Product Competence Specialist – M1 Jobs at Sandvik in Kempton Park, Gauteng

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Sandvik company opens jobs for Product Competence Specialist - M1 positions in the Gauteng region. The type of work we provide is Full-time.

The criteria for the employees we need are having Business Development, Marketing, & Product Management skills with Mid-Senior level experience, as well as employees who are honest, disciplined and responsible.

The estimated salary offered by this company is quite competitive around R 4 500 - R 15 000 (per month). However, the salary can go up or down depending on the company that decides it.

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Job Information

Position:Product Competence Specialist - M1
Region:Gauteng, Kempton Park - Gauteng
Job Function:Business Development, Marketing, Product Management
Seniority Level:Mid-Senior level
Salary:ZAR 4.500 - ZAR 15.000 per Month
Employment Type:Full-time

Job Description

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a global leading supplier in equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. Applications include rock drilling, rock cutting, loading, and hauling, tunneling and quarrying.
The focus lies on bringing value to customers through high-performing products that increase productivity and safety as well as to provide services and flexible maintenance programs that extend uptime and cut costs.
The role
The purpose of this role is to ensure optimal output from Sandvik Product by enhancing in facilitation, knowledge and skill transfer to operators. Product capability will be one of the drivers by operational undertaking which will be in line with a specific requirement. Planning, Organizing, Leading and Controlling project and non-project teams in drive results will be the focus in this position. Comprehensive feedback and reporting to all the stakeholders with the aim to improve our offering and be more competitive in the market will be important. This service is rendered to Sandvik clients (internal & external)
Key performance areas

  • Collaboration of Operator Academy and Business Development to help our customers realize their goals by optimizing in training deliverables within defined guidelines.
  • To undertake effective operator training and coaching to ensure optimal machine performance and output.
  • Delivery on detailed Projects/Trails progress report with recommendations.
  • Analyzing operational process with relation to Sandvik mechanized equipment.
  • Identifying operator skill gaps and implementing continuous improvement methods.
  • Addressing Business Development needs in relation to equipment operation.
  • Continuous communication with Product Support Managers and addressing changes related to training material and operator trainer knowledge and skills.
  • Ensure that safety standards are priority and a safe culture is promoted in all activities.
  • Ensure trained operators are capable to work effectively and safe without supervision in the work place.

Your profile

  • Matric (Grade 12) or equivalent Qualification
  • MQA Assessor registration
  • Moderator Certificate
  • Train The Trainer’s Certificate
  • Project management qualification
  • MQA Registered Operator Trainer
  • Management qualification
  • Basic computer literacy
  • English language proficiency
  • Code 08 Licence and own transport
  • SME in Sandvik machines.
  • Presentation and communication skills
  • Principled in Planning, Organizing, Leading and Controlling.
  • OD-ETDP qualification essential
  • Trade test or equivalent Engineering related qualifications
  • Blasting Certificate or equivalent Mining related qualifications


  • At least 3-5 years of Operator Training experience with the following as advantageous:
  • Underground and Surface mining (exposed to Sandvik product)
  • Soft rock continuous miner’s, Bolters, Mercury, and LS machines
  • Hard Rock Load and Haul, Trucks, Drills (Bolters & Drill Rigs including Long Hole) & MPV
  • Continuous Miner’s experience
  • Metalliferous/Coal mining environment

How To Apply
Please apply online through Sandvik website at
Applications close: 28 August 2023
Please note that in line with our EE Plan, HDSA (Historically disadvantaged South African) candidates will be given first preference.
Please note that you must be physically and medically fit to work in a mining environment including meeting all customer vaccination requirements. Attach the vaccination certificate to the application.
We offer an interesting role in an international business environment as well as opportunities for professional development. At Sandvik, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business, and, thereby, our customers.


  • Bonus for overtime
  • Gain experience
  • Comfortable work environment

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Company Information


Industry: Mining

Sandvik is a Swedish engineering multinational company. It is one of the world’s leading providers of metal cutting tools, mining and construction equipment, advanced metal and mining materials. It was founded in 1862 by Göran Fredrik Göransson, who was the first in Sweden to start the production of steel using the Bessemer method. Sandvik’s core focus is the manufacture and sale of metal cutting tools, mining and construction equipment. It has operations in over 150 countries with over 140 manufacturing sites and 32,00 staff. The company also provides advanced metal and mining materials, engineering services, and global application and process development. It has a broad product portfolio that includes cutting tools for the metalworking and mining industries, crushers, screeners and advanced materials, and drilling tools such as tunneling and surface rigs.

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