MISA: In-Service Traineeship Programme 2021

REF N0: EL INTERN 02 / 2020

This programme offers opportunities to learners who have graduated and those that require between 12 –24 months of practical work experience in order to complete their study programme as per the academic requirements in the following areas / disciplines):

  • Civil Engineering,
  • Electrical Engineering and
  • Town & Regional Planning

MISA is offering 1-2-yearinternship opportunities towards completion of studies in the above mentioned technical disciplines. Whilst the programme is not exclusively limited to individuals from previously disadvantaged communities, MISA strives for excellence in the context of addressing service delivery and skills development backlogs and encourages historically disadvantaged individuals to apply. The MISA Experiential Learners Programme is a work-based internship development programme focused on taking learners from various Universities, University of Technology and TVETs in order to gain requisite work experience towards completing their studies.

The recruitment cohort for the 2020 / 2021 financial year is exclusively aimed at the above-mentioned areas only. Successful candidates will enter into an agreement with MISA and be placed with host municipalities.

A list of host municipalities who will be participating in this recruitment can also be accessed on the website below, learners from within these municipal areas are strongly recommended to apply.

NB: Application process and documentation : (www.misa.gov.za/www.cogta.gov.za)

  1. Advert (See above)
  2. List of identified municipalities, their respective provinces and discipline in which you are applying
  3. Application Criteria
  4. MISA application form (Must be fully completed and signed by the applicant)

MISA is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to applicants from the designated group

MISA reserves the right to / not to make appointments. If no response is received from MISA in 90 days after the closing date, it must be presumed that your application was unsuccessful. Correspondence regarding the advertised positions will be limited to successful candidates only.

  1.  Candidate will be subjected to suitability checks including qualifications,employment, credit, criminal records, company ownership / directorship and reference checks
  2. Fax, post and hand delivered applications will not be accepted
  3. Applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered
  4. Fraudulent qualifications or documentation will immediately be disqualified
  5. Direct or indirect canvassing for preferential treatment will lead to immediate disqualification of the relevant applicant

All applications need to include the following:

  • Release letter for Work Exposure from the institution on those learners who still needs Work Integrated Learning
  • Completed qualification for those applicants who completed their qualifications but needed Work Exposure
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Certified copies of relevant qualifications
  • Certified copy of the identity document
  • Proof of Residential address

No late applications will be accepted



MUNICIPALITY Civil Engineering Electrical Engineering
Letsemeng 2 2


MUNICIPALITY Civil Engineering
Amahlathi 1
Ngqushwa 1
Great Kei 1


MUNICIPALITY Civil Engineering
Laingsberg 1
Hessequa 1
Kannaland 1
Prince Albert 1
Matsikama 2


MUNICIPALITY Civil Engineering Electrical Engineering
JB Marks 2 1
Maquassi Hills 2 1
Kgetleng Rivier 1
Moretele 1 1


MUNICIPALITY Civil Engineering Electrical Engineering
Thaba Chweu 1 1
Msukalikwa 1 1
Emakhazeni 1 1


MUNICIPALITY Civil Engineering Electrical Engineering Town & Regional Planning
Sedibeng 1
Emfuleni 1 2 1
Midvaal 1
West Rand 1
Rand West 1
Merafong 1 1
Mogale City 2

Applications must be submitted on the MISA application form, obtainable on the website (www.cogta.gov.za) accompanied by a covering letter, a comprehensive CV and certified copies of Identity document, and qualifications. Alternatively,the application form can be requested via emailat: TSrecruitment.EL2020@misa.gov.za

Enquiries: Ms Nobuhle Latha (012) 848 5529 or MsThulisile Mosoeu (012) 848 5562

Closing Date: 10 January 2021 at 16H00 PM

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