Buckman Youth Employment Service’s (YES) Graduate Programme 2023

Deadline: 05 April 2023

Buckman Youth Employment Service’s (YES) Graduate Programme 2023

Location:  Hammarsdale, KZN, South Africa

Language(s) Requirements:  English

Seniority Level: Graduate

Employment Type: Full-Time

Buckman is inviting applications for the Youth Employment Service’s (YES) Graduate Programme.

All successful applicants will be placed at Buckman for a fixed term period of one (1) year beginning 1st June 2023 and ending on 31st May 2024.


In order to qualify to be considered for participation in the programme, applicants must:

  1. Be unemployed and willing to start the programme on 1st June 2023
  2. Reside in Hammarsdale / within close proximity to Hammarsdale,
  3. Be willing to work shifts / and or overtime,
  4. Ensure high standards of safety and quality are adhered to,
  5. Have a record of good behaviour and a positive attitude,
  6. Arrange own transport to and from the office in Hammarsdale

Certificates and Other Important Documents Required (NB: scan all supporting documents and upload as one file with your application):

  1. Your CV,
  2. Proof of residence, not older than 3 months / letter certified by the local councillor
  3. Certified copy of your ID,
  4. Certified copy of your matric certificate,
  5. Certified copy of additional qualifications,
  6. Certified copy of your academic record

Pre- Employment Assessments:

All applicants who meet the above criteria will be required to undergo job related assessments to establish suitability for placement, this includes a verification of qualifications.  Before a final offer of employment can be made, it is Buckman’s Policy that all prospective employees undergo and pass a full pre-employment medical examination.  This is done for health and safety reasons and is conducted to determine current standard of health and to confirm the applicant’s fitness and ability to perform the specific duties in the specific environment required for the position the applicant will be appointed to.


  • BEng or BSc or BTech in Chemical Engineering
  • Note: this is not an internship and cannot form part of your in-service training required to obtain your qualification. Candidates must have already completed their Chem Eng. qualification in full.


  • Not required

 Responsibilities Include But Not Limited To: 

  • This position is based in the Process Safety department as a Chemical Engineer.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Energetic, self-driven, independent, self-motivated person
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Possess high levels of integrity and work in a professional manner at all times

Only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be short listed.   If you have not been contacted within 1 month of the closing date of the advertisement, please consider yourself unsuccessful.


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