Petra Diamond Internship Programme Cullinan Gauteng

Cullinan, Gauteng

Maintain equipment according to sound engineering practice and equipment specifications.


Responsible for:
o Conveyor maintenance; electrical distribution and control cable installation – jointing and termination; electrical motor

installation and replacement; gully box installation and maintenance; medium voltage protection systems; medium
voltage switching; motor control centre and distribution board installation; overhead crane maintenance; installation
of lighting systems; maintenance of electrical equipment (e.g. MV and LV switchgear; electrical motors; lighting
systems); MCC panels; electrical distribution boards 

Tend to electrical breakdowns on trackless machinery 

Responsible for trade related administration 

Conduct on-the-job training for allocated apprentices 

Support the Health and Safety Representative 

Required to perform other duties that may be reasonably expected from you within the company from time to time 

Work rotational shifts, overtime, do standby and be available for call-outs should the need arise 

Work according to the Mine’s Code of Practice, and report any observations of this not being done 

Required to perform other duties that may reasonably be expected within the Company from time to time. 

Ensure compliance to Statutory requirements and Petra’s Diamonds Mine Policies, Procedures and Code of Practice


Grade 10 

N2 Certificate or equivalent qualification 

Qualified Electrician Trade Certificate through a recognised institution and apprenticeship** 

3 years post Apprenticeship/Qualification experience as an Electrician 

Valid Drivers’ License
** Candidates holding a QCTO (Section 26D) Trade Test, where the learning route is not specified on the Certificate, must submit the
following: Statement of results issued by an accredited MQA trade test centre as well as evidence of training conducted at a technical
training centre (e.g. Portfolio of Evidence, Logbooks). Should these documents not be submitted the application will not be
considered. Candidates holding S28 Trade Test certificates from non-Mining Sector centres will not be considered.


Grade 12 

Computer Literacy


Able to communicate in English (written & verbal) 

Pass Vienna Assessment (level 2) – this assessment will be done on Mine 

Analytical thinking; Attention to Detail; Accuracy; Continuous learning; Diversity; Planning; Problem Solving.

Cullinan Diamond Mine is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups in line
with the Company’s Employment Equity Policy and Plan and internal candidates. Pre-screening, profile testing, assessments, medical and
security clearance form part of the recruitment and selection process. Short listed candidates will be required to attend a panel interview. 
Employment of the successful candidate is subject to the aforementioned criteria. Preference will be given to candidates who reside within
our host labour sending areas (proof of residence may be requested). 

If you are already employed by Petra Diamonds – please submit an authorised internal application form, your CV, SAPS Certified ID and
supporting documents/qualifications.

Prospective applicants who, at the time of lodging an application to this advertisement, are employed through Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV should
note that Petra Diamonds reserves the right to disclose such an application to Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV.

Kindly complete an application form (available on, and forward together with
your CV, SAPS Certified Qualifications (Trade Test), Valid Driver’s Licence and ID by 8 April
2019Please note that incomplete application forms and documentation will not be considered. 

If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. Petra Diamonds reserves the right not to fill this position. 

Please note that Petra Diamonds does not at any time require any form of payment for recruitment purposes. If you are approached in this
regard, you should report the incident immediately via one of the following hotlines: Toll Free: +27 31 571 5573; Free fax: +27 31 560 7395;
Email:; Free Post: KZ 138, Umhlanga Rocks, 4320; Website:

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