Closing Date: 21 May 2014
Location: Nelspruit


Sappi Ngodwana mill seeks suitability qualified incumbents to join the six month Training Student Program. Upon selection the suitable candidates shall complete the required training program in the time allocated to qualify as an artisan at the end of the program. To safely perform less complex maintenance tasks and to assist Artisans with complex maintenance tasks.


  •  Grade 12 with Maths and Science OR a Trade related N3 Certificate
  •  Valid driver’s license EB


  •  Complete all prescribed training as required
  •  Complete all prescribed administration for training program as required
  •  Assist with maintenance and repair of equipment
  •  Complete prescribed training and operate an Overhead crane
  •  Complete prescribed training and operate a Forklift Truck
  •  Assist artisans with duties within area of responsibility
  •  Collect spares at stores when required
  •  Assist with cleaning and housekeeping duties within the relevant sections
  •  Comply to all rules and regulations
  •  Ensure all personal and workshop tools is in good working condition and ready for inspections by the Foreman at all times


  • Mechanical, Electrical and Process Instrumentation aptitude
  •  Mechanical, Electrical and Process Instrumentation trade theory and practical exposure advantageous
  •  Self-starter
  •  Basic computer literacy advantageous

How To Apply

Apply for the SAPPI Training Student Programme Opportunity