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Cooperative Education & Service Learning Unit

Contact Information
Mr Johan Steyn
Mr Johan Steyn
Position: Admin Assistant
Department: Co-operative Education and Service Learning
Location: Summerstrand Campus (North)
Phone: +27 (0) 41 504 3506
Fax: +27 (0) 41 504 9506

  • Those who still require in-service training please forward your full academic record and CV to with IE Training as the subject . Those who have in-service training please could you send me an email to let me know so I can remove your CV from the training folder ASAP

Thank you.


Dear Reader,

Please note that only past and present NMMU Students may apply to opportunities advertised on this page.

Thanking you for your co-operation.


Contractual Opportunity

Lumotech is looking for 3 year IT Students to come and assist their IT department with a 2week project.

An understanding of A+ and M+ would be an advantage. Should you want to apply send your CV and full academic record to cc Mark your subject line: Lumotech.   

Closing Date: 30 May 2017


IS Programming Lecturer

Pearson Institute of Higher Education is currently seeking an IS Programming lecturer at the Port Elizabeth Campus who will mentor and assist assigned students with the progression of their course.  The incumbent will be responsible for facilitating one on one sessions or group workshops with students to assist them in the progression of their course where applicable.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting students with their coursework:
  • Answering course content related questions in a one-on-one fashion.
  • Marking exercises and providing feedback to the student in a one-on-one fashion.
  • Setting up theoretical and practical exercises and pre-tests.
  • Mentoring assigned students:
  • Goal setting and progress management.
  • One-on-one meetings to address problem areas pertaining to their work ethic.
  • Update and/or meet with the student’s parents/sponsor regarding a student’s progress
  • Workshops / Lectures / Presentations (periodic group sessions):
  •  Assisting groups of students with coursework via formal lectures or informal discussions.
  • Added value presentations which cover topics outside of the course scope.
  • Be part of the training process of sales staff when new courses are released.
  • Assessing students:
  • Booking, marking, and moderating exams, pretests, and projects.
  • Upskilling:
  • Complete training and examinations for newly released, or updated, courses.
  • Assist with evaluating newly created courseware.
  • Attend internal and/or external courses for skills enhancement.
  • Other campus related duties on an ad hoc basis

Required attributes

  • Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment.
  • Excellent communication skills – assertive and approachable to students.
  • Professional knowledge in their area of expertise.
  • Quality Orientation including attention to detail and deadline-awareness.
  • Innovative; ability to solve problems alone and within the team.
  • All applicants must display a high level of computer literacy. 


  • Knowledge of C# programming language,  and Java will be an advantage
  • Relevant lecturing, teaching or tutoring experience
  • Experience in a higher education environment advantageous
  • Knowledge of higher education practices and processes advantageous


  • BSc IT or relevant IS Degree

Closing date

26 May 2017

Applicants should forward their CVs, Certificates, Academic transcript plus a short letter of motivation to

If you have not heard from us from 1 week of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.


Transnet Opportunities - 2018

Please take a look at the documents for training and bursary opportunities in the following fields at the bottom of this page:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical (Heavy Current Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering

For P1 & P2 training please submit a hard copy of your CV and full academic record at my office:

Room 011

Unit for Co-operative Education

R-Block Ground Floor North Campus

Closing Date for CV submissions:  26 July 2017 submitted in my office by 12:00 noon, for me to courier to Transnet before 31 July 2017.

For bursary applications print and fill in bursary application form at the bottom of this page and email it to or fax: (011) 774 9235 by 31 July 2017.


Training Opportunities

Lear Corporation is urgently seeking Industrial P1 & P2 training. Should you need training, please send your CV & full academic record to cc and mark your subject line: Lear Corporation.

Closing Date: 19 May 2017


Training Opportunities

Bay Technologies has been funded by MICTSETA to train and ensure students are certified in the following discipline.

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) IT Graduates. This is a 3 month full time course with an additional one month for the exam (internal online).

Learners will be paid R2625 per month for attending and passing the course.

We are looking for students with a good academic record 60% and above.

Should you want to be part of this training, please send your CV & full academic record to

Closing Date: 17 May 2017


Service Learning Opportunity

MAHLE Behr South Africa is seeking the following candidates:

  • Industrial (P2) Trainees

Should you need your P2 and want to apply, please send your CV and full academic record to Mark your subject line: MAHLE Behr.

Closing Date: 16 May 2017


GradConnetion Opportunities

Please see the 2 options by opening the downloadable documents at the bottom of this page. 


Contract Opportunity

4RGA Electrical has a contract opportunity available as follows:

  • B-Tech Electrical Engineering Graduates
  •  Quantity Surveying Graduates 

Should you be interested to apply, please send your CV and full academic record addressed to Roger at cc Please mark your subject line: 4RGA Electrical.

Closing Date: 12 May 2017


Winter School

PJ Carew Consulting is offering the following graduates the opportunity to join their winter school programme.

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • IT
  • Mechanical Engineering

For more info on the company and programme, see the documents below on this page.

How to apply

Send you CV and full academic record to:

Closing Date: 01 June 2017


Internship Programme

Johnson & Johnson is inviting you to apply to join their internship programme.

They are calling the following candidates to apply:

  • Electrical Graduates
  • Bio Chemistry Graduates
  • Analytical Graduates
  • Mechanical Graduates
  • Mechatronics Graduates
  • Pharmacy Graduates
  • Supply Chain Graduates
  • Sales Graduates
  • Environmental Health and Safety Graduates

Application and Recruitment Process:

  1. Interested applicants to submit applications by sending your CV and full academic record to: Mark your subject line: J & J application. The first page of the application should include a covering letter, clearly showing your preferred field of study with a brief explanation of why you are following the field you have indicated.
  2. Pharmacy students will only be placed at the Cape Town Site.
  3. You’re ID and all other applicable certificates/examination results must be included and clearly certified.
  4. Only shortlisted candidates will receive notification of interviews.

Closing date for submissions: 30 September 2017


Graduate Programme

VW is inviting the follows graduates to apply to join their Graduate Progamme 2018:

  • Mechatronics Graduates
  • Mechanical Graduates
  • Electrical Graduates
  • Industrial Graduates

Should you be interested to apply please see the downloadable file at the bottom of this page.

Closing Date 31 August 2017


Job Opportunity

BT Brandz is looking for the following:

  • Graphic design Graduates
  • Out the box thinkers with ideas but at the same time can follow instructions given,
  • Are familiar with Roland Printing machines,
  • Must be able to deal with signage clients,
  • Must able to do car wrapping designs and ensure the job and design look the same as the approved copy from client,
  • Must be able to do t-shirt designs, business card and flyers.
  • Must be familiar with website design and hosting,
  • Must be familiar with all social media platforms
  • Must be good with guiding clients and helping them decide on designs and ideas,
  • Must be able to work on their own and not always be micro-managed
  • Need a go getter that is willing to stay and grow within the business,

They will be looking to candidates that I can give a brand to and give them a chance to run that brand online, run website promotions, social media campaigns and live the brands.

At the moment, we are looking for some vibrant interns or possible full time employees. There are probably 2 positions available now.

Please send CV and full academic record to: cc your mail to and mark your subject line: BT Brandz Application.

Closing Date: 09 May 2017


Junior Sales Admin/CAD Drawings experience Opportunity

ADR Distributors has the following opportunity available. The candidate must be able to do CAD Drawings as we manufacture adaptors and arms. Please see our ADR website link in my signature below.

The main duties and responsibilities will be the following:

  1. Quotations
  2. Sales Orders
  3. Purchase Orders
  4. Filling
  5. Spread sheets

CAD Drawings will be done as we receive enquiries or change of design from our customer.

The candidate must be customer service driven, have exceptional organizational skills, multi-tasking and strong communication. He/she is willing to learn new process and give general support to sales rep and is willing to go and see clients on site, with the support of Sales Manager/Rep.

To apply send your CV and full academic record to and cc with your subject line marked: ADR Distributors.

For more info on the company see their website:

Closing Date: 01 May 2017