2013 Transnet Learnerships
Transnet Port Operator is offering Learnership Programmes for 2013
Location (s): Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth
Closing Date: 23 November 2012
Transnet will be launching a Maritime School of Excellence situated in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal with regional satellite centres in Eastern Cape and Western Cape, focusing on the development of critical Maritime skills for the country and the region.
A number of Learner positions are currently available focusing on supporting Port and Terminal operations. Applicants must be South African citizens and be prepared to undergo pre-entry examinations and medicals, where after if successful, they will be placed on a training programme for a period not exceeding 9-months. It is anticipated that the starting date will be 14 January 2013.
At the end of training, Learners may have opportunities for placement into Operating Divisions in Durban, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town, etc.
Entry Requirements: • Grade 12 (Matric) with Mathematics and Physical Science • valid Code 8/EB driver’s licence valid for 3 years or more • computer literate • physically fit and healthy • prepared to work shift and in adverse weather conditions • computer literate • technical certificate knowledge N1-N6 will be an added advantage • pre-entry examination and medicals will be required to assess inter alia hand-eye coordination, depth perception and the ability to work at heights.
Recruitment will be done according to/in line with Transnet’s employment equity policy and plans. Transnet Maritime School may give preference to applicants considered as Youth (under the age of 35) and/or currently unemployed persons
The minimum requirements are Grade 12 with a pass in Maths and Physical Science OR Grade 12 Technical Matric with a pass in Maths.
How to Apply
SA citizens who meet these requirements and who do not have any other bursary obligation are encouraged to apply. Please send a cover letter, clearly indicating your name, rural area, your CV, certified copy of relevant qualification/s and certified copy of ID document to the School of Engineering via one of the following e-mail addresses:
- Northern Cape (Kimberley): firstname.lastname@example.org
- Durban (Richards Bay): Silungile.email@example.com and Zandile.firstname.lastname@example.org
- Cape Town (Saldanha): Bifin.Shanly@transnet.net
- Eastern Cape (East London): email@example.com
Please only apply to your nearest location, as no accommodation/transport assistance will be provided.