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The candidate obtained a Diploma in Bookkeeping and Accounting, BCom Human Resources Management and BCom honours in Business Management. Also attended various courses including VIP Payroll Part 2, ICDL, and Pastel and is accredited to administer and analyse the Personality Profile Assessment (PPA). The candidate's career in training, HR, Learning and Development spans over 15 years. Currently Regional HR Manager for an international organisation facilitating strategic operational plans and projects.
Remuneration: CTC R750 000 per year
Category: Human Resources


The candidate completed S4 Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current), Millwright Trade Tested, NQF6 Specialist Project management programme and BTech in Management. Has solid experience in the manufacturing, engineering and FMCG industries. Currently working as a Maintenance Technician responsible for maintenance, creating job cards and order spares using ELKE program, fault finding and repairs to all instrumentation, process equipment and automation system. Also provides technical and specialist support to the entire branch and responsible for ISO schedules on instrumentation equipment. The candidate resides in Durban an dis not willing to relocate.
Remuneration: R27 000 CTC per month
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The candidate has a National Diploma in Pest Control, and also has certificates in Agriculture. Started career in the agriculture industry responsible for technical sales and then moved to an agro chemicals company as Branch Manager where the candidate successfully achieved targets with more than R5 million to R10 million per year. For almost 8 years this candidate worked for a chemical and agricultural group as a National Divisional Sales Director and General Manager and won a tripoverseas as part of the winning teaml in 2007. Unfortunately there was a retrenchment exercise and is currently unemployed. Very keen to get back into the chemical industry.
Remuneration: Highly negotiable
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The candidate has a National Diploma in Analytical and is yet to complete a BCom General degree. Has worked in the petrochemical, manufacturing, FMCG and chemical industries and experience includes quality control, laboratory management, research and development, logistics management and sales and marketing. The candidate previously worked at a water solutions company as General Manager responsible for the overall management of the business and is currently unemployed.
Remuneration: Negotiable
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The candidate has a National Diploma in Chemical Engineering and has done various safety, health and environmental courses such as Safety Management Training Course (SAMTRAC) (cum laude), OHSAS 18001 Auditing (cum laude) and has sound knowledge and experience in Major Hazardous Installation (MHI), six sigma, waste management and HACCP. Has solid experience in the packaging, chemical gas and petrochemical industries.
The candidate also has sound knowledge and exposure in ensuring health and safety compliance, legal environmental compliance by negotiating, positively engaging and influencing stakeholders, such as government authorities, community leaders, Non-Governmental Organisations and employees as well as enabling the organisation to meet its objectives in a safe, responsible and cost effective manner. Currently a Group Risk Manager responsible for the overall implementation, management, facilitation and maintenance of the Occupational Health, Safety, Environment, Risk and Quality programme.

Remuneration: Negotiable
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


The candidate attended an Advancement Programme and obtained various certificates in Marketing Management and Sales. Industries worked in include chemical, personal care and gas industries. The candidate is a senior executive professional having held various high level positions including the most recent position of Managing Director and previously worked as a Sales Director for a specialty chemical company.
Remuneration: Highly negotiable, was earning over a million rand
Category: Sales and Marketing


The candidate has a BSc in Chemistry and experience in the chemical industry includes production management, technical support, sales and marketing, research and product development and ensuring ISO9001 compliance and implementation. The candidate also worked in the cosmetic and medical industries. Currently consulting in the chemical industry and is looking for stable employment.
Remuneration: Negotiable
Category: Scientific (Laboratory, Research, Training)


The candidate has over fifteen years logistics experience in the chemical, automotive, FMCG, medical and manufacturing industries. Has experience controlling the warehouse and dispatch, stock control (where stock value was on average R210 miillion), ensuring products delivered on time and at the correct location, cost saving and pricing, liaising with suppliers and customers and coordinating staff and vehicles.
Remuneration: Negotiable
Category: Production / Supply Chain - Logistics


The candidate completed a Diploma in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management in 2007. Has 10 years experience in the healthcare, insurance, human resources, pharmaceutical, sales and marketing industries. Previously worked as a Senior Buyer responsible for sales, management of categories and alignment of all purchasing requests to contribute towards achieving savings target, market research and evaluating, analysing and awarding request for information, purchasing, repairing and maintenance. Currently unemployed and is immediately available.

Remuneration: Negotiable
Category: Sales and Marketing


The candidate obtained Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering in 2005. Has has 9 years working experince in the pulp and paper, manufacturing, plastic and packaging, research, petrochemical, mining, and laboratory industries. On previous employment, the candidate was a Quality Control Superintendent responsible for training and developing lab employees,products benchmarking,involved in the departmental budget control, statistical analysising and interpreting data.

Currently an Analytical Services Manager responsible for laboratory testing on coal, coke, tars, pitch and oils. Also setting up and control laboratory budget,serving as an internal resource on technical issues, ensure correctness, consistency of laboratory results and availability in time, and maintaining the ISO 9001 system
Remuneration: Negotiable
Category: SHERQ (Safety, Health, Environment, Risk Control, Quality)