Rio Tinto, one of the largest metals and mining companies in the world, is inviting suitable individuals to submit an application and join its Minerals Processing Learnership intake for 2023. Before submitting an application, make sure to review the minimum qualifications to find out if you’re eligible for consideration.
About Rio Tinto
Founded in 1873, the Rio Tinto Group is the second-largest metal producer and mining company in the world. It produces copper, iron ore, gold, diamonds, uranium as well as refined bauxite. In 2019, the company posted a US$43.165 billion revenue and operating income of US$11.466 billion. Currently, the Rio Tinto Group has a global workforce numbering close to 47,000 employees.
Rio Tinto and Blue Horizon’s venture in KwaZulu-Natal is Richard Bay Minerals, one of the leading heavy mineral sands producers in the world. As South Africa’s leading mineral sands producer, RBM has been a big contributor to KwaZulu-Natal communities for more than 40 years.
Rio Tinto RBM-SA Minerals Processing Learnership 2023
The role is based at Rio Tinto’s Richards Bay Minerals facility operating in KwaZulu-Natal and is open only to female applicants looking to pursue a career in Mineral Processing.
Who should apply?
In order to be considered for the position, you must meet its minimum eligibility criteria:
- A female South African citizen
- Completed matric with Science and Math subjects or 4x N3 subjects including Mathematics, Science, and Mineral Processing subjects
- Must have a valid national driver’s license
How to Apply
Applications must include the following documents:
- A brief statement showing why the applicant chose to pursue pursue such a career
- A comprehensive CV
- Relevant trade certifications (certified copies)
- ID documents (certified copies)
- Certified copy of driver’s license
Eligible applicants will need to fill out an online application form on Rio Tinto’s recruitment platform. Click the link below to get started:
The deadline for submission of applications is on 9 September 2022.
For enquiries related to the RBM Apprenticeship Programme 2019, send it via email to RTgraduaterecruitmentsupport@riotinto.com
Click the link for a PDF copy of the Rio Tinto RBM-SA Minerals Processing Learnership 2023 advert page.
Please refrain from making any queries if the internship is no longer available. Alternatively, you may view our other graduate programme, internship, and learnership listings that are currently accepting applications.