careers advice

Technology

Overview

Types of jobs in this sector: Computer and IT development; Telecoms; Internal operations; Sales and marketing; Internet; Installation and maintenance; and Design.

Reference: Career Pilot

Writing CVs: Same as standard generic CVs but with specific experience and qualifications to information and technology.

Reference: same as generic information but specific to technology experience and qualifications.

International company CVs: Check with the international company on their required CV format. Majority prefer a standard CV template with qualifications and experience specifically relating to the technology job advert requirements.

Reference: same as generic information

Application forms: Same advise as generic information but relevant to the technology experience and qualifications.

Preparing for Interviews: Same as advise as generic information but with specific technology experience and qualifications

International technology companies have their individual recruitment process which will be stated on websites or through the recruitment process so it is best to check with them.

Reference: same as generic information

Vacancies and Internships:

Information Technology

Adzuna
Careers24
Pnet
Careerjet
Learn 4 Good
Compujobs
Mybroadband
Jobs.co.za

Medical Technologist

SimplyHired
Jobisjob
Brick7
JobLife
Ttrovit
Careers24
Wowjobs

Food Science Technology

Ananzi
Careerjet
Jobisjob
SimplyHired

 Institutions/Societies:

Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa
South African Institute for Computer Scientists and Information Technologists
Institute of Information Technology Professional South Africa
The Information Technology Association of South Africa
Southern African Association of Science & Technology Centres
The Society of Medical Laboratory Technologists of South Africa
South African Society of Dairy Technology 
South African Association for Food Science & Technology