The Furniture Technology Centre Trust (Furntech), a Business Incubator Centre and an accredited training provider for furniture manufacturing skills, is seeking to appoint a facilitator at their center of excellence for the furniture and wood products sector in Durban. 

 We are on the lookout for a true self-starter to join our fast-paced, dynamic team. 

The following positions are available: 

  1. Wood Machining Facilitator 
  2. Cabinet Making Facilitator 
  3. Wood Finishing Facilitator 
  4. Upholstery Facilitator 

The selected facilitator, will be responsible for the provision and management of training within the various specialist disciplines, including course development, administration and provision of an advisory services. 

The ideal candidate will have successfully completed the relevant trade test and a post matric qualification in a technical or educational field; have a minimum of 5 years industrial experience; excellent communication skills in both verbal and written English; PC literacy, ability to work under pressure; comfortable in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. Previous experience in training would be an added advantage. 

Competitive remuneration packages based on “cost to company” are attached to these positions. 

Appointments will be made in terms of our employment equity policy. 

Candidates that meet the above requirements will be trained as skills development facilitators and assessors. 

Interested applicants must forward a detailed cv and supporting documentation by e-mail to: recruitment@furntech.org.za. This submission should also include a motivation of how you can contribute to the mandate of Furntech. 

Closing date: 15 March 2023 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not have been contacted within 3 weeks of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful. 

We reserve the right not to make an appointment.

5. Intern Administrator 

The Intern Administrator will be responsible for the general receptionist and administration duties including purchasing, invoicing and learner administration.

The ideal candidate(s) will have successfully completed an administrative qualification; be in possession of a valid driver’s license; have a minimum of 2 years administrative experience; excellent communication skills in both verbal and written English; PC literacy, ability to work under pressure; comfortable in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment.

Appointments will be made in terms of our employment equity policy.

Interested applicants must forward a detailed cv and supporting documentation by e-mail to: delyshia@furntech.org.za

Closing date: 15 March 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not have been contacted within 3 weeks of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

We reserve the right not to make an appointment.