The eThekwini Municipality is calling on interested parties to express their interest in sending their applications to its multi-discipline Work Experience/Internship Programmes for 2020.
Established in 2000, the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality is a Category A municipality encompassing the city of Durban and the surrounding towns. eThekwini is part of the 11 districts that make up Kwazulu-Natal. It has a population close to 3.5 million, the majority of which speak Zulu.
eThekwini Municipality Work Experience/Internship Programmes
The eThekwini Municipality is encouraging applications from applicants pursuing or have completed their qualification in the following areas of discipline along with their respective specialization:
Economics and Finance
Financial Management, Accounting, Insurance, Economics
Public Administration, Office Management, Public Management, Public Administration
Agriculture, Environmental Studies, Natural Sciences
Horticulture, Environmental Science, Nature Conversion, Environmental Management, Agriculture Extension, Ecological Sciences, Archaeology, Geographical Information Science, Waste Management, Geography and other related studies
Engineering and Built Environment
Auto Electrician, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Town Planning, Process Instrumentation, and Building and Quantity Surveying
Operations Management, Hospitality/Events/Catering/Culinary, Tourism, Human Resources, Food & Beverage, Marketing and Digital Marketing, Logistics Management, Public Relations, Supply Chain Management, Industrial Psychology, Sport Management, Quality Management, Information Technology and Leisure Science
Enrolled nurse, Environmental Health
Forensic Auditing/Investigations, LLB, Internal Auditing, Investigations
Art and Design
Video Technology, Graphic Design, Photography, Architectural Design, Dramatic Arts, Language Practice, and Film and TV Production
Social Science, Social Work, Community Development, Archaeology, Political Science, Development Studies, Psychology, International Studies, Public Policy, Political Science, Training and Development
Project Management, Safety Management, Risk Management, Project Risk Management
The eThekwini Municipality does not guarantee permanent employment after the interns’ completion of the internship programme.
Requirements or Eligibility
To qualify for the eThekwini Work Experience/Internship Programme, applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
- Must be currently pursuing or have completed a:
- National Certificate
- 3-year Bachelor’s degree or National Diploma
- Postgraduate or B. Tech Diploma
- Honour’s or Master’s degree
- Must be a South African citizen
- Have not joined or benefited from a similar government or private programme in the last 12 months or more
- Must be first time applicants of the programme
How to Apply
Qualified applicants may apply either online or by post.
- Click here to create a user profile. Start by clicking e-Careers and fill out the form to complete your profile.
- You’ll receive an email once the profile is completed. The email contains a link to the e-Careers page.
- Search for the programme. Accomplish the application then hit submit
Hand carry or Post
Download the application form. Fill out the form completely and accurately. Be sure to include your CV and certified copies of academic records.
Once done, hand carry or send your application by post to:
HR Centre of Excellence
Central Job Applications Office, Walk-in Centre
21 Archie Gumede Place (Old Fort)
Download the application form by clicking the link below:
Opening and Closing Dates
The deadline for submission of applications is on 31 May 2019.
For further questions about the programme, get in touch with:
Lihle Sishi or Nqobile Msweli
Tel: 031 311 3192
Click the link below to view the job advert: