Sappi: Internship / In-Service-Trainee 2020


Closing date: 05 December 2019

Sappi Technology Centre requires 2 Chemical Engineering students to participate and assist with laboratory tests for projects for a period of 12 months, to gain experience needed for completion of a tertiary degree/diploma.




  • Assist and perform laboratory and pilot plant experiments according to standard procedures
  • Operate bench-top and pilot scale equipment
  • Take part in mill visits
  • Generate data and conduct basic analysis
  • Report data from experiments and field testing in the form of written reports and presentations
  • Participate in maintenance and troubleshooting of pilot plant equipment



  • Communication (verbal and written)
  • Attention to detail
  • Time management
  • Able to apply theory to the practical task
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to take responsibility and ownership of your work
  • Willingness to learn
  • Self-disciplined
  • Hands-on mentality



  • Grade 12/Matric certificate
  • Completed all theoretical modules in Chemical Engineering and only need P1 and P2 to graduate
  • No experience required
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook)

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