Location: Pretoria
Closing Date: 23 July 2o12
Duration: 12 Months

The Department of Transport is inviting applications for a 12 month Internship Programme as a contribution towards skills development as well as awarding the unemployed graduates (18-35 years old) an opportunity to gain work-based experience in various skills areas.

Interns will be placed within the Department of Transport at Pretoria Head Office. It is therefore required that candidates should have their own accommodation and transport. The Department of Transport would only pay a monthly stipend according to qualification ranging from R3 500 per month.

Requirements: Applications must have a diploma/degree in any one of the fields specified below. Successful interns will be expected to sign an internship agreement with the Department.

No Qualification (Diploma or Degree) Ref Number
1 Public Administration /Document Management/Office Management/Administration Ref. 89434/37
2 Logistics, Procurement and Supply Chain/ Asset Management Ref. 89434/38
3 Work Study/Organisational Development Ref. 89434/39
4 Information Technology Ref. 89434/40
5 Internal auditing Ref. 89434/41
6 Human Resources Management/Development Ref. 89434/42
7 Political Science Ref. 89434/43
8 International Relations or International Lay Ref. 89434/44
9 Environmental Studies Ref. 89434/45
10 Transport Management Ref. 89434/46
11 Natural Sciences Qualifications Ref. 89434/47
12 Financial Accounting/Management Ref. 89434/48
13 Labour Relations/Law Ref. 89434/49
14 Communication Science Ref. 89434/50
15 Public Policy and Research Ref. 89434/51
16 Economics Ref. 89434/52
17 Maritime Economics & Related Field Ref. 89434/53
18 BProc/LLB and Legal Drafting Ref. 89434/54
19 Transport Planning busy with research towards a Master’s degree Ref. 89434/55
20 Social Science Ref. 89434/56
21 Transport Economics Ref. 89434/57
22 Social Science Ref. 89434/58
23 Policy Studies/Research Studies Ref. 89434/59
24 Rail Engineering Ref. 89434/60
25 Building Engineering Environment Ref. 89434/61
26 Civil Engineering Ref. 89434/62
27 Security Studies Ref. 89434/63

Enquiries: Ms. Dinah Maleka, tel: (012) 309-3811.

The successful candidates must be willing to sign an oath of secrecy with the Department. Applicants will be expected to be available for section interviews and assessments at a time, date and place as determined by the Department. An offer letter will only be issued to the successful candidate and once the following have been verified: educational qualifications, previous experience, citizenship reference checks and security vetting.

Applicants must be accompanied by form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department, (or at www.gov.za), and a recent updated comprehensive CV as well as certified copies of all qualifications and ID document, service certificates of previous employers stating the occupation must also be submitted and attached for each application. Failure to submit the requested documents/information will result in your application not being considered. It is the applicants’ responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The department reserves the right not to fill he posts.

Please forward your application, quoting the relevant reference number to: Human Communications, PO BOX 1305, Rivonia 2128, or hand delivered at 3 Autumn Street, Rivonia.

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Applicants who apply for more than one position are requested to submit separate applications for each position they wish to apply for.

Correspondence will be limited to successful shortlisted candidates. If you have not been contacted within three months of the closing date, you may regard your application as unsuccessful.