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Givaudan Food Technology Learnership 2023-2024

Ever had a passion for working in a lab? Ever had a passion for food? Did you ever think there was a way of combing the two?

Then we may have a surprise for you! Givaudan is now offering the chance for eager and passionate candidates to apply for its learnership program.

This is a great chance for anyone looking to get their start in this working sector and possibly grow a lucrative career out of it.

Below is a guide we’ve provided to give you the specifics on how this learnership works and what it will need from you during the application process.


Currently, no deadline has been announced regarding this learnership.

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This learnership will be held in Johanessburg, Gauteng.

What is Givaudan

In the fields of fragrance, beauty, taste, and well-being, Givaudan is a global leader.

Givaudan seeks to promote a happier, healthier lifestyle while respecting nature in order to recognize the beauty of all people and their experiences.

Together with its consumers, the business aspires to provide gourmet experiences, perfumes inspired by crafts, and well-being and beauty solutions

The corporation had a global workforce of more than 16 800 employees in 2021, and its sales totaled CHF 6.7 billion.

Givaudan is dedicated to fostering long-term, purpose-driven growth by enhancing the well-being of everyone while also enhancing its beneficial effects on the environment.

What is This Learnership?

For the position of Food Technology Learner, Givaudan is providing a chance for a learnership.

The candidate will work in the company’s Creation and Application Laboratory, which is housed at the Tulisa Park Office, during the program.

The candidate will be in charge of assisting and supporting producers of savory, sweet, and beverage products throughout the program.

Candidates will need to carry out the following duties:

Compounding: This involves mixing powders together to create new flavors and other flavor-creation techniques. By incorporating flavors into applications for savory, sweet goods, and beverages, you will contribute to the art of eating.

Regulating raw materials: Acquiring and managing raw materials in the lab to create prototype samples for diverse applications. In addition to documenting information on corporate software and assisting with the seamless operation of the laboratory, you will be replacing and organizing stock samples.

Health & Safety: Working tirelessly in accordance with the needs of the business to achieve the greatest degree of environmental protection, hygiene, and safety

Learning: Participating in the learnership program’s prescribed classes and presenting all necessary portfolios

This learnership will compensate candidates with a monthly salary of R5000.


Please make sure you meet ALL of the following minimum entrance requirements before submitting your application because if you don’t, your application will be rejected:

  • Must be a citizen of South Africa
  • Must have a basic understanding of Chemistry and have successfully finished the Matriculation with Mathematics as a subject
  • Must be familiar with computers
  • Must be able to combine
  • Must be exact
  • Must possess superb sensory abilities
  • Customer care must be your passion
  • Must be able to promote the ideals of Givaudan
  • Must be able to establish and maintain trusting relationships
  • Must be eager to learn
  • Must be able to thrive in a creative environment
  • Must be able to collaborate effectively in a team
  • Must be driven

How To Apply

Applications for this learnership have never been easier, all you need to do is complete the online application form which you can find here. You will also need to attach the following support documents to your application:

  • An updated CV
  • A cover letter
  • A certified copy of your ID
  • A certified copy of your Matric certificate
  • A certified copy of your most recent qualifications

Contact Details

If you have any questions or concerns related to this learnership program, then you can contact Givaudan directly through the following channels:

Contact portal:

Good luck with your application!