Suidwes is an agricultural company, that has played a leading role in various areas
of the South African agriculture since its inception on 16 August 1909.
Suidwes’ core business is focused on the primary needs and interests of its agricultural
producers. The Group offers a diversified, competitive range of products and services
for agricultural producers under the auspices of its brand names Suidwes Grain,
Suidwesfin, Suidwes Handel, Suidwes Meganisasie and Terratek.
Suidwes is a leader in the agricultural environment with regards to both internal
and external training. As responsible employer Suidwes is driven by a strong, ethical
code of conduct which serves as the foundation for employment equity, healthy labour
relations, high productivity and satisfactory employee benefits.
Suidwes Grain’s primary business is grain handling and grain marketing. Career opportunities
include grain marketers, grain handlers, grain procurers, silo-managers, and Safex-broker
Suidwes Fin is constantly busy to investigate alternative sources and methods of
financing to satisfy their customers’ changing needs. Insurance packages are individually
designed according to customers’ needs. Career opportunities at Suidwes Fin include
amongst others accountants, insurers, brokers and financial clerks, etcetera.
The Suidwes Group' trade activities are operated under the umbrella of the Suidwes Handel
brand. Suidwes Handel's 17 trade outlets and one animal feeds depot are conveniently
situated throughout Suidwes' area of operation, which gives the customer the
assurance that their farming supplies are readily available and within their reach.
Typical career opportunities in this division include product managers, marketers,
procurers, branch managers, etcetera.
The Suidwes Group's mechanical business, which includes the marketing of agricultural
machinery and equipment, as well as the suplly of parts and the rendering of repair
services with regards to mechanical goods, are operated under the umbrella of the
Suidwes Meganisasie brand. Mechanics, marketers, workshop managers, parts managers, etcetera
are just a few of the career opportunities in this division.
Terratek is a young, dynamic division within the Suidwes Group which supports producers
and Suidwes' internal business through specialised agricultural services. Terratek
strives to deliver excellent technologically-driven and integrated agricultural
services, focused on increased efficiency, effectiveness and precision in all facets
of farming. Livestock experts, soil scientists, agricultural economists, drill operators
etcetera are career opportunities within the Terratek division.