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Internships for unemployed graduates at Transnet at Durban

Operating Division : TPT POD Corporate H/O

Position Title : Young Professional-in-Training

Employee Group : Trainee

Department : People Mgmt

Location : Durban

Reporting To : Capacity Building Manager

Grade Level : GRAD_7

Reference Number : 203478

Position Purpose:

Programme is to develop a pipeline for key roles within various departments within Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) :

• People Management - Payroll

• ICT- (Digital Solutions Centre, web Methods, Digital Solutions Centre, Enterprise Architecture, Digital Solutions Centre

• Legal Risk & Compliance (Safety and Environment, ERM)

• Corporate Services

(Business Planning & Performance Monitoring)

• Corporate Affairs

• Corporate Services- Strategy

• Finance: Financial Accounting

• Finance: Fixed Assets

• Supply Chain Management

The Young Professional in Training is a structured 24-month training programme. The programme seeks to place Young

Professional in specific areas within TPT according to their academic background, career aspirations and business requirements

Position outputs:

• Follow a structure training programme

• Undergo performance reviews and assessments every 6 (six) months

• Submit monthly reports

• Perform all duties as contained in his/her development programme, as well as which he/she may reasonably be required to perform by Transnet Port Terminals

Qualifications & Experience:

• BSc-Information Technology/ Computer Science

• Bcom-Business Information Systems

• BSc-Hnrs/ MSc - Computers Science/ IT, AI/ML Research

• Degree Risk/Project Risk Management

• Degree in Safety Management or Environmental Management or Quality Management

• Degree Risk/Project Risk Management

• Degree in Safety Management or Environmental Management or Quality Management

• BCom / Bachelor of Business Science, BSc (Mathematics, Statistics or Economic/ Economometrics)

• IT systems developer or 2. IT Systems designer qualification.

• Any Commercial Qualification with Economics , Finance, Accounting, Economic Research, Strategy or project management

• Btech/HR Diploma

• Bcom Accounting (NQF7)

• B-degree SCM/Logistics, Industrial Engineering, Statistics


• Must have above average computer skills

• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written

• Must have good administration and organisation skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks

• Ability to conduct research

• Ability to perform within an integrated team environment

• Good interpersonal skills

• Professional attitude and a willingness to learn

• Good time management

Preference will be given to applicants within eThekwini Municipality

The closing date is on 01.11.2023. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application before the closing date of the advertisement.

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