18 February 2021

M-TEK Electro-Plater Internship 2021

Description: M-TEK is inviting graduates to apply for their Electro-Plater Internship 2021.

 Good physical fitness and stamina and above-average strength are necessary for the job.

Closing Date: 5 March 2021 

Location: Pretoria


M-TEK (Pty) Ltd designs, develops, produces, maintains and supports electro-mechanical components and subsystems and therefore has to ensure and maintain that the appropriate resources are available at all time.


  • To assist with precision plating of Electrolytic Nickel, Electroless Nickel, Silver, and Chromate Conversion of Aluminum.;
  • Routinely check, test and replenish plating chemicals
  • Assist with any other workshop related work as required.
  • As an Intern you will be exposed and not limited to the following key responsibilities:
  • Perform fault analysis and correction;
  • Perform calculations to establish part surface areas, plating current densities, plating chemical ratios etc;
  • Maintain and complete plating procedures and checklists on a daily basis;
  • Purchase of chemicals for maintenance and chemical replenishment.

The following Qualifications, Skills and Experience will be required:

  • Only candidates with the following skill set will be considered for this position:
  • Grade 12 / National Senior Certificate;
  • National Diploma/ B.ENG Chemical or Higher Chemistry Diploma;

Personal Attributes:

  • Full commitment and participation on the training program;
  • Analytical and attentive to details;
  • Resilient, with an ability to work under pressure and adapt to change;
  • Excellent relationship building skills;
  • Must be systematic in their work approach;
  • Must have a strong sense of pride and integrity in their work.

Specific Requirements:

  • Previous work experience is not essential.

If interested, please send a  cover letter and CV before closing date, to Bridgette Seerane: 20210228cv@mtek.co.za.

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

M-TEK is an affirmative Action Employer, All appointment are subject to background checks and verification.

Candidates whose appointment will promote Representative will receive preference.M-TEK reserves the right not to fill the post. It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date, time and place determined by M-TEK. If you have not received a response from M-TEK within 3 months of the closing date, kindly consider your application unsuccessful.