02 Nov
Technical Support Specialist
South Carolina, Kathu 00000 Kathu USA

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Technical Support Specialist, to join our Kumba Iron Ore family. This is a key role within the Integrated Planning & Operating Model team that will work very closely with the Sishen Leadership Team and the General Manager. In this role you will be responsible to:

  • Support the Leadership Team through both good time and crises and change
  • Data analysis to support management to make informed decisions
  • Reporting and packaging of strategic messages to an array of audiences
  • Facilitate a culture in which safety and health is paramount and that results in zero fatalities
  • Analyse own behaviours and impact on others and adapt behaviours to suit context and circumstances
  • Observe ‘self’ in a variety of one-to-one and group encounters, reflecting and learning from the interactions, requesting feedback, and identifying opportunities for improvement
  • Recognise and accept the need to put the overall business needs ahead of their own and can deal with the internal conflict/stress that may generate
  • Understand your role as a team member and translate it into their day-to-day interactions
  • Understand the behavior of individuals and the effects on the team
  • Establish and nurture relationships with stakeholders, by use of effective listening and questioning to better understand the other person or group and support their true needs
  • Understand how to influence or negotiate with others, in order to achieve productive outcomes
  • Effectively balance positive interactions with getting the work done

This role is in the Integrated Planning & Operating Model Department at a Band 6 level reporting to


Manager Integrated Planning & Operating Model


You will need the following:

  • Grade 12
  • A Tertiary qualification (Engineering, Geology, Finance, Commercial) or equivalent qualifying NQF level 7 qualification
  • 3 years’ experience in the mining industry
  • Knowledge of Mining value chain
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Advanced Computer literacy skills – Proficient in MS Office
  • Must be medically fit

Additional Information

Who We AreWe aim to lead the industry by pursuing ever safer and more responsible ways of working, demonstrating integrity and showing care and respect for people and the planet? That means we are constantly seeking new opportunities to mine and process our products sustainably, using less water, less energy and more precise extraction technologies.As the custodians of coal and other precious natural resources – diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore and nickel – our extraordinary teams work safely and collaboratively, with the utmost consideration for local communities, our customers and the world at large.

What We OfferWhen 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. We’re a large, successful multinational company – and we’re still growing all the time.

Inclusion and DiversityAnglo 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 fulfill their potential.

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.

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