02 December 2020

Distell Limited Lab Internship Opportunities 2020

Reference number: 17381                                                             

Closing Date: 08 December 2020

Location: Springs, GT, South Africa

Description: Distell Limited has Lab Internship Opportunities for learners. This exciting opportunities is for candidates with potential for placement in our Quality Management & Research (QM & R) department. 

This position will be based in the Secondary production, Springs in Gauteng.

Purpose of the Positions:

The intention is to give practical work experience to

  • Students who are in their final year of study and require exposure in a work environment and require practical work experience in order to obtain their qualification. 
  • Successful interns will be expected to enter into a full-time 12 month contract commencing on the 1st of February 2021 and terminating on the 31 January 2022.

Key Learning Areas include (but are not limited to):

  • Quality Assurance (Intrinsic & extrinsic quality control; Quality Management Systems; etc.)
  • Research.
  • Production.

To qualify for selection and participation in this programme, candidates must satisfy the following criteria:

  • South African citizenship.
  • Satisfactory academic record and in final year of obtaining relevant tertiary qualification / recently qualified (e.g. National Diploma in Food Technology;  National Diploma in Analytical Chemistry; BSc Bio Technology; etc.).
  • Basic computer literacy (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook).
  • Sound communication and presentation skills.
  • Effective time management skills with the ability to multi-task and perform under pressure.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Ability to cope with the inherent physical demands of the position.
  • Willing and able to work extended hours.
  • Reliable transport to and from place of work.
  • Valid driving licence would be beneficial.
  • Must be willing, able and committed to enter into and complete the 12 month internship programme.

Prospective interns must submit the following:

  • Covering letter/ Motivational letter.
  • Curriculum vitae (CV).
  • Certified copy of tertiary academic record (progress report).
  • Certified copy of Grade 12 certificate.
  • A letter from the tertiary institution stating the internship requirement and format for evaluation.
  • Certified copies of Identity Document.