Limpopo Department Of Agriculture 2014 Internships [100 Vacancies]

Posted on :

14 Jan, 2014

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Government Jobs in South Africa, Internships in South Africa

Closing Date: 07 February 2014
Stipend: R4 035.06

The Limpopo Department of Agriculture presents hundred (100) opportunities for unemployed graduates through an internship programme in the following disciplines:

Field Of Placement Minimum Qualification Placement Ref. Number
Agribusiness Development and Planning  3 yr. National Diploma or Degree In Agricultural Economics Capricorn LDA 01/14,
Mopani LDA 02/14,
Sekhukhune LDA 03/14,
Vhembe LDA 04/14,
Waterburg LDA 05/14
Agricultural Engineering 3 yr. National Diploma or Degree in Agriculture / Civil Engineering Head Office LDA 06/14,
Agricultural Advisory 3 yr. National Diploma or Degree in Agriculture Capricorn , LDA 07/14,
Mopani , LDA 08/14
Sekhukhune , LDA 09/14,
Vhembe , LDA 10/14,
Waterburg LDA 11/14
Animal Breading Reproductive Physiology Research BSc in Agriculture (Animal Production) Mara Research Station LDA 12/14,
Animal Health 3 yr. ND or Degree in Animal Health Capricorn , LDA 13/14,
Mopani , LDA 14/14
Sekhukhune , LDA 15/14,
Vhembe , LDA 16/14,
Waterburg LDA 17/14
Animal Nutrition And Rangelands Research BSc. in Animal Science Sekhukhune , LDA 18/14,
MadzivhandilaAgric College, LDA 19/14,
Tompi SelekaAgric College LDA 20/14
Animal Production  3 yr. National Diploma Or Degree in Animal Production Mara Research Station LDA 21/14
 Crop Production 3 yr. National Diploma Or Degree In Crop Production Capricorn , LDA 22/14,
Mopani , LDA 23/14
Sekhukhune , LDA 24/14,
Vhembe , LDA 25/14,
Waterburg LDA 26/14
Veterinary Services BvSc in Veterinary Services Head Office  LDA 27/14
Laboratory Services 3 yr. National Diploma In Veterinary Lephalale Laboratory, LDA 28/14,
Makhado Laboratory, LDA 29/14,
Mokopane Laboratory , LDA 30/14
Natural Resources Management 3 Yr. National Diploma Or Degree in Environmental Sciences or Management /. Land-Use Planning / NRM Capricorn , LDA 31/14,
Mopani , LDA 32/14
Sekhukhune , LDA 33/14,
Vhembe , LDA 34/14,
Waterburg LDA 35/14
Plant Breeding & Genetics Agriculture (Agronomy / Soil Science), Towoomba Research Station, LDA 36/14,
BSc in Agriculture (Horticulture) Head Office LDA 37/14
Plant Production Agriculture (Agronomy / Soil Science), Madzivhandilaagric College, LDA 38/14,
Tompi Selekaagric College LDA 39/14
Plant Production Systems 3 Yr. National Diploma Or Degree in Agricultural Economics Towoomba Research Station LDA 40/14
Veld Pasture BSc. in Agriculture (Pasture Science) Head Office LDA 41/14

How to Apply

Limpopo Department of Agriculture is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer with clear employment equity targets. Women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

  • Applications are hereby invited for 12 months fixed contract Internship Programme placement in the Limpopo Department of Agriculture (LDA).
  • Applications should be submitted on Z83 form obtainable from all Public Service Departments, accompanied by detailed/comprehensive CV, certified copies of educational qualifications and identity document. Failure to submit the required documentation will automatically disqualify applications. .
  • Applications should be forwarded to:
District Physical Address Postal Address Contact Person Tel. Numbers
Head Office 69 Biccard Street Polokwane 0699 The Head Of Department Of Agriculture Private Bag X9487 Polokwane 0700 Mr. NJ Mabula and Mr NL Maboko 015 294 3000
Capricorn Lebowakgomo Government Offices, Next To Station-Block 28 Private Bag X28
Chuenespoort 0745
Mr PL Gololo 

Ms LD Sebatjane

015 294 3629
Vhembe Makwarela Government Offices Private Bag X2247 Sibasa 0970 Mr DG Netshiombo 

Ms M Rathogwa

015 632 8600
Sekhukhune Lebowakgomo Government Offices, Next to Traffic Station-Block 27 Private Bag X01 Chuenespoort 0745 Ms RS Mphahlele 

Mr S Matsetela

015 632 2005 / 7
Waterberg NTK Building Private Bag X1048 Modimolle 0510 Ms BD Jones
Ms DD Serumula
014 717 1064 / 4949 / 2523 

015 632 7000

Maponi Old Parliament Building Private Bag X1048 Giyani 0826 Mr SS Zitha 

Ms J Ndobe

015 812 3210 Ext 2275
  • Applications falling under Madzivhandila, Tompi Seleka Agricultural Colleges, Mara and Towoomba Research Stations and Lephalale, Mokopane & Makhado Laboratories should be directed to Head Office.
  • Please note that correspondence will be limited to the shortlisted candidates only. If you do not hear from us within two months (60 days) of the closing date of this advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Applicants are advised that applications received after the closing date and faxed or e-mailed documents will not be considered.
  • The successful applicants must be willing to sign an oath of secrecy with the Department. All appointments are subject to
    the verification of educational qualifications, previous experience, citizenship, reference checks and security vetting.
  • . Certified copies of certified copies will be disqualified.


  • A 3 yr. minimum qualification in the fields of study (disciplines) mentioned above.
  • Aged between 18 and 35.
  • Unemployed and never participated in the internship programme before in any government department.
  • South African citizenship.
  • People with disabilities and women are encouraged to apply.
  • Limpopo residents to receive preferential consideration
  • Readiness to work anywhere in the province as may be deployed by the department.
  • Those who have completed their qualification but will graduate in 2013 must provide us with the confirmation letter from their institution (failure to do so will disqualify your application and it will not be considered).


Successful applicants will be offered a twelve (12) months comprehensive contract structured for on the job training to enable them to gain practical work experience and a better understanding of the needs and realities of the Public Service. This will prepare the interns for proper entry into the formal job market. Interns will receive a monthly stipend of R4 035.06 per month.

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