Are you a licensed truck driver? Anglo American is hiring!

Job Summary

Anglo American Platinum has a vacancy for a Truck Operator.

Closing Date: 26 January, 2024

  • Reference Id: REF55152G
  • Experience / Work Type: Entry Level / Permanent Employee

Location: Mokopane, South Africa

We have an exciting position for a Truck Operator OC who will be responsible for effectively operating the Truck to transport and dump large loads according to operational needs.

Job Description

We are currently seeking to employ a Truck Operator OC to join our Platinum family at our Mogalakwena Operation. This is a key role within the Mining team where you will be responsible to: 

  • Attend the pre-shift line-up and complete daily pre-check inspection
  • Report any defects observed to Dispatch Controller
  • Refuel truck, top up oil and tyre pressures as required
  • Log onto truck before operation activities commence
  • Receive assignments via computer panel and follows instructions
  • Maintain proper following distances and monitor condition of roads

  • Communicates with other operators and supervisor via radio system to co-ordinate activities
  • Utilizes graphic console to obtain current assignments
  • Ensures trucks are operated according to safety and health specifications
  • Identify and appoint spotter as and when required
  • Open two-way communications with team members and supervisor
  • Provide support to team members in job execution
  • Complete equipment / shift change checklists and distribute data correctly
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This role in the Mining Department at a B3 Level, reporting to the Production Foreman

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Haul truck certificate (Rigid dump truck/haul truck)
  • Valid driving license code 08 or 14

Important: applications without qualification related attachments and certificates related to the role will NOT be considered


  • One-year Truck Operator operation experience

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.

Closing date:  26 January 2024

Working at Anglo American Platinum

Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine.

When you join Anglo American, you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, but more than this, you’ll find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programmes, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. 

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Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.


  • Katlego Malope

    Katlego is a final-year student at the University of Johannesburg. Apart from bouncing molecules against each other in the Chemistry lab, she loves curating job opportunites for fellow youth. Katlego is also quite a singer!

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