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Cooperative Education & Service Learning Unit

Contact Information
Mr Johan Steyn
Mr Johan Steyn
Position: Admin Assistant
Department: Co-operative Education and Service Learning
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: +27 (0) 41 504 3506
Fax: +27 (0) 41 504 9506

  • Those who still require in-service training please forward your full academic record and CV to with IE Training as the subject . Those who have in-service training please could you send me an email to let me know so I can remove your CV from the training folder ASAP

Thank you.


Training Opportunity

A company is looking for Polymer and Analytical Chemistry students who seek to complete their in-service training in the current year (2018). The student must have completed all theory modules and must submit a full academic record, and a faculty letter stating that you have no outstanding modules, along with a clear and detailed CV. Interested applicants can submit their applications to

Closing date 28 February 2018.



Mercedes Benz at our East London Plant, is seeking Mechanical Engineering students who will be interested in an internship with MBSA for a period of 6-18 months. Mercedes Benz is currently looking for top students with a minimum average of 65 who have completed their qualification or currently busy with their B-tech in Mechanical Engineering. Should you have student interested in this programme kindly let them email their ID, CV, Academic Record, Matric Certificate, Degree Certificate to cc with the subject line Mercedes Benz

Closing Date: 20 February 2018




Personal Network has a client:

Company: Top Chemical Manufacturing facility in Port Elizabeth.

Analytical Chemists seeking to do in-service training are invited to visit to do an online application for this contract assignment.




  • Salary - R 8000 per month . 
  • Due to our client’s need to meet their equity targets for the department, this position is only open to candidates from the previously disadvantaged groups.


  • Maintains quality standards by testing and reporting of samples for in-process production and finished products according to ASTM methods.
  • Customer Service and generation and submission of Quality Certificates of Conformance.


  • Must be available immediately.
  • Must be seeking in-service training for Analytical Chemistry.
  • Must have Grade 12 with EITHER mathematics and/or Physical Science
  • Must be prepared to work shifts. 2 days of 6am – 6pm, 2 days 6pm to 6am.

Skills required:  

  • Good decision making skills
  • Good planning skills
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Good computer literacy skills in the relevant applications
  • Manufacturing methods and procedures
  • Good communication (written and spoken) skills


  1. Sampling, Testing & Reporting
  2. Laboratory Solutions & Equipment
  3. Housekeeping
  4. Customer Service
  5. Compliance

Analytical Chemists seeking to do in-service training are invited to visit to do an online application for this contract assignment.

Closing Date: 15 February 2018



Lieben Logistics has a vacancy for an Operations Manager


                                                    Location           :           East London



  • Computer Literacy (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Microsoft Access)
  •  Grade 12 (Matriculated)
  • Advanced Studies (RAU Diploma) will be an advantage
  • At least 3 years experience in a Transport Environment
  • Experience in Route Planning and Scheduling.
  • Excellent administrative skills
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Be able to work in a team.
































  • Canidate must be diligent and time competent in order to meet deadlines
  • Must be able to function under pressure and be customer service focussed
  • Must have a flair for accuracy and numbers
  • Be willing to grow in other areas of the business
  • Be willing & able to perform multiple tasks and have the ability to demonstrate initiative
  • Must be honest, reliable & trustworthy
  • Be willing to work flexible hours and be prepared to perform duties on weekends

Please submit your written application as well as your curriculum vitae to M vd Merwe at


Closing Date: 15 February 2018


Attention P1 and P2 Industrial Engineering Students:

Haldan Consulting is looking for individuals who need to do their P2.

(Industrial Engineering students who are currently doing their P1 or have already completed their P1)

About Haldan Consulting:

Haldan Consulting is situated in Walmer, Port Elizabeth. They provide expert software and consulting solutions to empower businesses to make informed decisions, based on reliable information. They assist clients in increasing the bottom-line by improving productivity and profitability. With many years of experience in software and business development, they optimize and problem-solve any process.

Applicable Candidates must:

  • Be willing and eager to assist companies with optimising their processes
  • Be interested in eliminating waste in manufacturing and to add value to processes and teams
  • Want to make use of software and best practice techniques to analyse and monitor continuous improvement initiatives
  • Be reliable and honest
  • Be a team player, and not only want to work in isolation
  • Preferably have their own transport

If you are interested in a job at Haldan Consulting,

please forward your CV’s to Laverne Van Wyk:

Haldan Consulting

+27 87 802 6045

Closing Date: 15 February 2018


Training Opportunity

HBQS is looking for a student from the Built Environment who is seeking work experience at our Quantity Surveying firm. We are based in Cape Town and would like to enquire if there are any students from Cape Town who would like to complete their experiential learning programme at our offices.

Should you be from Cape Town or would like to vacate to Cape Town you can apply by sending your CV and full academic record to or

Closing Date: 13 February 2018


2018 Industrial Internships in Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production for engineering diplomats and graduates

Intern opportunity available for engineering diplomats and graduates.

Program comprise

  • Further technical training in Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production principles as well as workplace related soft skills
  • On the job learning and experience in established manufacturing companies
  • Stipend of R5000 per month
  • Duration: March 2018 to Feb. 2019
  • Area: Port Elizabeth and surrounds

Criteria to qualify

  • Currently unemployed 
  • South African Citizen with full SA citizenship between the age of 18 and 30
  • Not been on an Internship Programme previously
  • Have completed a 3 year tertiary qualification or degree in an engineering discipline 
  • Not currently registered as a full-time student at a tertiary institution 
  • Fluent in English, present a professional image and can communicate well
  • Should have high level of numerical literacy  
  • Should reside in Port Elizabeth and surrounds and will take responsibility for travel to and from work and training in and around Port Elizabeth 
  • Do not have a criminal record or pending criminal record
  • Have a clear credit record

To apply, forward your CV and final year academic record to by 14 Feb 2018.



A company is looking for Environmental Health & Safety Graduates, for a workplace experience programme. Should you be interested, please email your CV and full academic record to

Closing date: 07 February 2018


Internship Opportunity

TMBA (Pty) Ltd based in Knysna is looking for a Candidate Architect (with tertiary education) to join our team. 

Candidate Requirements

  • Own computer & transport required;
  • Good working knowledge of DataCAD/AutoCad and Sketchup;
  • Design & detail orientated;
  • Ability to manage and prioritise own work load, projects and deadlines;
  • Initiative, with the ability to work proactively, independently and as part of a team;
  • Proficiency through all stages of a project, from concept to construction drawings, including sketch design, technical documentation and site   work;
  • Good administration and organisational skills;
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills.

Should you want to apply please email your CV and full academic record to Debbie at

Closing Date: 07 February 2018


Training Opportunity

The Technical University Ingolstadt (Germany) is offering a scholarship to an engineering student from NMU for their summer or winter semester in 2018/19. This scholarship is funded by the state of Bavaria which requires means testing. According to the German Federal Law on Training and Education Promotion, applicants which will be examined on the basis of a self-disclosure by the Technical University Ingolstadt’s International Office. Furthermore, academic performance will also be considered.

The scholarship is for six months and is for travel and accommodation whilst in Germany.

Please forward your CVs to 

Closing Date 17 February 2018.


Intern opportunity for Student or Graduate

Physics, Engineering, Mathematics or Computer Programming

An opportunity exists for a student or graduate to obtain work experience within the Continuous Improvement division of Fresenius Kabi Manufacturing SA (Pty) Ltd.

The requirement for the position is a degree in Physics, Engineering, Mathematics or Computer Programming. Students who have completed at least their second year of study in one of these fields will also be considered. Candidates must possess a thorough understanding of data as well as Advanced Excel skills.

Either one full time or two part time candidates will be appointed on contract.

A stipend will be paid and the candidate will benefit from working with an international specialist in the field. Interested candidates can send their CV and full academic record to

Closing date: 31 January 2018.