KZN Department Of Transport: Graduates Internship

The Department of Transport is offering a Graduate Internship Programme opportunity to unemployed graduates in possession of an appropriate Degree/National Diploma (NQF6 and above) in the following fields in order to gain work experience:

NQF 5 Qualifications may be accepted for Fleet Management, Logistics, and Transportation Management ONLY

Requirements for the Internship Programme:

• Applicants must be of a historically disadvantaged background.
• Applicants must be unemployed
• Applicants must be computer literate in Microsoft packages
• Candidates must demonstrate a willingness to work and excel in the specialised fields.


• Successful applicants will be responsible for their own transport and accommodation during the period of internship.
• Applicants must note that their qualifications (Matric Certificate & Tertiary Certificate) will be submitted to SAQA for verification,
• Non-RSA Citizens/Permanent Resident Permit holders must attach a copy of their Permanent Residence Permits to their applications. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualification/s evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and to attach proof of such evaluation to their application.
• The successful applicants will be required to enter into an agreement with the Department.
• If invited for an interview, the costs incurred with attending the interview e.g. transport, accommodation etc. will be the responsibility of the applicant.
• Under no circumstances will faxed or e-mail applications be accepted

APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING {ALL INFORMATION WILL BE VERIFIED}: Only one application per applicant will be accepted.

All applications must be submitted on the prescribed new z83 form, copies of which are obtainable from the Department of Transport: Head Office, District Offices and website: Clearly state on the new z83 form the placement area and occupation you are applying.

  • Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV) with traceable contact details.
  • Originally certified copy of Tertiary qualifcation/s.
  • Originally certified copy of Identity Document.
  • Originally certified copy of Matric Certificate.
  • Original statement or results
  • Applicants must attach a signed affidavit from a Commissioner of Oaths indicating they are unemployed and have never participated in an internship programme.
  • Applicants who have already participated in a Graduate internship programme will not be considered.
  • Applicants must submit an SAP91 Form {obtainable from the South African Police Services}.
  • NB: Failure to submit the required documentation will result in the application not being considered.


  1. Enquiries: Mrs G Makhaye on 033 355 8626 / Mr A ZuluApplications are to be forwarded to the Directorate: Human Resource Development, Private Bag X9043, Pietermaritzburg 3200 or hand delivered to 172 Burger Street, Pietermaritzburg 3201, for the attention of Mrs G Makhaye Applications can also be delivered to the Departments District Offices (HRD Section).
  2. Closing Date: 27 August 2021