Training Opportunities at Johannesburg City Parks & ZOO

The Johannesburg City Parks and ZOO (UCPZ) is an agency of the City of Johannesburg. Its mandate is the provision, Preservation and Management of Open Spaces, Biodiversity, Environmental and Conservation services through Education, Research, direct Conservation action and Recreation with a focus on the Zoo, Parks and Cemeteries.

The following exciting and challenging opportunities are available for achievementorientated individuals with initiative and a commitment to give substance to the City’s vision of a green, clean, conserved and active world-class, African city.

Johannesburg City Parks is offering Internship and Learnership to Unemployed south African graduates in possession of the below mentioned qualifications ,resides in Johannesburg Region, must be between the ages of 18-30 years, people with disabilities and FET graduates are encouraged to apply.

The duration will be fixed period of 12 months, candidates will be based on various JCPZ facilities.

Stipends: Internship: R3500
Stipends: Work Integrated Learnership (WIL): R2500
Stipends: Horticulture Learnership: R2500

Internship (30 Positions)

  • Requirements: have a degree/ diploma in the following: Management Accounting,quality assurance,enterprise developments, upply chain coordinator,monitoring and evaluation, environmental education,conservation,OSIM, marketing &manager contracts, internal audit, administration, skills academy, human capital management ,occupational, H&S, ICT, business intelligence, manager zoo services, manager vet services

Work intergarted Learning Programme (20 Positions)

  • Requirements: FET students who are in their final year of studies and need exposure in the following areas: enterprise development,corporate services, human capital development, environmental education, conservation, OSIM, marketing & education

Horticulture learnership (30 Positions)

  • Requirements: Must have grade 12 and be able to do the following duties: Health and safety in horticultural environment, Identification of plants Cultivation and care for ornamental plants, Condition and prepare soils for planting, Soil science, Use of fertilizers on plants, Chemical and mechanical removal of weeds and alien invasive plants, Mixing and application of herbicides and pesticides, Laying and maintenance of grass sods, Mowing lawns, Pruning of plants

How to apply

Closing date for all applications is 08 November 2017. To apply email your CV to the following addresses

For any enquiries contact Heyley Liefring on 011 435 2845 or Jeaneth Malepe on 011 712-6601

Note: Johannesburg Parks and Zoo is an equal opportunity employer.

If you do not receive a date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. 435 2845 response from us within 21 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.