Closing Date: 20 August 2014
Location: Port Elizabeth


  •  A national diploma or BTech in polymer technology or materials science.


  •  Assist in research projects involving the development and testing of natural fibre reinforcement composite materials, under the supervision of a senior research scientist.


  •  Some experience in one or more of the following techniques is required: Thermo gravimetric analysis (TGA), Dynamic Mechanical thermal analyzer (DMTA), FTIR, SEM or INSTRON (Tensile / Flexural tests).
  •  Communication and presentation skills.
  •  Problem-solving, solution-seeking orientation.
  •  Computer literacy.

How to Apply

Apply for the CSIR Polymer Technology Graduate / Internship Programme