Location: Cape Town, Pretoria
Closing Date: 07 September 2012

he National Cleaner Production Centre of SA (NCPC-SA) is the DTI’s key industrial sustainability programme tasked with contributing to a competitive green economy and strengthening market access for SA industry. This is done by transferring resource efficiency and cleaner production (RECP) technologies and services to industry, aimed at achieving measurable economic, environmental and social benefits.

The NCPC-SA’s Internship Programme offers students in the field of engineering the opportunity to become part of this initiative and programme and gain valuable in-plant experience by assisting companies in addressing competitive challenges, production weaknesses and skills gaps.


Western Cape or Gauteng: Engineering industries only                         

  • A 3 year National Diploma; Bachelor; BTech; Honours qualification in any engineering fields.

Relocation cost will not be provided.


The CSIR gives preference to candidates who meet the job requirements and who will add to the cultural and gender diversity of the organisation. By applying for this position at the CSIR, the applicant understands, consents and agrees that the CSIR may solicit a credit and criminal report from a registered credit bureau and/or SAPS (in relation to positions that require trust and honesty and/or entail the handling of cash or finances) and may also verify the applicant’s educational qualifications and employment history. The CSIR reserves the right not to appoint if a suitable candidate is not identified.

How to Apply

Apply Online (Cape Town)
Apply Online (Pretoria)