HR, Training and Human Capital

Our excellence lies in continuously developing a skilled, motivated, high performing and diverse workforce. Mintek continues to drive effective implementation of its Human Resources Strategy by ensuring that we grow talent from within especially from our pipeline development initiatives and aggressively recruiting and retaining staff.

Careers @ MINTEK

MINVAC (Mintek Vacancies)

Mintek, South Africa’s national mineral research organisation, is one of the world’s leading technology organisations specialising in mineral processing, extractive metallurgy and related areas. Working closely with industry and other R&D institutions, Mintek provides service test work, process development and optimisation, consulting and innovative products to clients world-wide.

Vacancies will be filled in accordance with Mintek’s Employment Equity Plan. All enquiries should be addressed to:

Joy Tsoku - 011 709 4971

Roschelle Naidoo - 011 709 4377

MINTEK Human Resources and Development Division
Private Bag X3015, Randburg, South Africa 2125.
E-mail: careers@mintek.co.za

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Mintek corporate profile and other corporate information

We currently have opportunities for suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join us in the following positions:


Head HR Admin & Systems

Posted on Oct 15, 2014

The incumbent will manage HR administration staff and all administrative processes, by means of providing input into business processes and rules. S/He will be required to review, develop, implement and manage SAP HCM and other HR systems to ensure the provision of effective and cost efficient processes in line with the needs of Mintek.

Head HR Admin & Systems

Principal Engineer

Posted on Oct 14, 2014

Principal Engineer

Fitter and Turner

Posted on Oct 8, 2014

Fitter and Turner

Post Doc (Radiochemistry)

Posted on Sep 9, 2014


A DST-NRF Professional Development Programme (PDP) post has become available within the Advanced Materials Division of Mintek for a suitably qualified individual. The person appointed in this position will form part of a team involved in the discovery of novel therapeutics. The post is a contract position with a two year period of support provided satisfactory progress is made and reported.


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