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Job Attachments & Internships

Apprentice Group
Apprentice Group
Job Attachment and Internships

Ohorongo Cement offers job attachments and internships in an effort to provide tertiary students from a wide variety of educational disciplines the opportunity to apply traditional academic classroom teachings to actual work experience. This effort prepares learners for future recruitment into the industry with relevant technical experience, which will meet the requirements of the current industry.

The following fields are covered:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Metallurgy / Chemical Engineering
  • Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
  • Instrumentation
  • Finance
  • Procurement & Warehouse
  • Human Resources
  • Safety, Health and Environmental

All interested students should apply to Ohorongo through email to:


or letter requesting for internship posted to the following address:

Human Resources Department 
Ohorongo Cement 
P.O. Box 444 

Important: All applications must include the following before they will be admitted for consideration:

  • A short CV
  • Tertiary subject results
  • A cover letter from the University, College or Vocational Training Center, detailing the type of project work they need to be exposed to
  • The period of attachment, and the expected start and completion date of internship.
Commercial Advance Training Scheme (CATS)
Commercial Advance Training Scheme (CATS)
Commercial Advance Training Scheme (CATS)

The Commercial Advancement Training Scheme is a two-year programme which provides duel education in the field of Industrial Management. Trainees undergo a combination of practical work experience and attending a formal business course.

CATS Commercial Advancement Training Scheme

Graduate Programme 2018
Graduate Programme 2018
Graduate Programme: Chemical Engineering or Metallurgy

OHORONGO CEMENT is operating a world class cement factory near Otavi in northern Namibia. This is one of the most modern cement plants in Africa and proudly Namibian. As an important player in the Namibian economy, Ohorongo Cement reduces unemployment, develops skills and delivers cement of world class quality to Namibia and abroad.

Ohorongo Cement (Pty) Ltd is giving an opportunity to a Namibian graduate who has completed his/her studies in Chemical Engineering or Metallurgy.

As a graduate engineer, you will embark on a comprehensive Development Programme that systematically exposes you to all relevant areas of the organization. This programme will provide skills expansion, which will be vital in progressing your career path in process engineering. It will combine on-the-job learning with formal training opportunities and stimulating, hands-on roles.

This role provides a supporting function to the production team, incorporating work in the following areas of responsibility, amongst others:

  • Involvement and support in optimization projects in all areas of the process.
  • Learning and understanding monitoring and correction of chemical and physical process parameters to ensure product quality.
  • Improving process efficiencies.
  • Retrieving process data from the SCADA system, and using this data for process monitoring and optimization.

Ohorongo Cement is seeking hard-working, dynamic young individuals with a keenness to learn and grow to become part of its process team through the Graduate Programme. Ideal candidates will be capable of taking initiative in their approach to problem-solving, and will have a keen interest in independent skills development, in addition to the training provided. The graduate will be provided with a mentor to support and guide them in their development. 

Graduates are encouraged to email their:

  • Motivation letter
  • Comprehensive CV
  •  Certified Copy of Degree
  • Complete Academic Record

If you meet the requirements, hand in your documents to:

Ohorongo Cement (PTY) LTD, Plant Sargberg,

Human Resources Department

OR E-Mail: recruitment@ohorongo-cement.com

Deadline: 30 March 2018

Note: No faxed applications will be considered and only short-listed candidates would be contacted.

Women and previously disadvantaged people are encouraged to apply.

No documents will be returned to applicants.





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Our Contacts

Ohorongo Haus
Schanzenweg 35, Klein Windhoek
P.O. Box 86842, Eros
Tel: +264 61 389 300

Cement Plant
Sargberg Plant, North Otavi
P.O.Box 444, Tsumeb
Tel: +264 67 235 7000

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