CSIR – Library and Information Science Internship

The CSIR Library and Information Science Internship is essential for students in the Library Technical Services Stream to acquire real-world work experience in the research and development field. The successful candidate’s key duties and responsibilities will include: Keep track of and process interlibrary loan requests queued on OCLC Systematically organize and classify journals and books

CSIR-SCSR – Laboratory Internship

The SCSR lab is the only authorized testing facility in South Africa to conduct functional performance monitoring and testing of this Self-Contained Self-Rescuer equipment. SCSRs are critical protective equipment made to protect underground miners from inhaling hazardous materials during the course of an emergency escape. The duties and responsibilities of the successful intern include, but

CSIR: Principal Researcher: Transport Engineering/Planning Internship

About the job: The CSIR has a vacancy for a Principal Researcher: Transport Engineering/Planning in the Transport Management, Design and Systems Research Group, within the Smart Mobility Cluster. The incumbent will provide technical leadership on projects and programmes in areas that include public transport service design, multi-modal transport modelling, intelligent transport systems, and financing of

CSIR: Mechatronic Technologist Internship

About the job: The has a vacancy for a Mechatronic Technologist in the Transport Infrastructure Engineering impact area, within the Smart Mobility cluster. The incumbent will provide technical assistance through installation, maintenance, improvement and repairing of equipment. This position is based in Pretoria. For more info about the impact area or cluster, please visit visit

CSIR: Network Asset Management Systems Internship

About the job: The CSIR has a vacancy for a Research Group Leader: Network asset management systems in the Transport Systems Operations competence area, within the Smart Mobility Cluster. The research group seeks to generate new knowledge and contribute towards methodological and technological improvements in the development and implementation of systems aimed at optimising the

CSIR Researcher/Engineer: Grid Planner Internship

About the job: The CSIR has a vacancy for a Junior Researcher/Engineer in the Energy Centre within the Smart Places Cluster. The incumbent will be responsible to conduct energy system planning, modelling and analysis with a special focus on the transmission and distribution grids, and undertake research into challenges facing the current grid and new

CSIR Electronic Engineer Internship

About the job: The CSIR has a vacancy for a Junior Electronic Engineer in the Technology for Special Operations (TSO) impact area, within the Defence and Security cluster. The incumbent will be responsible for the management of projects through life cycle in a military environment to effectively support the client with research and development (R&D)

CSIR 2019 Civil Engineering Internship

The CSIR has an Internship opportunity in the Transport Infrastructure Engineering competence area within the Built Environment unit. The programme is designed to provide graduates with experience and understanding of research and development and the implementation thereof in projects. It is spread across various fields, with a strong focus in science, engineering, technology and mathematics.

CSIR 2018 Food, Beverages and Venue In-Service Training (Hospitality / Events Management)

In-service Training: Food Beverage and Venue Attendant (Six months contract) About the job: The CSIR International Convention Centre has an In-service Training opportunity. The programme aims to expose students to the work environment and provide them with workplace experience required to fulfil their qualification. These position are based in Pretoria. The CSIR ICC is a

CSIR 2018/19 Mechanical Engineering Internship

The CSIR has an Internship opportunity for an Intern: Mechanical Engineering in the Aeronautic Systems group within the Defence Peace Safety and Security unit. The purpose of this position is design work in Additive Manufacturing (AM) / 3D printing and thereby providing the incumbent with practical work experience in the AM field. This position is