Maritime School Learnership Opportunities 2013,Durban,Port Elizabeth and Cape Town,Transnet
With a vision to become Africa’s world champion in transport and logistics solutions, Transnet Limited is an organisation with its roots planted in resourcefulness and transformation. An organisation that proudly operates and controls South Africa’s major transport infrastructure, Transnet is committed towards working with their customers to suit their every need. If you believe you have the right blend of passion, skill and tenacity to join our flourishing team, then perhaps Transnet is the place for you!
A number of trainee positions are currently available, with the focus on supporting Port and Terminal operations. Applicants must be South African citizens and be prepared to undergo pre-entry examinations and medicals, where after, if successful, they will be placed on a training programme for a period as indicated below.
It is anticipated that the starting date will be 14 January 2013. Upon completion of training, trainees may have opportunities for placement into Operating Divisions in Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town.
Marine Motorman Grade II (20*)
The successful candidate will undertake maintenance, repairs and servicing of engines and auxiliaries on board a craft in a port operations area, under the supervision of the Chief Engineer.
Minimum requirements: ♦ Qualified EGPR/GPR (general purpose rating) ♦ Grade 12 (Matric) with Mathematics and Physical Science will be an advantage ♦ Pre-entry ♦ examination and medicals will be required ♦ Physically fit and healthy.
Competencies: ♦ Prepared to work shifts ♦ Willing and able to work outdoors in ail weather conditions ♦ Decision-making skills ♦ Attention to detail.
Duration: ♦ 3 weeks theory ♦ 12 months sea time = 24 months quad shift
Skipper Port Operations (20*)
The successful candidate will be trained to be in charge of a vessel over 25 tons, but less than 200 tons, in a port operations area.
Minimum requirements: ♦ Grade 12 (Matric) with Mathematics and Physical Science will be an advantage ♦ Pre-entry examination and medicals will be required.
Competencies: ♦ Basic knowledge of the sea ♦ Prepared to work shifts ♦ Willing and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions ♦ Decision-making skills ♦ Attention to detail.
Duration: ♦ 5 weeks theory ♦ 12 months sea time = 24 months quad shift.
Please forward a complete CV with copy of 10, driver’s licence and matric certificate to:
Post: Human Resources, Recruitment and Selection, PO Box 1027, Durban 4000, Port of Durban or
Post: Human Resources, Room 505, Port Admin Building, Port Elizabeth 6000, Port of Port Elizabeth or
fax: 086 557-2437.
Post: Human Resources Manager, Recruitment, Ground Floor, NPA House, Southarm Road, Port of Cape Town 8000 or
fax: (021) 449-5020.
Transnet is committed to establishing a diverse workforce. Preference may be given to people of designated groups in line with Transnet’s employment equity policy and plans.
Transnet Maritime School may give preference to applicants considered as youth (under the age of 35) and/or currently unemployed persons.