publication . Thesis . 2008

Job demands, job resources, burnout and engagement of employees in the mining industry in South Africa

Van der Walt, Martha Johanna Rieker;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2008
  • Publisher: North-West University
  • Country: South Africa
Abstract
Thesis (M.A. (Industrial Psychology))--North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus, 2009. The mining industry has been the bedrock of South African economy for more than a century, making an important contribution to employment opportunities, the gross domestic product and export earnings in the South African economy. Globally the mining industry is faced with a shortage of qualified talent to meet its production needs. Every year there are more people leaving than entering the mining industry to pursue job and career opportunities. The mining industry has to focus a lot on safety and health, training and development programmes, team building initiatives, and th...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION
free text keywords: Job demands, Job resources, Burnout, Engagement, Mining industry, Mining challenges
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