Omnia invites applications for apprenticeship opportunities within its Fertilizer division based in Sasolburg.

The division produces granular, liquid and speciality fertilizers for a broad customer base of farmers, co-operatives and wholesalers. In addition to its large-scale production facilities, Omnia Fertilizer also has a strong agronomic unit that plays a key role in advising farmers on how to improve the various aspects of farming practice and providing them with the specific tools to accomplish this.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To attend theoretical classes at an accredited provider
  • To obtain relevant plant training on site
  • Must complete curriculum for the designated trade per schedule as prescribed by CHIETA.

Requirements

  • Grade 12 with Mathematics & Science (Maths Literacy NOT accepted); Technical trade related subjects will be an advantage OR
  • N2 Certificate including four relevant subjects of Mathematics, Engineering Science, Trade Theory, and fourth subject as required by the trade OR
  • Technical trade theory program quality assured by a SETA deemed to equivalent to NQF level 3 OR
  • Relevant Engineering NCV Certificate with seven subjects at NQF level 3
  • No previous experience required

Competencies

  • Medically fit
  • Age: 18 years and over
  • Suitable for a person without dependents
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to adhere to academic guidelines
  • Willing to conform to rigid standards of performance
  • High energy levels
  • Self-motivated
  • Be able to produce work of high quality
  • High concentration levels and attention to detail
  • Work accurately and carefully
  • Be willing to keep up-to-date with advances in techniques and equipment, Good interpersonal skills.

How to apply

Closing date is 15 December 2016. Click here to apply online