Thursday, 16 June 2016

In-Service Training opportunities at CSIR 2016

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has In-Service Training opportunities within the Material Science and Manufacturing (MSM) unit for undergraduate students. The in-service training programme is designed to provide students with experience and understanding of research and development and the implementation thereof in projects. The programme is spread across various fields, with a strong focus in science, engineering, technology and mathematics. These positions are based in Pretoria.

The CSIR is a leading scientific and technology research organisation, implementing projects throughout Africa and making a difference in people’s lives.

Key Responsibilities
  • Students will be assisting researchers and engineers on various projects within the Materials Science and Manufacturing unit.
Qualification requirements
Students should be studying towards the following qualifications:
A Bachelor’s degree in engineering in the following fields:
  • Mechatronics, Robotics
  • Computer Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical
  • Chemical Engineering
A Bachelor’s degree in the following fields:
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Operations Research
A National Diploma in the following fields:
  • Electronics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Metallurgy
  • Materials Science
How to apply
Closing date is 30 June 2016. Should you meet the above requirements, please email your CV and academic transcripts to with your name and surname, position title and reference number on the subject line, (e.g. John Smith: In-Service Training: Reference No: 306848).

Via – CSIR

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