Closing Date: 09 February 2018 at 16H00.

The Department of Public Works, Roads and Transport has 120 opportunities for an Internship Programme on various disciplines within the Department for the 2018 / 19 Financial Year. Interested young unemployed graduates with relevant qualifications are invited to apply for the below mentioned opportunities that exist in various Departmental offices across the Province which include Bohlabela, Ehlanzeni, Gert Sibande and Nkangala District Offices as well as Head Office and Cost Centres. Successful candidates will receive monthly stipends of R4500 for Diploma and R5000 for Degree graduates.

Head Office
Office of the DDG [x01]

Public management

Transport Operations Scholar Transport [x03]

Transport Management / Public Management

Legal Services [x01]

Public administration /  Paralegal qualification

Integrated Planning / Communications [x01]

Graphic Design /  Videographic

Financial Management / Financial Systems & Expenditure [x02]

Financial Accounting /  Internal Audit /  Cost Management  /  Book keeping  /  Public Administration

Budgeting & Revenue [x01]

Financial Accounting /  Internal Audit /  Cost Management  /  Book keeping  /  Public Administration

Supply Chain Management [x01]

Financial Accounting /  Internal Audit /  Cost Management  /  Book keeping  /  Public Administration

Property Management , Acquisition  and Disposal [x02]

Law / Real Environmental Estate / Valuations or Environmental Studies (EIA)  /  Public /  Office Administration

Transpor Infrastracture, Roads Design, Roads Construction and Road Planning [x06]

Civil Engineering

Asset Management [x02]

Law  / Real Estate or Town Planning / Public Administration

Bohlabela District
Building Infrastructure [Civil, Electrical, x02 Building]

Electrical /  Civil Engineering /  Building Science

Project Implementation [x03]

Electrical /  Civil Engineering /  Building Science

Property Management [x02]

Real Estate / Building Science / Public Management

Operating Licencing Board & Transport inspectorate [x01]

Roads & TRansport Management /  Public Management

Finance [x01]

Financial Management / Logistics / Supply Chain Management

HRP & A / HRU & CD [x03]

Human Resource /  Public / Development or Business Management

Roads Maintenance [x05]

Civil Engineering

Government Motor Transport (GMT) [x01]

Petrol Mechanics /  Diesel Mechanics /  Mechanical Engineering

Ehlanzeni District
HRP & A [x01]

Human Resource / Public Management

HRU & CD [x01]

Human Resource /  Public Management

Employee Health & Wellness [x01]

Social Work / Psychological / Social Science

Property & Facilities [x01]

Property Management

Transport Operations [x01]

Public  / Transport Management / Equivalent

EPWP [x01]

Public Management / Equivalent

Roads Maintenance [x04]

Civil Engineering

Financial Management [x03]

Logistics /  Financial Accounting

Building Infrastructure [x04]

Electrical  / N6 / Mechanical / QS

Government Motor Transport (GMT) [x04]

Petrol Mechanics /  Diesel Mechanics /  Auto electrical

Gert Sibande District
HRP & A [x01]

Labour Relations /  Public Management

HRU & CD [x01]

Human Resource Development

Project implementation [x01]

Building Science

EPWP [x02]

Public Administration.

Building Maintenance [x03]

Electrical  / Building Science

Roads Maintenance [x04]

Civil Engineering

Financial Management [x02]

Finance /  Logistics  / SCM

Employee Health and Wellness [x01]

Social Science

Property & Facility Management [x01]

Property / Facilities Management

Transport Inspectorate [x02]

Public Management

Nkangala District
GMT [x03]

Auto Electrical / Petrol / Diesel Mechanic / Earth Moving Equipment

Building Maintenance [x01]

Social Work or related

Financial Management [x01]

Financial Accounting  / Supply Chain Management

Transport Operations [x02]

Transport Management / Fleet Management

Roads Infrastructure [x02]

Civil Engineering

Project Implementation [x03]

Project Management /  Quantity Surveying

HRP & A [x01]

Public Administration / HRM

Facility & Property [x01]

Public Administration

HRU & CD [x01]

Public Administration / HRM

How to Apply

Applications should be submitted on form Z83. Applications must be forwarded to:

Head: Public Works, Roads & Transport
Private Bag x 11302

Applications addressed as above can also be hand–delivered at:

  • Head Office (Mbombela, Riverside Government Complex, Building no. 9, Main Entrance Gate)


  • Bohlabela District Office (Thulamahashe): Mr W Molomudi 013 773 0334
  • Ehlanzeni District Office (Mbombela): Mr G Mashile 013 762 6067
  • Nkangala District Office (KwaMhlanga): Ms G Mabena 013 947 2593
  • Gert Sibande District Office (Ermelo): Mr H Mkhonza 017 801 4000 / 5600

No faxed or e-mailed application will be considered.

Head Office Enquiries: Mr Mbuyane (013) 766 6841 and Mr Malumene (013) 766 6468.

Note: Communication will be restricted to the shortlisted candidates only. Should you not hear from the Department within three months from the closing date of this advertisement, consider your application unsuccessful.