Mine Site – Main Office Block

Email: [email protected]

Closing date for submission of applications is Friday 2nd August 2019
Disclaimer: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted