About Tiger Brands
Tiger Brands is a leading company that has left a significantly positive impact upon the FMCG (Fast-Moving Consumer Goods) industry in South Africa. Since its establishment decades ago, the company has delved into the market by launching some of the region’s most iconic brands. Tiger Brands is the establishment that is responsible for several favorites, such as Jungle Oats, Oros, All Gold, Tastic Rice, and more. By taking note of today’s trends and understanding what consumers need, the company fulfills their demands by implementing a strong customer-centric approach followed by a satisfactory execution.
Tiger Brands is no stranger to creating partnerships with fellow practitioners of the field. The massive enterprise is a result of numerous acquisitions of businesses. The amount of joint ventures Tiger Brands has under their wing has resulted in a wide distribution network that provides access to more that 22 countries in Africa. The company owes their success to the core values they uphold in their operations. Employees are expected to be highly-adept to technology and utilize it for the greater food of their brands. Efficiency is a key factor that allows the company to be sustainable no matter how long they have been in operation. With this in mind, Tiger Brands is on the right path to even more success.
About the Tiger Brands Apprenticeships 2021-2025
Tiger Brands is offering apprenticeship programmes to young South African individuals who would like to receive practical working exposure in the company. The Tiger Brands Apprenticeships is an opportunity offered by Tiger Brands in partnership with Optimum Engineering Training. Apprentices will have the chance to experience what it’s like working the largest food company in South Africa. The programmes are currently seeking for ideal apprentices who are pursuing either one of these trades: Electrician, Millwright, or Fitter & Turner.
Candidates of the Tiger Brands Apprenticeships will be subjected to a detailed screening process during the registration period. You will be put into a specific trade depending on the results you have. Selected apprentices are are expected to fully commit to the 4-year programmes. During the programme, apprentices must attend the apprenticeship’s training sessions at the Optimum Engineering Training Centre in Germiston. This is also followed by an on-the-job practical training sessions that introduces you to the fast nature of this FMCG company. Successful apprentices will stand a chance for guarantee of further employment.
If you find the Tiger Brands Apprenticeships to be a suitable opportunity, wait no further and sign up for the programmes!
Candidates interested in the Tiger Brands Apprenticeships must fulfill the eligibility criteria that comes with the programme. Each of these items below will determine whether you have what it takes to become an apprentice under the programmes’ fast-paced working culture. To guarantee a successful application, candidates are advised to meet all of these criteria below. Failure to do will cause disadvantageous consequences towards the overall result of your applications. Be sure to jot down everything for personal reference.
The Tiger Brands Apprenticeships Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Officially recognized as a citizen of South Africa
- Possesses an N3 qualification with the key subjects of Mathematics, Engineering Drawings, Physical Science, and Trade Theory
- Alternatively, possesses a Matric qualification with Core Mathematics and Physical Science
- Prepared to travel to other areas
- Willing to work shifts, public holidays, and even over time if required
- Displays a solid technical aptitude
- Shows a remarkably strong work ethic
- Puts on a positive attitude when working
- Has an eagerness to learn new knowledge.
Apply online: Tiger Brands Apprenticeships 2021-2025.
Access the link above and provide your email address onto the query. The selection committee will send you an application form link to the address that you have provided. Make sure the email address that you put in is correct. If you are unable to find the application form link in your inbox, try to check your Spam or Trash folder.
On the application form, you will be required to provide the following PDF documents:
- A valid copy of your Identity Document
- A valid copy of your Highest Education Certificate.
These documents must be attached in order to proceed with your registration. Incomplete applications will not be considered by the selection committee.
By submitting your applications, you are hereby giving permission to have your information utilized by the selection committee for registration purposes.
Your provided information will be subjected to further evaluation and vetting procedures. Candidates discovered to be falsifying any aspects of their applications will be disqualified from the programme.
Applications must be done through the link above. Candidates making their application submissions through other methods, such as fax or hand delivery, will not be considered.
Since applications are conducted online, candidates are encouraged to get to start preparing as soon as possible. By submitting early, you can prevent unwanted occurrences that could potentially happen during online applications (e.g. heavy Internet traffic).
Applications for the Tiger Brands Apprenticeships must be submitted before the closing date on 15:00 on 29 January 2021.
The selection committee has absolute zero tolerance for late applications. Candidates found to be making their submissions past the deadline will not be acknowledged during the registration period.
Announcements will only be made to shortlisted candidates. Should you not receive direct communications from the selection committee within 30 days past the deadline, we regret to inform you that you have not been selected for the programme.
Tiger Brands reserves all rights to make an appointment or not during the recruitment process. All decisions made by the selection committee are final.