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SASOL invites Engineering graduates to apply for this Graduate in Training programme in Secunda

Engineer in Training (EIT)

Posted 03/29/2023 - South Africa - Mpumalanga


Closing date: 17 April 2023 Operating entity: Sasol Energy Operations & Projects Geographical area: Secunda & Sasolburg Non-Permanent Employment: 3 year fixed term contract ABOUT THE ROLE / PURPOSE OF THE JOB This role is for a position in the graduate development program. The graduate development program (GDP) is based on a three year training period in Operations and Technology. Within this training period you will be assessed every 6 months to demonstrate competencies developed and highlight areas which require focus. After being declared competent at the end of the 3 year period, you will become eligible to apply for vacant Engineer positions. (Subject to the availability of vacancies). FUNCTIONAL OUTPUTS

  • Learn and understand the Sasol value chain (including Operations, Technology (Engineering and Project Management), its products and applications, test methods and equipment in context of discipline learning.

  • Understand the Sasol Operations Standards Framework and how to operate within it.

  • Learn how to translate theoretical knowledge into practical application that will add business value.

  • Understand the importance of planning and integration.

  • Learn to utilize engineering systems, tools and standards (own, local and international) in own work and projects.

  • Understand how your business unit fits within your Operating Hub and the Sasol value chain.

  • Understand the impact of upstream- and downstream units on the operation of your allocated plant and vice versa.

  • Develop a sound understanding of [discipline] engineering generalist knowledge and sound understanding with regards to process equipment (e.g. design and safe operation thereof).

  • Develop selected detailed knowledge in defined fields of [discipline] engineering.

  • Be able to define a business opportunities, by using the correct indicators.

  • Be able to define business risks, applying the business risk assessment tools such as the probability risk ranking matrix, specific job risk assessment, etc.

  • Support the execution (follow technical instruction to enable) of an engineering scope of work for small multidisciplinary projects (i.e. Tier)

  • Support and follow instructions to execute the operation, design, engineering, development and/or modification of processes/equipment in accordance with sound established engineering principles and standards to satisfy business requirements.

  • Correctly preform Technical and Economic evaluations of small projects, ideas and modifications.

Qualifications and experience required The position requires a minimum of a Bsc / BEng with limited or no practical experience. Final year applicants will be considered. *Please note the BEng Tech qualification does not form part of our EIT Programme* *Please attach your latest academic record to your profile as part of your application*

Experience: Less than 3 years

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED Functional / Technical • Language skills - English proficient • Excellent communication skills • Analytical thinking • Problem solving skills • Computer literate (MS Office)


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