04 Kikuyu Road, Sunninghill, Johannesburg, 2157


Intern: Spatial Information and Analysis Internship (Gauteng)

Entry Date: 08 May 2021
Expiry Date: 16 May 2021

The Housing Development Agency (HDA) is a National Public sector development agency that inter alia has the mandate to identify, acquire, prepare and develop suitable land for human settlements. The agency also undertakes the programme and project management for development of housing and human settlements. The HDA carries out its functions in partnership with a range of stakeholders including national, provincial and local government and municipalities, as well as with communities, developers and financiers. Established in 2009, the Agency was established by an Act of Parliament in 2008 and is accountable through its Board to the Minister of Human Settlements. For more information about the HDA, please visit our website: www.thehda.co.za.

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The HDA has the following twelve months Graduate Internship Programme:

Spatial Information and Analysis Internship
Location: Gauteng
Reference: AP-SIA-GP-521

Main Purpose: To provide unemployed graduates with valuable work experience and skills in the human settlements sector to enhance their employability. To address the problem of youth unemployment, especially tertiary (University and Universities of Technology) graduates by providing them with work experience opportunities in the public service.

Graduates in the following disciplines should apply:

Honours Degree in Geography, GIS, GeoInformatics, Remote Sensing, Environmental Science, Earth Science, Computer Science or related.

Location and Requirements:
Gauteng (Johannesburg) is seeking a Spatial Information and Analysis Intern
Honours Degree in Geography, Geographic Information Systems, GeoInformatics, Remote Sensing, Remote Sensing, Environmental Science, Earth Science, Computer Science, Social Science, or related discipline.

Knowledge of GIS software such as ArcGIS, QGIS and MapInfo, Knowledge of Microsoft Office software.

Above average academic results (proof of secondary and tertiary academic transcripts will be required).

We seek to appoint candidates with no work experience, residing in the relevant city.

Please forward a relevant CV (Clearly marked with the reference number of the position) to the following link: https://www.affirmativeportfolios.co.za/hda/

Closing date for applications: 16 May 2021

CVs received after the closing date will NOT be considered. Kindly take note if you have not been contacted within fourteen (14) days of the closing date; please consider your application unsuccessful. Should you not comply with the above requirements your application will NOT be considered.

Conditions of service: The HDA is an equal opportunity employer ● Appointments will be made in accordance with the HDA Employment Equity policy ● The HDA reserves the right not to make an appointment. Please do not send certificates, diplomas or testimonials. We thank all applicants for their interest.

Communication will be conducted with short-listed applicants only.