Sasol Vacation Work Student (76151)

Value Chain Unit: Group HR Operations

Position Location: Secunda, Mpumalanga and Sasolburg, Free State

Type of employment: Contract

Job Description

Purpose of Job/Role Intent:

To offer students the opportunity to obtain practical work experience related to their field of studies, as required by the tertiary institution in order to complete the applicable degree.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience required:

Required entry Qualifications:  

Must have completed the second, third or fourth academic year of studies.

Must be a South African citizen.

Medical and security checks will also form part of the selection process.

Opportunities in the following engineering disciplines may be available:










Mine Surveying

Required entry Years of relevant experience:

Individuals must currently be registered as full time second, third or fourth academic year students and be able to provide written proof that vacation work is required by the tertiary institution for graduation purposes.

Key accountabilities:

Effective execution of tasks and instructions provided by the Line Manager/Supervisor.
Provide adequate feedback with regards to progress of tasks/project.
Successful completion and presentation of vacation work project.

Personal Attributes:

  • Good communication skills
  • Pro-active and initiative
  • A tean player as well as independent work
  • Self-motivated, flexible and realistic
  • Computer literate


Leadership Behavioural: 


Team player

Good communication skills

Independent worker able to successfully complete tasks with little supervision.

Functional Competencies:

Computer Literate

Pro-active self-motivated person with a lot of initiative.

Apply at  You will be required to upload your CV, copy of South African ID, full academic transcript, proof from University that vacation work is required for graduation purposes, confirmation that student will be available for full/total period of time. Security checks to be done. Accommodation and transport cannot be provided during the vacation work period. NB. Applicants to take note that should they not hear from us by the 15 November 2019, they must consider the application as unsuccessful.

Offer Information

Job Start Date: 02 to 20 December 2019 and 06 to 24 January 2020 (both periods included).

How To Apply: Apply Online 

Closing date: 11 October 2019

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