Sibanye-Stillwater is dependent on a healthy, skilled, trained and committed workforce, capable of completing tasks safely and productively. Efforts to develop and empower employees are ongoing, and form part of a drive to continuously improve the quality of life of those who sustain the Group's business.

Sibanye-Stillwater is committed to fair and progressive employment practices; providing long-term employment opportunities with the scope for employees to grow and develop their potential. A strategic imperative is to protect the safety, health and wellbeing of employees. This takes precedence over production in every instance.

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External Bursaries 18.2

Apply now Job no: 494146
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Free State
Categories: Mining
Grade: NG





External Bursaries 18.2





Closing Date:

23 April 2019

Job Grading:


Type of employment

Fixed Term

No of Positions


  Sibanye-Stillwater is offering study opportunities at the following Universities in 2019: University of Johannesburg, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Pretoria and North-West University

Pre- screening and psychometric evaluation will form part of the selection process. Short listed candidates will be requested to attend a panel interview and psychometric evaluation.  Applicants who receive no response to their applications within 14 days may consider their application for the position to be unsuccessful.

 Sibanye-Stillwater is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.

A limited number of positions are being offered to local and labour sending community members for a full time study opportunity in line with the Sibanye’s business needs in the following disciplines:

  • BSc Mining Engineering
  • BSc Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Metallurgy/Chemical Engineering
  • BSc Geology/Honours
  • Survey

The appointee should:

  • Have a minimum Grade 12 Matric Certificate with University Acceptance (Mid-year results will be provisionally considered if currently studying)
  • Have the minimum university acceptance APS of 23
  • Achieved a minimum of at least: English 5 (60%+), Mathematics 5(60%+) and Physical Science 5 (60%+)
  • Reside in Beatrix Labour sending Area or local community
  • Be declared medically fit for the position and environment, as determined by a risk-based medical examination at the relevant Sibanye Stillwater Occupational Health Centre

Advantageous requirements:

  • Applicants who have above 60% aggregate for Mathematics and English in grade-12
  • Applicants who achieve an evaluation outcome score of 4 or higher


  • Final allocation is dependent on application obtaining an acceptance letter from the University.
  • Applicants will need to undergo an interview process and psychometric assessment.
  • Applicants must upload Proof of residence, CV, certified (SAPS) copies of ID and qualifications online
  • Preference will be given to applicants from Beatrix local communities and labour sending areas who meet the institution’s registration requirements.

Interested parties should complete online application form using the link below:

Website                             :

HR Contact Person              : Fulufhelo Mashovha / Maripe Matjokotja

Recruitment Person             : Polelo Matloga

Tel                                     : 011 278 9664

NB: Kindly visit the nearest TEBA should you need assistance, alternative kindly contact the recruiter that appears on this advert


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