Eskom Internship Opportunity
Analytical Chemistry Experiential Traineeship

Position: External Experiential Trainee (Co-op Student) X2
Position/Task Grade: TR5
Area of specialisation: Chemistry
Department: Nuclear Services
Division: Generation
Business Unit: Koeberg Operating Unit
Geographical Area/Location: Koeberg Nuclear Power Station in Western Cape
Reference Number: 50128525SL/329-997826
Closing Date: 18 December 2012

Minimum Internship Requirements

Grade 12
S4 in Analytical Chemistry

Skills and Competencies

Team Player
Quality control
Customer focus
Safety conscious
Attention to details
Communication skills
Basic computer literacy
Basic laboratory techniques
Good sense of responsibility

Key Internship Responsibilities

Performing sample preparation as required for analysis
Basic Analytical Chemistry Instrumentation trouble shooting
Performing quality control as required by the Quality Control programme
Performing chemical analysis and standardisations as required
Preparing reagents, standards and control solutions as required
Perform sampling as required by procedures and as requested by the Laboratory Supervisor
Reporting laboratory results on Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) and to the Laboratory Supervisor
Perform periodic reviews of working procedure
Perform any other legitimate activity as required

If you have not been contacted within 28 days of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Note that the appointment of the candidate is at Eskom?s sole discretion, taking into account factors that Eskom considers relevant including but not limited to Eskom?s employment equity policy. Eskom supports a smoke-free environment