GLENCORE (XSTRATA) bursary application 2017 – 2018

GLENCORE (XSTRATA)  bursary application 2017 – 2018

Xstrata/Glencore mine believes in values and making a difference.  They offer equal opportunities with less red tape.  They see themselves as being different from other mines while also encouraging individualism within the workforce, as no two people are the same.  They care deeply for the community, building lasting relationships with ‘safe ethical work practice’.  They believe in the abilities of their workers, education, experience as well as responsibility.

If you are motivated, see yourself as a decision maker that grabs at each and every opportunity, with both hands.  Then this is the ideal place to start.  With one of these bursaries, you can open doors to a secure, safe and successful career.  Their employees grow as a team, but moreover, as a family and friendships are formed.  With Xstrata/Glencore you will get recognition when it is earned, you can reap the rewards of a fulfilling life.

Their bursary scheme identifies the significance of not only developing, but furthermore also upholding a sturdy professional workforce.  Therefore, they are committed to continually grow, by empowering new talented individuals.  This is an assurance to your future, over and above that of the company.  They believe in diversity and equal employment opportunities, besides the safety and community promotion they stand steadfast by.

With them, your future will not only look bright but be a rising star.  They have multiple projects in the pipeline, offering prospects great development predictions.  Each candidate that is successfully awarded a bursary will be required to sign a service obligation.

Bursaries will also include the following:

  • Registration fees
  • Tuition fees
  • Residence fees
  • Meal fees
  • Prescribed textbooks as is required
  • A personal allowance
  • Laptop along with a printer
  • Paid vacation work with the company
  • All obligatory seminars and excursions will be covered

GLENCORE XSTRATA BURSARIES AVAILABLE

The following career paths will be available for study, depending on the need of the company at the time.

  • Mining Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Financial Management (B Com)
  • Geology Discipline

GLENCORE XSTRATA BURSARIES REQUIREMENTS

If you intend on applying for such a bursary from Xstrata/Glencore, candidates will need the following.

For Engineering Disciplines:

  • English with a 60 – 69 % minimum (level 5)
  • Mathematics and Science with a 70 – 79 % minimum (level 6)
  • Adhere to all other pre-requirements of Institute of Higher Learning

For Finance Disciplines:

  • English with a 60 – 69 % minimum (level 5)
  • Mathematics and Accounting with a 60 – 69 % minimum (level 5)

Shared requirements:

  • Candidates must be South African citizens
  • Candidates must be fit enough to gain a valid fitness certificate before bursary will be finalized or have one.  This certificate must be in compliance to the Mine’s Health & Safety Act.

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