Astral: Millwright Apprenticeship Programme 2015 / 2016 Opportunity

Astral a leading South African integrated poultry producer currently has five vacancies for Millwright Apprenticeships at our operations in Delmas, Randfontein and Standerton:


  • Participate in the formal training plan for the apprenticeship;
  • Perform duties required and make reasonable progress to achieve the competencies in the training plan;
  • As instructed, undertake and attend any training or assessment related to the training plan;
  • Keep the training record (logbook) in possession, and produce it to the employer and/or training organisation, when requested;
  • Acknowledge that all workplace instructions and other material that comes into the
  • apprentice’s possession, as a result of the training, remains the property of the employer;
  • Maintain, repair & optimise plant & associated devices under guidance of qualified Artisans
  • Technicians;
  • Obey all workplace health and safety (including dress and equipment) and code of conduct workplace rules;
  • The successful candidate will be required to enter a formal learnership agreement with the company and the AgriSETA.


  • Obtained Grade 12 (Matric) with Mathematics and Science, or Technical Matric:
  • National Technical Certificate – N3 or higher in the Millwright engineering discipline;
  • He/ She must be ambitious and dedicated, making full use of the opportunities the industry has to offer;
  • Must be a team player;
  • High energy level and action orientated;
  • Mental alertness, analytical and problem solving skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Conceptual skills;

The successful candidate will receive relevant apprenticeship training, tools and an allowance and must be able to complete the apprenticeship within 30 months;


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