Location: JHB
Closing Date: 19 June 2015

South African Airways Technical is looking for young male and female South Africans, wholly representatie of our country’s diverse population make up, to embark on our sponsored Apprentice / Learner training programme.

Selection criteria will be of the highest standard so as to attract the best suitable talent available.


Passed Grade 12 with the following subjects with at least a “D” symbol on HG or a “C” symbol on SG or minimum of Achievement level 4 or Equivalent on both Mathematics and Physical Science:

Mathematics, Physical Science and English


Passed N3 with the following subjects with at least a D symbol: Mathematics and Engineering Science

The following trades are offered. In order of preference, state two trades which you are interested in:

  1. Aircraft Mechanics
  2. Aircraft Structures
  3. Aircraft Welding
  4. Aircraft Spray Painting
  5. Aircraft Composite Structures
  6. Aircraft Electroplating
  7. Aircraft Turner Machinist
  8. Aircraft Trimming
  9. Avionics: (1) Electrician – Maintain electrical system in a variety of aircraft (2) Radiotrician – Maintains, repairs, troubleshoots and test all radio communication and navigation equipment (3) Instruments – install, adjust, test, maintain and repair instruments, compass swing and passenger service units.

How to Apply

Please send the completed application form to: Recruitment and Selection (Technical) South African Airways Technical, Private Bag x12, Jones Road, OR Tambo International Airport, 1627

Hand delivery: Technical Main Gate, behind Emperors Palace or

E-Mail: [email protected]