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Hatch: Electrical Engineering Bursary (Johannesburg)

Bursary Programme : Electrical Engineering Bursary

Date opened: Feb 3, 2020

Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, ZA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 27761

Job Category: Engineering

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Thinking about your career? So are we – Hatch 2020 Bursar Recruitment Programme

Our organisation is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. We embrace our client’s visions as our own and partner with them to develop better ideas that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative.

Our global network of 9,000 professionals work on the world’s toughest challenges. Our experience spans over 150 countries around the world in the metals, energy, infrastructure, digital, and investments market sectors.

We are actively recruiting students who are studying towards their Engineering Degrees to join our Bursary Programme.

We constantly think of new ways to get things done across all our sectors, because shifting the status quo creates positive change for not just our family of employees but also for the communities and clients we serve. We’re inclusive and collaborative no matter where in the world we are. You are part of a community at Hatch, one that fosters career growth and education, and where entrepreneurship is key to success.

Now you’re asking yourself, what would a career at Hatch offer me? Here are some of the things we offer:

You will be encouraged to be the best version of yourself with many opportunities to pursue work in Mining & Metals, Energy, Digital, or Infrastructure sectors once you have completed your degree.

Have the benefit of formal and informal mentorship from some of the leading minds and authorities in the industry.

Have the opportunity to gain project experience in South Africa and around the world.

Collaborate with different people across a multitude of cultures around our global organisation.

Be part of an exciting work environment where you can use your Engineering degree, once you have qualified, in your choice of traditional sectors or emerging and innovative industries.

Participate in local Professional Development Programs, once you have qualified.

Our bursaries cover the following:


Allowances (Computer, textbooks and monthly)

Accommodation or a travel allowance

Vacation work

Minimum requirements to apply:

You must be a South African citizen.

You must be studying or intending to study a BSc or BEng in Electrical Engineering at a recognised Tertiary Institution in South Africa.

Tertiary Students must have maintained an average academic achievement of 65% or above.

Grade 12 students must have maintained an average academic achievement of 90% or above.

You must be in possession of and attach copies via this application form of the following (Please note that if you do not submit all of these documents, your application will be disqualified):

South African Identity Document

Grade 12 results and or Grade 11 results and written proof of acceptance from a recognised Tertiary Institution for the chosen qualification of study

Complete transcript of tertiary academic record

Comprehensive CV

Ready to join us? You will have the following traits:

Self-starter attitude

Collaborative team player with excellent interpersonal skills

Intellectually curious and innovative

Comfortable initiating new ways of getting things done

Love to learn and willing to explore new ventures

Persistent and resilient

Strong communication and listening skills

Critical and creative thinker and problem solver, who brings forward solutions for our clients' toughest challenges

Strong sense of community and is aware of one’s impact on colleagues and the larger team

Adaptable and embraces change

Involvement in extra-curricular activities at school or in the community

Please ensure that all required documentation is submitted to avoid your application be disqualified

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation.


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