Apply for a Transnet learnership

Transnet SOC Limited is a focused freight transport company delivering integrated, efficient, safe, reliable and cost-effective services to promote economic growth in South Africa. Transnet's core businesses are: Transnet Freight Rail; Transnet Rail Engineering; Transnet Pipelines; Transnet Port Terminals; and Transnet National Ports Authority.

As part of our human capital strategy to develop rural areas, Transnet Rail Engineering, an organisational division of Transnet through the School of Engineering, is offering a comprehensive training bursary on NQF level 2 Diesel and Electrical Fitter Learnership for learners residing only in the following rural areas/ locations:

Field: Diesel and Electric Locomotive Learnership (NQF level 2)
Total: 120
Location: Durban (Richards Bay) 30 learners: • Nseleni Reserve • Mandlazini • Mzingazi • Kwesakamthethwa  • Kwambonambi • Ntambanani • Dondota • Ndabayakhe • Bhukanana • Maqwakaza • Usokhulu • Macekani • Mevamhlophe • Matshane • Esgisi • Thandaza • Cinei

The minimum requirements are Grade 12 with a pass in Maths and Physical Science OR Grade 12 Technical Matric with a pass in Maths.
SA citizens who meet these requirements and who do not have any other bursary obligation are encouraged to apply.


Please send a cover letter, clearly indicating your name, rural area, your CV, certified copy of relevant qualification/s and certified copy of ID document to the School of Engineering via one of the following e-mail addresses:

• Durban (Richards Bay): Silungile.mhlongo@transnet.net and Zandile.hlatshwayo@transnet.net
Please only apply to your nearest location, as no accommodation/transport assistance will be provided.

Closing date: 17 September 2012

If you have not been contacted within one month of the closing date , please accept that your application was unsuccessful