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Internships: Department of Environmental Affairs

The Department of Environmental Affairs offer the following employment vacancies:

The Department of Environmental Affairs offers Internship opportunities to unemployed South African under graduate and post graduate students who wish to apply in the fields that are in line with the departmental core business and who have not been previously employed under any internship program. Applicants are encouraged to use the categories outlined below to indicate areas of interest. The stipend to participate in the internship programme is R4 500.00 per month.

PRETORIA – HEAD OFFICE
Branch Ref No. Qualification
CHEMICAL
AND WASTE MANAGEMENT
INTERN (001) 3 year Degree/National Diploma: Information Management, Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Environmental Law, Environmental Engineering, Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Accounting, Environmental Health, Ecotoxicology, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Process Engineering, Industrial Chemistry, Zoology, Botany.
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION INTERN (002) 3 year Degree/National Diploma: Environmental Law, Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Developmental Studies, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Planning, Hydrology, Soil Science, Botany, Zoology, Nature Conservation, Heritage and Cultural Studies, Natural Resource Management.
CLIMATE CHANGE AND AIR QUALITY INTERN (003) 3 year Degree/National Diploma: Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Office Management, Office Management and Technology, Chemistry, Process Engineering, Environmental Economics.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER INTERN (004) 3 year Degree/National Diploma: Public Management/Administration, Labour Relations, Human Resource Development, Management of Training, Human Resource Management, Social Sciences, Youth Development, Management Services, Workstudy, Social Work, Psychology, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Multimedia, Marketing, Public Relations Management, Brand Management, Web Development, Information Science, Call Centre Management, Media Studies, Journalism, Communication Science, Events Management, Risk Management, Internal Audit, Accounting, Information Systems, Information Management, Environmental Science/Management, Natural Sciences, GIS, IT Business Solution or Infrastructure or A+ and N+
LEGAL AUTHORIZATIONS AND COMPLIANCE INSPECTORATE INTERN (005) Degree/ National Diploma: LLB, Public Management, BTech Nature Conservation/Policing