Full name(s) and surname:  Zacharia Moshoana Maruma

Position: Mine Overseer - Production

What contribution do you see yourself making to the Young Professionals Council and the SAIMM? :

I see myself adding value to the working groups in achieving their missions and targets. I will bring my unique experience to serve young SAIMM members and recent graduates in the industry.

Interactions/activities that you currently participate in within the SAIMM (if applicable):

I attend technical presentations of the SAIMM Johannesburg branch when available.


B Sc. Mining Engineering
Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency
Mine Overseer’s Certificate of Competency

Brief career history:

I graduated from Wits University in 2011. In 2012, I began my career with AngloGold Ashanti and have worked at Mponeng mine since. I was signed on as a Management Trainee-Mining, I became a Shift Overseer thereafter. I am currently a Mine Overseeer.

Date and place of birth:

7 March 1990, Polokwane