Artisan Apprenticeship Opportunities at Sappi Saiccor

Sappi Saiccor is offering training opportunities to interested individuals with a view to qualify in one of the following trades:

  • Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Millwright
  • Turner
  • Fitter
  • Boilermaker
  • Auto Electrician

These opportunities are based in Umkomaas, which is situated 50km south of the port of Durban in the province of KwaZulu-Natal. Sappi Saiccor is the world’s largest single site manufacturing dissolving wood pulp (specialised cellulose).


National Senior Certificate (Matric/Grade 12) with two or more of the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • Physical Science
  • Technical Drawing

Preferred Criteria

  • 4 x N2 Subjects in Fitting & Turning, and Boilermaker Trades
  • 4 x N3 Subjects in Electrical, Instrument,  and Millwright Trades


  • All trade related training completed at a SETA approved training facility
  • On the job training at Sappi Saiccor
  • Practical training off site
  • Theoretical training
  • Incumbents will receive an allowance as per Sappi remuneration policy

How to apply

Applications close on 30 September 2015. Click here to apply online (Go to Job Search).

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