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Apprentice Programmes for NCV L4/ NTC2/ Technical Matric graduates at Transnet

Operating Division : Transnet Corporate Centre

Position Title : (Re advert) Apprentice

Employee Group : Trainee

Department : Fac Eng & Pipln

Location : Various Locations

Reporting To : Snr Specialist: Learning & Perfomance INTEG

Grade Level : APP

Position Purpose:

Is to Recruit and develop a highly-skilled workforce that helps grow Transnet business in order to Improve productivity, profitability, and an employer's bottom line. As part of Transnet Human Capital Development Strategy, Transnet Academy is offering comprehensive bursaries to learners to be trained as Artisans on the following field and Location:

Position outputs:

•Installations of machines in the workshops

• Repair and maintenance of all buildings and machines

• Mechanical fault finding and repairs to electro hydraulic machines including motorised equipment.

• Conduct PM’s and report on defects Mechanical overhaul, modifications, upgrade of machines and equipment

Qualifications & Experience:

•NTC2 with 4 relevant trade subjects all passed or

•Technical National Certificate Vocational Level 4 or higher with 7 subjects passed or

•Technical Matric Certificate including Pure Mathematics and Physical Science passed with relevant trade theory passed


1. Applicants must be SA citizens without any other bursary obligation from other organisations.

2. Preference will be given to applicants considered as South African Youth (under the age of 35).

3. Preference will be given to applicants with outstanding academic results.

4. Selection will be made in terms of the Company’s Employment Equity Plan, Recruitment and Selection Policy.

5. All training will be done in the relevant Transnet Faculty of Engineering Campus.

6. On successful completion of the Apprenticeship there is no guarantee for permanent employment within Transnet. This is only a training and development opportunity.

7. Please note that NO accommodation and transport assistance will be provided before, during and after completion of the apprentice training.

8. By applying for a position at Transnet, you consent to the processing of your personal information in accordance with the requirements of Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), 2013 and acknowledge that the purpose for processing your personal information is in terms of Transnet recruitment and selection process.

NB: - “The above position is only available at the following areas: Cambidge, Northend, Bloemfontein, Kimberly, Durban, Germiston.

Applicants are required to clearly indicate their area of preference for training as shortlisting and selection will be done at various locations”.

Applicants that are interested in applying for any of the advertised positions must apply by registering on the Careers section of the Transnet Internet. Please take care in completing all required details on the profile, and then apply for the position.

The closing date is on 26.09.2023. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application before the closing date of the advertisement.

Note: if you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of this advertisement please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Any questions regarding the application or recruitment process should be sent in writing to DIPUO.MNIKATI@TRANSNET.NET.

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