Mechanical and Electrical Leanership : Exxaro

Job Description

  • Exxaro is a coal and minerals mining company in South Africa, with offices and operating facilities across Africa, Australia, Asia and Europe. Formerly known as “Kumba Resources”, Exxaro is one of the biggest black-owned resources companies in South Africa.
  • Exxaro Coal Mpumalanga have a learnership programme for students who wish to pursue a career in Engineering. The learnership includes practical workplace experience and structured learning.
  • Exxaro learnerships available in the following fields:
  • Mechanical and Electrical


  • South African citizen
  • Reside within close proximity to Belfast (within a 50km radius)
  • Completed Matric
  • Must have achieved a minimum of 40% or an E symbol for Matric Mathematics and English
  • Must have completed an NCV 4 with a minimum of 40% or an E symbol
  • Students who completed Matric at a Technical High School must have achieved a minimum of 40% or an E symbol
  • Electrical trade students – must have a achieved a minimum of 40% for all subjects on an NCV 4 N3 qualification
  • Mechanical trade students – must have achieved a minimum N2 qualification with 4 subjects (Mechanical Trades must have completed Trade Theory, Plater/ Welders must have completed Structural Drawings)Not currently employed
  • Good command of the English language (able to read, write and speak English)
  • Have a valid driver’s license (advantageous but not essential)
  • In good medical health – a medical examination will be conducted by Exxaro