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DAFF is Looking for 18 to 35 Years Old Candidates

Successful applicants will be appointed as interns for 12 months

Closing date: 22 August 2018

Location: Nationwide

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (DAFF) presents exciting opportunities / positions for unemployed graduates between the ages of 18 and 35 through its Experiential Training and Internship Programme. Successful applicants will be appointed as interns for 12 months and will undergo on-the-job development training in technical, professional, public service, business and life skills relevant and crucial for them to enter the formal job market. The opportunities / positions presented are categorised as follows:

Agri-export Technologists Programme

Ref. AETP / 2019

This category of opportunities calls for qualified unemployed graduates in possession of a 3-year (minimum) national qualification in one of the following fields: Agricultural Sciences; Food Technology; or Environmental Health. They will participate in the Agri- export Technologists Programme to gain both practical experience and employment in the perishable products export industry of South Africa. Successful candidates will be placed with relevant industry organisations under the guidance and leadership of the Perishable Products Export Control Board (PPECB). Candidates applying for this category must motivate on a separate page (no less than 300 words) why they think they should be considered for this programme and will be subjected to further adjudication by PPECB for final selection. Applicants must be entering the internship programme in government for the first time.

Employment / Job Seekers

This category of opportunities calls for qualified unemployed graduates in fields of study required by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries. The reference number is indicated next to the directorate / organisation in the table below. Candidates must be entering the internship programme in government for the first time.

Experiential Training

Stipend: R57 247.05

per year The candidates applying for this category are those currently registered for undergraduate study programmes in agriculture, forestry and fisheries and are required to undertake experiential training as a requirement for them to graduate. Applicants must have a referral letter from the institution of higher learning. The reference number is indicated next to the directorate / organisation in the table below. Specific requirements: Applicants for the experiential training, job seekers and Industrial placement categories will be allocated to the directorates / organisations listed in the table below. Candidates must be entering an internship programme in government for the first time.

Agriculture OpportunitiesStipend: R98 903.97 per annum, depending on the level of qualifications
Communication Services (Pretoria)CSPTA / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma /  experiential training: Feature Writing; Print Media; Practice Journalism

Communication Services (Pretoria)CSPTA / 02 [x1]

Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma / experiential training: Public Relations; Communication; Events Management

Food Safety and Quality AssuranceFSQA / 1 [x2] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Analytical Chemistry; Chemistry

Food Safety and Quality AssuranceFSQA / 2 [x1] Cape Town (Stellenbosch)

B degree / National Diploma: Analytical Chemistry; Chemistry; Microbiology

Sector Education and TrainingSET / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma /  N6 / Experiential Training: Marketing; Communication

Sector Education and TrainingSET / 02 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Office Administration; Public Management

Internal AuditIA / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Internal Audit; Financial Accounting; Cost and Management Accounting

Knowledge and Information ManagementKIM / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma / N6: Record Management; Archives and Knowledge Management; Information Management; Information Science; Applied Information Science

International TradeITR / 01 [x2] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / (Hons): Economics; Agricultural Economics; Agricultural Management

Development Finance CoordinationDFC / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree: Agricultural Economics

Plant HealthPH / 01 [x2] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree Botany; Plant Science; Horticulture; Plant Pathology; Entomology; Plant / Crop Protection; Horticulture

Sector TransformationST / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Agricultural Economics; Agricultural Management; Policy Development; Community Development; Project Management

B-BBEE Charters ComplianceBCC / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree: Economics; Agricultural Economics; Business Management

Plant ProductionPP / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree: Agronomy; Horticulture; Plant Production

Plant ProductionPP / 02 [x2] Pretoria (Roodeplaat)

B degree: Botany; Plant Physiology

Strategic PlanningSP / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Strategic Management; Programme management; Project Management and Economics; Development Studies

MarketingMKT / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree: Agriculture Economics

MarketingMKT / 02 [x1] APAC, Boksburg

B degree: Accounting and Auditing

Animal ProductionAP / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Animal Production; Pasture Science

Animal ProductionAP / 02 [x2] Pietermaritzburg

B degree / National Diploma: Animal Production

Financial AccountingFA (PTA) [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma / N6: Financial Accounting; Business Management

Information Communication TechnologyICT (PTA) / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Server Management; Electronic Engineering

Information Communication TechnologyICT (PTA) / 02 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Server Management; Electronic Engineering

Human Resources ManagementHRM / 01 [x2] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Human Resources Management

Inspection ServicesIS / 01 (Durban)

B Degree  / Diploma: Animal Diseases Legislation; Meat Inspection; Audits; Sampling; VPH Legislation

Inspection ServicesIS / 02 (Nakop)

B Degree  / Diploma: Plant Pathology; Plant Protection; Animal Diseases

Inspection ServicesIS / 03 (Vioolsdrift Border Post, Northern Cape)

B Degree  / Diploma: Horiculture; Botany; Entomology; Plant Pathology; Animal Diseases / Production

Inspection ServicesIS / 04 (Port Elizabeth)

B Degree  / Diploma: Horiculture; Botany; Entomology; Plant Pathology

Chief Directorate: Chief Information OfficerCD:CIO / 01 (Pretoria)

B Degree  / Diploma: Political Science; Administration

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHERIES INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR 2019 / 20 Stipend: R98 903.97 per annum, depending on the level of qualifications

Food Import and Export StandardsFIES / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma: Complexes of diseases, Protozoa Ricketzial Bacteria; Viral and Fungal Disease; Microbiology; Veterinary Public Health; Toxicology; Pharmacology; Parasitology; Anatomy; Physiology

Organisational PerformanceOP / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Economics; Business Management; Statistics; Monitoring and Evaluation; Auditing

Facilities ManagementFM / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Public Administration; Finance; Procurement

Agricultural Inputs ControlAIC / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Office)

Diploma / N6 B degree: Animal Nutrition; Animal Science; Animal Production

Small Holder DevelopmentSHD / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma: Agricultural Economics; Agricultural Extension; Agricultural Management; Animal / Plant Production

Employee RelationsER / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

Human Resources Management; Public Administration

ER / 02 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma: Labour Relations

CASP OfficeCASP / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma / N6: B degree Economics; Agricultural Economics

Agro-Processing SupportAPS / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree: Agricultural Economics

Policy Research SupportPRS / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree: Administration Management; Financial Management; Accounting

Employee Development and Performance ManagementEDPM / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma: Management of Training III; Advanced Management of Training IV

Employee Development and Performance ManagementEDPM / 02 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma: Psychology and Social Work

Employee Development and Performance ManagementEDPM / 03 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree and SACSSP registration

Psychology and Social Work; Occupational Health / Safety; Epidemiology; Food and Meat; Hygiene; Management Practice; General Nursing Science; Ethos of Nursing; Community Health Nursing; Health Promotion; Primary Health Care; Principles of Education

Africa RelationsAR / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree International Relations; Political Studies; Public / Development Administration; Agricultural Economics

Americas, Australia, Europe and Middle East RelationsAAEMER / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree International Relations; Agricultural Economics

Cooperative and Enterprise DevelopmentCED / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree Agricultural Economics; Economics and Business Management

Subsistence FarmingSF / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Agricultural Economics; Plant Production; Extension; Statistics;

Supply Chain ManagementSCM / PTA [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Accounting; Business Economics; Economics; Computer Studies

Intergovernmental RelationsIGR / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree Public Administration; Political Science

Sector CollegesSC / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Public Administration; Logistics; Supply Chain Management

Security ServicesSS / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head)

B degree / National Diploma: Criminal Investigation; Security Risk Management / Security Risk Control Measures; Psychology; Forensic Investigation

Provincial and SOEs Performance MonitoringPSPM / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Agricultural economics; Statistics; Public Administration / Management; Monitoring and Evaluation

Office of Director GeneralODG / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head

B degree / National Diploma: Office Administration; Public Management / Administration

Risk Management and InvestigationRMI / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Risk Management;

GeneticsGR / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Roodeplaat)

Crop Production; Botany; Horticulture

Programme Development Support

PDS / 01 [x1] Pretoria (Head Office)

B degree / National Diploma: Public / Business Administration; Project Management; Monitoring and Evaluation

Statistics and Economic AnalysisSEA / 01 [x1] (Pretoria)

B Degree: Statistics / Mathematical Statistics / Economics / Agricultural Economics

Veterinary Public HealthVPH / 01 [x1] (Pretoria)

B Degree / Diploma: Public Administration; Project Management; Human Resources Management; Office Administration

Grootfontein Agricultural Development InstituteGADI / 01 [x1] Middelburg – Eastern Cape


B Degree / Diploma: Library and Information Science

Grootfontein Agricultural Development InstituteGADI / 01 [x1] Middelburg – Eastern Cape

B Degree / Diploma: Animal Breeding; Animal Nutrition; Animal Production; Animal Science (Wool, Wohair)

Fisheries Opportunities
Communication Services (Cape Town)CSCT / 01 [x2] Cape Town B degree / National Diploma / Experiential Training

Media Studies; Media Writing; Communication Studies; Graphic Design (INDESIGN) / Events Management; Business Writing; Information Studies / Science; Information of Online Database and Retrieval Systems; Cataloging; User Studies

Monitoring, Control and SurveillanceMCS / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B Degree / Diploma: Computer Literacy; Office Administration; Office Practice & Communication

Monitoring and SurveillanceMS / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Office Administration; Office Practice; Communication

Fisheries Protection VesselsFPV / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National

GIS; Public Administration

 

Information Communication Technology (Cape Town)ICT (CT) [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Software Development; Computer Science; MS.NET; Java; Business Analysis; System Analysis

[x1] Pretoria

B degree / National Diploma: Geographical Information System; Geography; Mathematics; Computer Sciences

Integrated Human Resources ManagementIHRM / 01 (Cape Town)

B degree / National Diploma / N6 / Experiential Training: Management of training; 1 & 2; Personnel Management 1, 2 & 3; Industrial Relations 1 & 2; Psychology; Sociology; Office Management; Public Management

Sustainable Aquaculture ManagementSAM / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Marine Science; Marine Biology; Ichthyology;

SAM / 02 [x1] Cape Town (Sea Point)

B degree / National Diploma: Animal Health (Anatomy; Physiology); Parasitology; Microbiology; Toxicology; Biosecurity; General Farm Management

SAM / 03 [x1] Cape Town (Sea Point)

B degree / National Diploma: Law / Public Management / Public Administration / Public Policy / Legislation

ComplianceC / 01 [x3] South West Coast Region

B degree / National Diploma: Environmental Issues / Criminology / Animal Studies

Offshore and High Seas Fisheries ManagementOHSFM / 01 [x2] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Zoology; Biology; Oceanography, Fisheries Management; Environmental Management; Economics; Resource Management, Administration / General Management

Aquaculture Technical ServicesATS / 01 [x1] Pretoria

B degree Hons: Aquaculture;

ATS / 02 [x1] Cape Town

B degree Hons: Aquaculture;

ATS / 03 [x1] Pretoria

B degree Hons: Aquaculture Economics

Revenue ManagementRM / 01 [x2] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma Diploma / N6: Accounting; Finance; Auditing

Aquaculture and Economic DevelopmentAED / 01 [x2] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Aquaculture; Zoology; Botany; Phycology; Ichthyology; Environmental Management; Environmental Science;

Aquaculture and Economic DevelopmentAED / 01 [x2] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Marketing / Public Relations / Communication Studies;

Aquaculture and Economic DevelopmentAED / 03 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Economics

Intergovernmental and International RelationsIIC / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: International Relations; Communication; Political Science; Research

Inshore Fisheries ManagementIFM / 01 [x2] Cape Town

B degree: Resources Management; Environmental management; Administration; Biological Science

Socio-economic DevelopmentSED / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Zoology; Botany; Microbiology

Office of DDG FisheriesODDGF / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Finance Management, Project Management

Resource ResearchRR / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Marine Biology; Biological Sciences

Financial Management (CT)FMCT / 01 [x1] Cape TownB degree / National Diploma / N6

Budget; Auditing; Accounting

Stakeholder EngagementSE / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma / N6

Business / Office Administration; Information Management; Office Communication; Office Finance; Diploma Client Services

Supply Chain Management (Cape Town)SCMCT / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Purchasing; Accounting; Contracts and Asset Management

OCD: Marine Resource ManagementOCD:MRM / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma: Project Management; Programme Management; Public Service Delivery

Research SupportRS / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma / N6: Office Management / Public Administration / Business Administration

Aquaculture ResearchAQR / 01 [x1] Cape Town

BHons: Zoology; Biological Sciences

CD:Financial ManagementOCFM / 01 [x1] Cape Town

B degree / National Diploma / N6: Logistics Management

Small Scale Fisheries ManagementSSFM / 01 [x1] Cape Town, East London

B degree / National Diploma: Environmental Science / Marine Science

Forestry Opportunities
Water Use and Irrigation DevelopmentWUID / 01 [x1] Pretoria(Silverton)

B degree / National Diploma: Irrigation / Water Management / Soil Science; Crop Science / Land Use Planning

Forestry Management (Eastern Cape)FMEC / 01 [x1] Amanzamnyama Estate

FMEC / 02 [x1] Nomadamba

FMEC / 03 [x1] Ntsubane Estate

FMEC / 04 [x1] Qunu

B degree / National Diploma: Silviculture; Environmental Management; Forestry Engineering; Fire Protection;Forest Mensuration and Inventory; Forest Management; Forest Policy and Law; Human Resource Management

Forestry Management (Eastern Cape)FMEC / 05 [x1] King Williams Town

Cartography / Remote Sensing / GIS

Forestry Management(Limpopo and Mpumalanga)FMLM / 01 [x1] Ermelo

B degree / National Diploma: Forestry Management; Social Forestry; Community Development

Forestry Management(Limpopo and Mpumalanga)FMLM / 02 [x1] Phiphidi

FMLM / 03 [x1] Salique Plantation

FMLM / 04 [x1] Voorspoed Plantation

FMLM / 05 [x1] Luvhola /  Moddervlei Plantation

B degree / National Diploma: Silviculture; Fire Ecology; Harvesting

Forestry Management (KZN)FMKZN / 01 [x1] Pietermaritzburg

B degree / National Diploma: Forestry; Environmental Management; Land Use System; Natural Resources Management

FMKZN / 02 [x1] Pietermaritzburg

B degree: Geographic Information Systems; Remote Sensing

FMKZN / 03 [x1] Hlokozi Plantation

B degree / National Diploma: Forestry Subjects

FMKZN / 04 [x1] KwaGubeshe

B degree / National Diploma: Forestry Subjects

Forestry Management (Other Regions)FMOR / 01 [x1] Bloemfontein

B Degree / ND: Forestry

FMOR / 02 [x1] Mahikeng

B Degree / ND: Forestry Management / Fire Ecology / Environmental Management / Community Development

FMOR / 03 [x1] Pretoria

B Degree / ND: Forestry

FMOR / 04 [x1] Bellville

B Degree / ND: Forestry

FMOR / 05 [x1] Kimberley & Upington

B Degree / ND: Forestry

Forestry Regulations and OversightFRO / 01 [x1] Pretoria

B Degree / ND: Geography; Spatial Analysis; Cartography: Geographical Information Systems

FRO / 02 [x1] Pretoria

B Degree / ND: Environmental Management

FRO / 03 [x1] Pretoria

B Degree / ND: Forestry Modules; Environmental Modules; Project Management; Policy Development; Geography

 

Industrial Placement

YFAB / 01 [X1] Brorikhorspruit

B. degree / National Diploma: Animal Production: Agric Management

MOZ / 01 [x1] DurbanB. degree / National Diploma: Consumer Science; Food & Nutrition; Food Technology. Microbiology
TF / O1 [x1] ThabazimbiB. degree / National Diploma: Animal Production
ARC / 01 [x1] Pretoria ARC,BSc / Hons / MSC Agric: Agricultural Extension
ARC / 02 [x1] Pretoria(SCW)BSc / Hons / MSC Agric: Chemist
ARC / 03 [x1] Pretoria (OVI)BSc / Hons / MSC Agric: Microbiology
MAN / 01 [x1] PretoriaB. degree: Animal husbandry; Breeding; Nutrition; Animal Health; Veld & Pasture Management
HEF / 01 [x2] Jozini, Nkandla / FshoweB. degree / National Diploma: Livestock
FFM / 01 [x1] DurbanB. degree / National Diploma: Food Technology; Food Science
KJRB / 01 [x2] Balfour (Mpumalanga)B.Sc: Food Science; Microbiology; Animal Science
LCC / 01 [x1] PretorIa (Centurion)B. degree / National Diploma: Animal Production; Animal Production; Business Management
ZAC / 01 [x2] North WestB.Sc: Animal Health; Microbiology; Animal Science
CWM / O1 [x1] DurbanB. degree / National Diploma: Food Technology; Food Science and Nutrition
SASRI / 01 [x1] DurbanB. degree / National Diploma: Geography; GIS; Agriculture
NERPO / 01 [x1] PretoriaB. degree / National Diploma: Agricultural Economics
WCA / 01 [x1] East London Haga-HagaBSc (Hons): Aquaculture; Ichthyology
SFCC / *01 [x1] Saldanha BayBSc (Hons): Aquaculture; Ichthyology
HAP / 01 [x1] HamburgBSc (Hons): Aquaculture; Zoology
LATS / 01 [x1] PolokwaneB. degree / National Diploma: Food Science and Technology
KAPCO / 01 [x1] Nkangala Industrial ParkB. degree/National Diploma: Biometry; Food Science & Technology; Nutrition; Food Microbiology; Food Engineering; Food Process Engineering; Food Quality Assurance
TOF / 01 [x1] Rustenburg (Phokeng)B. degree / National Diploma: Crop; Livestock
SASAE / 01 [x1] BloemfonteinB. degree: Agricultural Extension
MATS / 01 [x1] Alexandria(EC)B. degree/National Diploma: Dairy
AFASA / 01 [x1] PretoriaB. degree/National Diploma: Animal Production
KOEL / 01 [x1] Kiepersol (Hazyview)B. degree / National Diploma: Plant Production; Subtropical
CGA-GDC / 01 [x1] PretoriaB. degree: Agricultural Economics; Marketing; Agricultural Management; Business Management

How To Apply

Enquiries: Mr P Maesela, tel. (012) 319-7198 or Ms B Shabalala, tel. (012) 319 7136 or Ms N. Magabela (012) 319 7889

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Applications must be submitted on Z83 forms, obtainable from any public service department and must be accompanied by a recently updated, comprehensive CV, certified copies of all qualifications and Identity Document and, where possible, applicants should submit copies of their academic transcripts. Failure to submit the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. The Department reserves the right not to make an appointment.

Forward your application, quoting the relevant reference number or the directorate to which you are applying, to the Director-General, Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Directorate: Sector Education and Training, Private Bag 250, Pretoria 0001, for attention: Ms A Shokane.

Note: People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

If you do not hear from us within 8 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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