Chemists conduct research, improve or develop concepts, theories and operational methods, or apply scientific knowledge relating to chemistry, to develop new knowledge or products and for quality and process control.
Conducting experiments, tests and analyses to investigate chemical composition and energy and chemical changes in various natural or synthetic substances, materials and products
Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) :
1404 - Chemistry
211301 - Chemist
Description : Studies the chemical and physical properties of substances, and develops and monitors chemical processes and production.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Analytical Chemist, Industrial Chemist, Laboratory Chemist, Manufacturing Chemist, Pharmacologist (Non-clinical)
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Source Of Info:
Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa