Location: Pretoria
Closing Date: 30 April 2014


CSIR Consulting and Analytical Services (CAS) unit has vacancies for eight Interns in the Microbiology and Inorganic Environmental laboratories. These one-year fixed-term contract positions are open to recent graduates who require practical work experience.


  •  A minimum of a national diploma in analytical chemistry, chemistry, microbiology, biotechnology or related fields.


  •  A copy of a national diploma or Bachelor’s degree along with an academic transcript and Grade 12 results.
  •  A copy of an ID document.


  • Prepare samples for analysis.
  •  Conduct analyses using analytical instrumentation.
  •  Meet laboratory requirements in terms of quality and productivity.


  •  Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  •  Ability to work well in a team and independently.
  •  Attention to detail.
  •  Ability to work accurately and well under pressure.
  •  Reliable and possess a good work ethic.
  •  Computer literacy and competency in MS Office.

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