Base ChemicalsBase Chemicals markets a broad portfolio of commodity chemicals globally. The business consists of three key divisions: Polymers, Solvents, and Explosives & Fertilisers (E&F).Our key products include:Polymers (polyethylene, polypropylene, polyvinyl chloride); Solvents (ketones, alcohols, acrylates), chlor-alkali chemicals (caustic soda, hydrochloric acid) and mining reagents (cyanide); Bulk and packaged explosives including specialised blasting accessories; Ammonium nitrate base products; and sulphur derivatives.To support our customers we operate a Polymer Technology Services Center that provides research and development relating to polymer-related applications. We also provide agronomic and product support to our fertilizer customers as well as full blasting service and product support to our mining industry customers.ABOUT THE ROLE / PURPOSE OF THE JOBTo provide support to the Mining Services team objectives and business imperatives by providing efficient coaching and advise the customer on the application on Sasol Base Chemicals explosives products to enhance the customer or supplier relationship.
Responsibilities + Skills
Identify workplace hazards associated risks and deal with it appropriately (Hirac & Risk Assessment).Knowledge of relevant hand tools, emergency procedures and comply to the Mine Safety and Health procedures.Assess the product application practices and demonstrates and coach the correct practices
Identify the correct product application and incorrect charging up practicesConduct blast survey according to the designed criteriaDemonstrates the charging up and connecting of all Sasol explosives productsApply the use of the product as per the product application training