The company became a public entity on 15 July 2001 in terms of the South African Weather Service Act (No. 8 of 2001).
It is an authoritative voice for weather and climate forecasting in South Africa and as a member of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), it complies with international meteorological standards.
As an Aviation Meteorological Authority, SAWS is designated by the state to provide weather services to the aviation industry
, marine and a range of other identified clients and to fulfil a range of international obligations of the government
The South African Weather Service (SAWS) hereby invites applications
for their one-year Internship Programme
We are looking for a high- achieving graduate to join our Internship programme in the following field:-
Science ( BSc Honours in any science related field)- 1 Position – Ref: 2018
Applicants must satisfy the following requirements:
Student MUST have BSc Honours in a Scientific field
An applicant must be a new graduate or have been unemployed for a period of one year after completion of a tertiary qualification.
Interns will be placed within the SAWS: Head Office in Pretoria
Successful candidates will be responsible for arranging their own accommodation and transport
. SAWS will pay a monthly stipend which will be R4500 per month Recruitment
will be done in line with the SAWS Employment Equity Plan.
Successful candidates will be required to enter into an Internship Agreement with SAWS. SAWS is under no obligation to employ the intern on completion of the programme.
Closing Date: 13 December 2017.
Applications for the listed positions must be submitted using the E1 Application Form
(Also obtainable from the Weather Service offices) and should be accompanied by a Comprehensive CV, as well as certified copies of qualifications
. must be forwarded to email: [email protected]
for the attention of Ms. Agnes Buziba (Human Capital Development).
For further information regarding the Internship Programme contact: Agnes Buziba (012 367 6094).
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within three months of the closing date, please regard your application