BECOME PART OF THE GREEN ECONOMY CAREER DEVELOPMENT
OPPORTUNITY (6 Months)

The National Cleaner Production Centre of SA (NCPC-SA) is the dti’s key industrial sustainability programme tasked with contributing to a competitive green economy and strengthening market access for South African industry. This is done by transferring resource efficiency and cleaner production (RECP) technologies and services to industry,
aimed at achieving measurable economic, environmental and social benefits.

The NCPC-SA’s Internship programme offers students the opportunity to become part of this initiative and programme, and gain valuable in-plant experience by assisting companies in addressing competitive challenges, production weaknesses and skills gaps in the following fields: clothing; textiles; tourism; automotives; pulp and paper; mining; environmental
science; chemicals and engineering.

Requirements:

Western Cape: Agro-proccessing, tourism and clothing industries Ref: 301066

  • A three-year national diploma, Bachelor’s, BTech or Honours qualification in agriculture, tourism and clothing.

KwaZulu-Natal: Textile, chemicals and automotive industries Ref: 301067

  • A three-year national diploma, Bachelor’s, BTech or Honours qualification in textiles, environmental science and relevant engineering qualification.

Gauteng: Metals, mining, agro-processing and pulp and paper industries Ref: 301065

  • A three-year national diploma, Bachelor’s, BTech or Honours qualification in agriculture, geology, environmental science and relevant engineering qualification.

Relocation cost will not be provided.

Should you meet the above requirements, please go to the URL indicated below in order to apply, select the relevant position reference number, complete the application form and attach your CV and academic records. URL: www.csir.co.za/apply.php

Closing Date: 30 March 2012

PLEASE NOTE THAT FEEDBACK WILL BE GIVEN TO SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES ONLY.

Should you experience any problems in submitting your application, please contact the CSIR Recruitment Centre at [email protected]. Please do not submit your application to this mailbox.

The CSIR gives preference to candidates who meet the job requirements and who will add to the cultural and gender diversity of the organisation. By applying for this position at the CSIR, the applicant understands, consents and agrees that the CSIR may solicit a credit and criminal report from a registered credit bureau and/or SAPS (in relation to positions that require trust and honesty and/or entail the handling of cash or finances) and may also verify the applicant’s educational qualifications and employment history. The CSIR reserves the right not to appoint if a suitable candidate is not identified.