top of page

Shoprite invites Waste/Environmental Mngmnt, Supply Chain, Engineering, Science Graduates to apply!

Environmental Sustainability Intern


Environmental Sustainability Intern (SHO230302-5) - Shoprite Group of Companies

Job Details

Closing Date 2023/03/31

Reference Number SHO230302-5

Job Title Environmental Sustainability Intern

Job Type Internship

Location - Country South Africa

Location - Province Western Cape

Location - Town or City Cape Town

Purpose of the Job

The purpose of the Environmental Sustainability (ES) Intern is to render administrative support to the Sustainability Department by completing tasks that support the overall goals of the Department, including but not limited to:

Implementing waste separation at source at all sites

Reducing food waste by 50% by 2030

Zero waste to landfill

Increase recycling of waste and cardboard

Job Objectives

Visit stores to gather data and information on specific topics (i.e. waste, energy usage)

Conduct waste audits at different sites

Investigate solutions to divert organic waste from landfill

Conduct interviews with employees at various sites to understand existing processes and procedures

Compile data and information gathered in report format


Grade 12 (essential)

Diploma or Degree in Waste Management, Environmental Management, Supply Chain, Engineering and Science or similar (essential)


Experience in a retail or FMCG environment would be an advantage (desired)

Experience in waste management (desired)

Knowledge and Skills

Proficiency in MS Office 365 with basic Excel skills (essential)


Subscribe for notifications

Thanks for subscribing

bottom of page