18 December 2020

Sappi Polymer Scientist Graduate Opportunity 2021

Closing date: 8 January 2021

Location:  Pretoria 

Description: The Sappi Technology Centre requires a Polymer Scientist Graduate to participate and assist with laboratory tests for projects for a period of 12 months.

The main responsibilities of the job are:

  • Assist and perform laboratory experiments according to standard procedures.
  • Operate bench-top equipment.
  • Generate data and conduct basic analysis.
  • Report data from experiments in the form of written reports and presentations.
  • Participate in maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment.

 The ideal candidate should have:

  • BSc/BTech in Polymer Chemistry.
  • No experience required.
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook). 


Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.