Closing Date: 07 November 2016
Location: Mossel Bay, Western Cape

PetroSA is offering a limited number of apprenticeship training opportunities in the following trades at its Centre of Excellence (COE) in Mossel Bay:

  • Welding
  • Rigging
  • Fitting
  • Instrumentation


  • South African citizenship and resident in the Eden District.
  • Minimum Grade 11 with Mathematics (not mathematical literacy) and Physical Science as passed subjects, or N2 with Mathematics and Science as passed subjects.
  • Drawings and trade theory related to the trade you wish to pursue would be an added advantage.
  • Fluent in English
  • Physically fit to execute the work of an Artisan in the field applied for.

Job Specification

  • Successful candidates will be placed on a COE apprenticeship programme under a training contract that will cover the cost of the training. The programme will start in January 2017 and will run for a period of approximately 36 months.


  • Pre-employment medical and physical assessments will be required.
  • PetroSA reserves the right not to award any training contracts under this invitation.
  • Successful candidates will be enrolled on a training contract and will not be deemed to be employees of PetroSA and future employment is not guaranteed.
  • You may only apply for one trade. Multiple applications will be disqualified.
  • Only applications submitted through our career portal will be considered.
  • PetroSA is committed to employment equity and the selection of candidates will be done in accordance with our EE Plan.

How to Apply

Apply Online for the PetroSA Appreticeship Programme