Gauteng Dept of Agriculture & Rural Dev: Internships 2017 2018

Gauteng Department of Agriculture & Rural Development: Internships 2017 2018

The Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development offers internships opportunities to unemployed graduates or students who require workplace experience necessary to increase chances of securing employment in the above mentioned fields of studies.  The internship programme will run for a period of 12 months . Successful Interns will receive a monthly stipends during their placement.

Internship Application deadline is 30 December 2016

Internship Provider: Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

Internship Location: Gauteng

Field of Studies :

  • Pollution and Waste Management (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Environmental Studies
  • Environmental impact Management (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Environmental Studies
  • Environmental Policy, Planning and Coordination (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Environmental Studies, Geo-Informatics / Geographic Information,  Spatial & Development Planning
  • Air Quality (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Chemistry / Environmental Studies
  • Biodiversity Management (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Nature Conservation
  • Sustainable Resource Management (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Resource Management /Nature Conservation
  • Farmer Support and Development (2) – Degree in Agricultural Extension, Agricultural Management,  Animal/Crop Production
  • Research and Technology Development Services (2) – Degree in Agriculture,  Agriculture Engineering,  Horticulture,  Agronomy,  Soil/Animal Science,  Animal/Crop Production
  • Agriculture Economics Studies (2) – Degree in Agricultural Economics,  Agribusiness Management
  • Animal Production Advisory and Support Services (2) – National Diploma / Degree in Animal Health or Enquine Science
  • Veterinary Public Health and Export Facilitation (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Animal Health or Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology,  Laboratory and Quality Management (2) to be placed in Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute – National Diploma / Degree in Veterinary Laboratory Technology,  Biotechnology or Microbiology
  • Rural Development (2) – National Diploma / Degree in Developmental Studies or Agricultural Economics,  Economics or Small Business Management
  • Enforcement (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Environmental Studies
  • Strategic Compliance & Enforcement (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Environmental Studies
  • Environmental Compliance Monitoring (1) – National Diploma / Degree in Environmental Studies


  • Must be between the age of 18-35 years
  • South African Citizens
  • Unemployed who have never been participated in any internship programme before
  • Students who need Experiential Training to complete their qualification
  • Must be willing to sign an internship agreement

How to apply

Completed applications must be accompanied by

  • Z83 form
  • CV
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copies of qualifications  and academic transcript

Application should be forwarded to 

Postal Address :
Human Resources Development
P O Box 8769

Physical Address :
Ground floor, Diamond building, 11 Diagonal street, Newtown Johannesburg

NB Faxed and emailed applications will not be considered. 

Enquiries, please contact Mr Tefo Phelane, tell 011 240 2608 or Mr Livhuwani Mutswana, tell 011 240 2590


If you have not been contacted within 3 months after the closing date, please consider your application was unsuccessful.

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