The Department of Energy is offering internships or Experiential Training Programmes to 100 successful candidates in a number of provinces countrywide. The monthly salary stiped will be R 3,850.00 per month. Placements are available in Gauteng (20) Mpumalanga (6) KwaZulu-Natal (15) Western Cape (12) North West (5) Free State (5) Limpopo (15) Eastern Cape (20) and Northern Cape (2).
N6 or S4 Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current) PLUS the following key competencies: report writing, communication, interpretation and development.
Communication skills must include verbal and written, and well as proficiency in at least two official languages (one must be English). Creativity: candidates must be innovative, articulate, good listeners and have the ability to work as a team and the ability to work under pressure. They must also be open minded.
The Department of Energy is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer
x Applications will only be considered from South African citizens; aged between 18 and 35 years.
x The Department of Energy welcomes applications from persons with Disabilities.
x Candidates who have already participated in an Internship programme in any Government department will NOT be considered.
x Applications should be made on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service department and accompanied by a comprehensive CV as well as certified copies of all qualifications and Identification Document.
x Application forms should be signed and dated. If this is not done, applications will be disqualified.
x Candidates must indicate their preferred province on the Z83 form.
x Failure to submit the requested documents will result in your application not being considered.
x Late applications will not be considered.
x Should you be in possession of a foreign qualification, it must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). Please take note that all qualifications are subject to verification.
x Successful candidates in possession of a S4 Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current) will be appointed on a total training programme of 12 (twelve) months.
x Successful candidates in possession of a N6 Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Heavy Current) will be appointed on a total training programme of 18 (eighteen) months.
Please forward your application; marked for the attention of Ms M.B. Mokwena by post to: The Director-General, Department of Energy, Private Bag X59, Pretoria 0001 or hand-delivery to: Mineralia Centre, 234 Visagie Street, Pretoria, 0001. Please direct all enquiries to: Mr K. Bongwe, Tel. (012) 317 8660 OR Ms N. Sam, Tel. (012) 317 8690.
All applications must be sent to the above address and not to the province(s).
Owing to the large number of responses anticipated, correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. Short-listed candidates will be contacted within three weeks of the closing date. Applicants who have not been contacted during this period may regard their applications as unsuccessful.
Closing Date: 18 September 2009