Working with us

Working with us

A great place to work!

It is people that have helped make RBM one of the leading mineral sands producers in the world, with a proud and successful history spanning 35 years. Together our people form our most powerful asset – a rich and culturally diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who want to develop a focused, yet flexible career path.

Our people are important to us. Their safety and well-being are of paramount importance and our commitment to sustainable development is at the heart of our business.

We look for candidates with outstanding ability and potential, coupled with the will and drive to learn new skills and gain lifelong experience as part of a successful and dynamic organisation.

Working for RBM brings many rewards, with attractive financial and lifestyle incentives. We are situated in one of the most beautiful and ecologically diverse regions in South Africa. Being a Rio Tinto mine provides the opportunity to work alongside some of the most experienced and knowledgeable people in the industry. You will relish the challenges and we will give you every opportunity to learn and grow in your chosen field.
We give preference to historically disadvantaged South Africans, especially individuals from our communities.

A student's ability in mathematics, science, English and accounting is especially valuable to us.


RBM offers careers in a variety of disciplines such as engineering (electrical, mechanical, instrumentation, mining and process) metallurgy, health, safety and environment, finance, human resources and community relations, procurement, warehousing, information systems and marketing.

View and apply for vacant positions at RBM and other Rio Tinto positions.