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The candidate obtained a National Diploma in Analytical Chemistry in 2011. More than 7 Years’ experience as a District Sales Representative in the chemical industry responsible for New Business, Customer Relationships, Customer Support, Marketing and Supply Management. Selling chemicals, water treatment analytical equipment and dosing pumps.
Remuneration: R 355 200 p.a
Category: Water Treatment


The candidate completed a B Tech in Chemical Engineering in 2012 and has been working in the water treatment industry since 2010. He is currently studying towards a Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management; to be completed 2020. The candidate also obtained a Diploma in Fast Tracking Business Success and a Diploma in English for Business. Started his career as a plant operator in filtration, sedimentation and reverse osmosis. As a Process Optimisation specialist, he gained experience with Technical Sales, Customer Management, Process Support, Jar Testing, Report Writing and Problem Solving. Currently Head of Production of Waste Water Treatment Plant responsible for entire operations (production, maintenance laboratory), Implementation and control of quality, production, maintenance and safety management systems as well as environmental compliance. He is managing 13 staff members. Overseeing preparation of plant audits concerning: ISO 9001, 14001 OHSAS 18001, and Legal compliance. He is also responsible for Chemical and Equipment Selling and has successfully maintained a career long record of consistently meeting and surpassing sales quotas while earning continual recognition.
Remuneration: R 528 000 p.a.
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The Candidate completed a Bachelor Engineering: Civil from University of Pretoria in 2017. Currently studying towards his Master’s degree in Project Management. He is member of the Golden Key International Society. Experience gained as a Site/Design Engineer include civil design, construction management, quality assurance and project management. Resourceful leader who knows how to manage a team effectively and ensure all deliverables are met.
Remuneration: R 249 000 p.a.
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The candidate obtained his National Senior Certificate with 4 distinctions in 2011. He obtained a BSc Honours in Conservation Ecology in 2016 at the University of Stellenbosch. He is part of the Golden Key International Honour Society: Top 15% at Stellenbosch. Currently awaiting graduation of MSc Agriculture Soil Science. Experienced in farming practices, data collection and field work, possess knowledge about nutrient management in agricultural production and familiar with techniques and procedures used in chemical analysis of soil.
Remuneration: R210 000 p.a.
Category: Agriculture


The candidate completed a Foundation Management Development Program at the Gordon Institute of Business Science in 2017. He started his career as a Technical Representative. Gained experience as a Sales Representative and Account Manager. Currently an Area Manager responsible for Sales and Marketing, Business Relations, Distributor Management and Technical training. He is accustomed to market conditions to an extent where 95% plus accuracy on monthly sales forecasting is the norm. Develop and maintained business partnerships in the following business segments: Mining, Steel, Gold, Petrochemical, Dairy, Food Processing, Potable Water and Effluent Treatment. Previous experience includes selling commodities.
Remuneration: R 570 000 p.a.
Category: Sales and Marketing


The candidate obtained a B Tech Operations Management in 2013 at UNISA and a National Diploma in Production Management in 2004 at Tshwane University of Technology. More than 13 Years’ Production Management experience in Manufacturing of which 12 years in FMCG. 468 employees report to the candidate of which 15 Production Foreman and 3 Production Managers. As a highly skilled and successful operations and business unit manager with comprehensive experience driving successful operations, sales performance, and staff management in fast-paced factory settings. His expertise lies in successfully enhancing operational strategies, innovating new processes, and managing overall plant functionality to maximize productivity and efficiency while reducing costs and achieving production goals.
Remuneration: R 684 000 p.a.
Category: Production / Supply Chain - Logistics


The Candidate completed a National Diploma in Food Technology (2012) and B Tech in Food Technology (2015) at Tshwane University of Technology. She has more than 7 years’ experience in Food manufacturing of which 6 years in Research and Development of different food products that include batch packs, spices, meat, sauces, savory flavors for snack dusting. She possesses management/ supervisory skills and experience, which were gained managing and supervising Quality Controllers, Junior Food Technologist and Students successfully.
Remuneration: R 267 000 per annum
Category: Scientific (Laboratory, Research, Training)


The candidate completed a BTech: Polymer Technology at Tshwane University of Technology (2014) and a Diploma: Polymer Technology at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (2013). She is currently a Technical Sales Representative responsible for customer management, technical support, monthly reports, product bench-marking and identifying potential customers. Although the candidate only has 2 years sales experiences, she has managed to increase sales by 49%, improved gross profit margin by 23%, increase customer revenue by average of R150k per month.
Remuneration: R240 000 p.a.
Category: Sales and Marketing


The candidate is a qualified Tool, Jig and Die Maker. Currently employed as a Tool, Jig and Die Maker responsible for programming, setting and operating of CNC Machines, repair and maintenance of tools, servicing and regrinding of tools. He maintains the highest standard of workmanship by adhering to and working within the quality standard regulations of the Trade. He is passionate about Engineering and Designing.
Remuneration: R200 per hour
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The candidate has more than 25 years’ experience in the Chemical Industry respectively as a Business Developer, Product Manager, Sales Representative and Account Manager. Experience gained in the coatings, adhesive, polymers, raw materials, agriculture, detergent & hygiene, construction, printing inks, lubricants, trades, cosmetics and water treatment. She started her career in internal sales promoted to purchasing manager responsible for sourcing of raw materials, order management and stock control. 12 Years’ experience gained as Marketing & Sales Assistant and Sales Representative included sales management, customer service and marketing in the coatings and personal care divisions. Experience gained as Account Manager to develop business in both Coatings, Construction and Personal Care Pigments. She was a Product Manager in adhesive and coatings for 3 years. The candidate is currently a free-lance New Business Development Manager responsible for sales, growth and technical assistance of the product group. Dealt with the following principals on an international level; Lubrizol, Elementis, Kronos, Double Bond and various others.
Remuneration: R 804 205.30 p.a.
Category: Sales and Marketing