Closing Date: 17 October 2014
Location: Pretoria

CSIR: HR Internship Programme 2015 (304673)


  • A national diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Must have a desire to learn

Apply for CSIR HR Graduate/Internship programme 2015

CSIR: Human Language Technology Research Group Internship Programme 2015 (304343)


  • Minimum qualifications required:
    • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following disciplines: electronic engineering, computer engineering, computer science, computational linguistics, mathematics, applied mathematics.
  • Minimum other competence required:
    • Technical: programming skills in at least one programming language, as well as experience in working within the Linux OS and OpenSource environment
    • IT: good computer skills, specifically related to word-processing, spreadsheets and presentations
    • Interpersonal: the ability to work well in a creative scientific environment as part of a team, with a good fit with the culture of the organisation (e.g. working on various projects simultaneously, contributing to an innovative research and development environment, positively influencing team work, etc.)
    • Language: full spoken and written proficiency in English
  • Preferred/recommended requirements:
    • Experience: participation in a relevant project (see list of research areas above) from conception to completion with responsibility for ensuring allocated activities are completed on time, on brief and on budget
    • Technical: programming skills in a variety of programming languages, especially C, C++, Python or Perl
    • IT: Experience in environments like Matlab, Statistica, R, etc.
    • Language: knowledge of or fluency in any official South African language(s) and/or language(s) spoken in Africa.

Apply for CSIR Human Language Technology Research Group Graduate/Internship programme 2015

CSIR: national Centre for Nano-Structured Materials Internship Programme 2015 (303904)


  • Must have one of the following:
    • National Diploma or BTech in Chemical Engineering, in polymer science and/or polymer processing, Polymer Technology or Materials Science, or Polymer Technology or Materials Science OR
    • BSc or BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry and Physiology OR
    • BSc(Hons) in Chemistry or Physics or Materials Science
  • Any experience of the following will also be an advantage:
    • Industrial experience in chemical plan operation, compounding or polymer processing or synthesis
    • CAD / industrial drawing experience
    • Expertise in hands-on running of characterization equipment, either electron microscopy (SEM, TEM), x-ray instruments (XRD), optical instruments (FTIR, PL etc), polymer characterization instruments (TGA, DMA, DSC, Rheometry etc).

Apply for CSIR National Centre for Nano-Structured materials Graduate/Internship programme 2015