SHEQ Internship

Council for Geoscience


Job Title: SHEQ Internship
Position Status: Fixed Term Contract: 24 Months
Salary: R 13 000 Per Month
Location: Upington
Reporting Line: Manager: Safety, Health, Environment, and Quality
Overall Job Purpose: To ensure that CGS carries out its duties to comply with OHS Act and its regulations and mitigate the effects of COVID-19.


  • Conduct COVID-19 screening of workers, contractors & visitors.
  • Support the administration of COVID-19 Workplace Plans.
  • Support Work area Compliance with COVID-19 Regulations.
  • Support the monitoring and control of PPE and Hygiene consumables.
  • Conduct workplace COVID-19 risk assessments.
  • Assist in the undertaking of occupational health and safety hazard identification and risk assessment.
  • Assist with COVID-19 related internal customer complaints.
  • Participate in and attend relevant applicable workshops and training courses.
  • Assist SHEQ business unit with related activities and ad hoc duties as required.


  • Well organised and able to prioritise own work
  • Meets deadlines
  • Report writing
  • Analytical skills with strong attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills and a can-do attitude
  • Willingness to learn
  • Computer literate (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
  • Speak English at business fluency level


  • 3 year National Diploma, preferable in Occupational Health and Safety.
  • A Degree will be an added advantage.

The Council for Geoscience is committed to Employment Equity and diversity. In accordance with the Employment Equity prescripts, preference will be given but not limited to candidates from under-represented designated groups. Females and people from previously disadvantaged groups and sectors are encouraged to apply.

If you meet the above requirements and wish to apply, please send your application to [email protected] . Please quote the position title (SHEQ Intern: Upington) as a reference when submitting your application.

Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. If you have not been contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

All appointments are subject to vetting processes. Appointments are subject to positive vetting results.

Applications submitted on CGS social media platforms will not be considered.

Closing Date: 21 January 2022

This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. Zamalinda Manzini

    Can you please give us another email address because this one is full or maybe another alternative way to apply for this SHEQ internship please 😭

  2. Nosiphe Menze

    I tried to email my application bit couldn’t go through, says the recipient’s mailbox is full.

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