Posted on :
27 Mar, 2014
27 Mar, 2014
The Cane Testing Service (CTS) provides a specialist service under contract to individual Mill Group Boards to determine the quality of individual grower cane deliveries to the mill for cane payment purposes. This analytical chemistry service assesses the recoverable value content in cane delivered to the mill by growers, providing a neutral and objective basis on which to calculate recoverable value payment by miller to grower. The CTS also provides a technical audit of the distribution between millers and growers ensuring fair and equitable division of proceeds.
Leading the technical audit team is a Technical Manager and CTS is currently looking to secure the services of a suitable candidate in this regard.
Reporting to the General Manager, the key functions of this position is to provide strategic technical direction and specialised technical support. The position focuses on continuous improvement of control systems and practices to underpin precise and consistent technical performance. The hallmark of CTS has always been customer service par excellence so this position will be directly responsible for spearheading project management and special investigations within CTS to enhance customer focus and responsiveness.
Your key performance areas will include:
The nature of this position requires a qualified Chemical Engineer so applicants must have a BSc (Chemical Engineering) together with:
If you would like to take your career forward, then begin by visitingwww.sasa.org.za. Navigate to the Careers @ SASA page and follow the relevant link from there. Please feel welcome to attach a comprehensive CV when making your submission as this will assist our short-listing process. Helpful to the process will also be an indication of your current total guaranteed remuneration package and any variable benefits.
SASA follows a comprehensive recruitment process that includes the formal assessment of cognitive abilities and preferred behavioural styles, undertaken by an internationally acknowledged organisation in such assessments.
The ideal candidate will have the following competencies:
making persuasive and compelling technical presentations
project management principles and techniques
The South African Sugar Association (SASA) provides a diverse range of highly specialised services to the South African sugar industry and our activities are funded in the main by the sugarcane growers and sugar milling companies. Our mission is to provide specialist services that enhance the profitability, global competitiveness and sustainability of the South African sugar industry.
Apply online before 04/04/2014.
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