Apprentice – Fitter and Turner

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Apprentice – Fitter and Turner

Location: WC, South Africa

Company: Distell Limited

Applications are invited for the above-mentioned position to be based at the Paarl Cluster. The successful applicant will report to the Engineering Manager/Maintenance Controller.


Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to:

•    Undergoing training in the trade of the Fitter and Turner apprenticeship and to qualify as an Artisan;
•    Participating in the apprenticeship training programme;
•    Delivery quality work at all times; and
•    Performing allocated duties.


The successful candidate must have the following experience/skills:

  • Matric with Maths and/or Science
  • N3 or Diploma in Engineering studies with relevant Mechanical trade theory.
  • Practical experience in a factory/manufacturing environment would be advantageous
  • Sound knowledge of safety regulations and procedures.
  • Computer literacy in MS Office Suite
  • Good technical problem-solving skills;
  • Have proven verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to work well under pressure;
  • Attention to detail (meticulous and accurate)
  • Own reliable transport;
  • Work extended hours as and/or when required;
  • Willingness to be utilized at different Distell sites.
  • Medically fit and healthy, as the position requires working at heights
  • Willingness to learn and drive own development.
  • Good time keeping and attendance.
  • Collaboration, good attitude and ability to work with the team and other departments.


Application Process: 

If interested and meet all requirements, please register and apply via the Distell career portal by logging onto


Reference Number: 18692                                                        Closing Date: 21 October 2021