Tongaat Hulett is primarily involved in the agricultural sector, including the agri-processing business. Its main focus is on the complementary feedstocks coming from maize and sugarcane from which they produce a wide array of refined carbohydrate products.
The company’s sugar operations are well in place to capitalize from the ever changing global sweetener markets by leveraging off of its current base products. Its sugar operations in the SADC region are taking full advantage of emerging technologies in renewable energy and ethanol to minimize its carbon footprint. Tongaat Hulett’s ongoing works in agriculture have brought the company a sizeable land portfolio within KwaZulu-Natal’s major growth corridors
Tongaat Hulett has been listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange since 1952. It owns a secondary listing on the London Stock Exchange dating back to 1939. The company’s current structure was the result of the merger between the Tongaat Group and the Hulett’s Corporation. It has been in operation since the mid-1800s.
Tongaat Hulett Apprenticeship Programme
Tongaat Hulett places a high value on a highly skilled talent pool in order to achieve its strategic goals and objectives. They acknowledge the great potential in people in the engineering and technical fields.
In order to satisfy future skills requirement as well as succession planning purposes, the company requires a steady flow of skilled candidates in their talent pipeline. In line with this, the company employs a targeted approach in recruitment and industry-related remuneration policies. In addition, they observe effective talent and performance management, and mobility across the organization.
Tongaat Hulett is always on the look out for innovative, fresh, and creative talent to ensure there will not be a gap in their manpower requirements. Thus, they offer various programs to meet this challenge. The company offers successful candidates to fill the following positions:
- Fitter and turner
- Analytical Chemistry
- CIMA Business Accounting
- Farm Management
- Food Technology
Requirements or Eligibility
Listed below are Tongaat Huletts basic requirements for all trades mentioned earlier:
- 50 level passes in English, Math, and Science subjects (one sitting)
- For Instruments Technicians, A level passes in Math and Physics subjects
- A pass in Technical or Mechanical drawing subjects a big plus
- Handwritten application letter stating the applicant’s preferred trade
- Certified copies of academic qualifications, clearance letter, birth certificate
How to Apply
Applications can be done online by filling out the application form and attaching an updated CV. Click the link below to pull up their recruitment page.
In addition, programme applications can also be sent by directly to:
The Human Resources Office
Tongaa Hulett Triangle
Private Bag 801
Triangle Gag 801
Opening and Closing Dates
Applications can be sent in until 30 September 2018. However, Tongaat Hulett is continuously looking for qualified people and will keep applications on file even beyond the deadline.
For inquiries about the application process, you get assistance by emailing your concern to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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