Careers and Vacancies

Welcome to our exciting company where our employees have the support and freedom to develop and deliver in a challenging environment.

As an 'employer of choice', we seek outstanding individuals to join our team – individuals with drive, passion and integrity to ensure we optimally service our customer needs. If you are someone looking for a new and challenging opportunity, we offer you not only a job but a career.

Our presence across a number of African countries offers a wealth of opportunities for applying your skills and experience, and we will support your professional development for you to pursue a meaningful career.
Our integrated approach to learning and development helps our employees to attain their full career potential and drive high performance business results.

Successful careers depend as much on your passion, energy and drive to learn and grow, as it does on the development opportunities provided by our company. Personal development is a result of shared commitment between the company and the employee.

Whether it's on-the-job learning, job rotation, training programs, or simply ongoing access to our Group network of people and skills, your career development with the MRM is assured! In line with the Safal Group values, we expect you to strive for the highest standards of Ethics, Safety, Compliance and Quality in performing your duties and responsibilities.


Mabati Rolling Mills Limited is the perfect choice of place to begin your career. We have a Graduate Trainee Programme designed to give you a 'real job' experience and nurture your career progression. If you are a recent graduate, looking for a rewarding and exciting career, MRM is the place for you.

A number of graduates are selected each year to participate in a 15-month practical application programme. It is structured to ensure maximum knowledge transfer and experience to the graduate in his/her discipline and some exposure to related disciplines.

Graduates will be assigned to the department relevant to his/her discipline and complete a rotation through all other departments to increase understanding of MRM operations and be given a personal development plan that includes relevant workplace practical's and presentations. The graduates receive regular feedback and are expected to undergo several assessments based on quarterly presentations, written assignments and practical competency tests.

Who do we look for?
We hire graduates who not only have the capability to succeed in our organization today but also have the potential to be our leaders of tomorrow. It's important that you share our Values which are key drivers of all our operations and relationships with key stakeholders. Your passion and self-drive will be applied to overcome challenges and to develop yourself as you progress through the programme.

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Industrial Attachments run quarterly but concurrent with university semester breaks. We select students quarterly to participate in a 3-month programme that is structured to provide practical exposure relevant to the student's field of study. While on industrial attachment students  assigned to the relevant department are assigned to a Line Manager and allocated various workplace tasks. Students receive regular feedback, undergo assessments, make presentations/practical sessions and provide a write up of study experience to the management.


We recognize employees who have the managerial potential and skills, and who want to move their career forward rapidly to take up senior roles in the company and in our other Group operations and we provide them with appropriate training and support through our Talent Development Programme.

By combining key managerial knowledge with personal development, the programme gives high potential employees the opportunity to exploit their potential early and more quickly.
Our Talent Development Programme helps you to meet challenges with confidence and mental preparation for growth into key leadership roles in the organization.