Umlalazi Municipality

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified applicants for the following internship opportunities that exist within uMlalazi Municipality.



Duration: Two (2) years fixed term contract • Notice HR 09/2021

Qualifications: • Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12 qualification • A Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma in Information Technology or equivalent in a similar related field • Be a South African citizen • Be computer literate.

Key performance areas: • The intern must work for the Council as part of the learning process • Be available for and participate in all learning and work experience required by the internship • Comply with the workplace policies and procedures of the Council • Complete any daily logs or any written assessment tools supplied by the Council to record relevant workplace experience • Attend all study periods and theoretical learning sessions, also after hours (evenings and/ Saturdays), with the education and training provider and undertake all learning conscientiously and complete and maintain professional portfolio of evidence in accordance with the Guidelines.

The stipend applicable is R100 000.00 per annum (all inclusive).

The successful intern will be subjected to signing of an internship agreement to ensure commitment to the programme which requires, amongst others, full participation in educational and workplace assignments and observance of policies and procedures.

People who have already participated / benefited in Government or the private sector Work Experience / Internship/ In-service Programme for a period of 12 months and above will not be considered.

Employment equity: The uMlalazi Municipality’s recruitment and selection process is in terms of the Municipality’s Employment Equity Plan. Women and people living with disability are encouraged to apply.

Application for Employment Form obtainable from the Municipal Offices and Council’s website and must be accompanied with detailed Curriculum Vitae; certified copies of qualifications and ID must reach the undersigned by not later than 12h00 Friday, 18 June 2021 at the Civic Offices, P O Box 37, Eshowe, 3815 or be deposited into Application for Employment box at Civic Offices, Hutchinson Street, Eshowe.

Enquiries may be directed to: Human Resources on (035) 473 3474.

Please note: E-mailed or Faxed applications will NOT be accepted.

It should be noted that the uMlalazi Municipality reserves the right not to fill the vacancy. Submission of applications gives uMlalazi Municipality the right to make enquiries necessary to obtain information regarding background, current, previous employer’s verification of academic qualifications. Correspondence will only be entered into with shortlisted candidates.

Please note that should you not hear from us, 1 month after the closing date of the advertisement, please regard as your application has been unsuccessful. Canvassing in the gift of Council is strictly prohibited and will lead to disqualification of the application.