CSIR: IT Internship programme for 2019/2020

  • Internship
  • Pretoria , South Africa


The CSIR has an Internship opportunity in ICT Services Centre. The incumbent will do first-line support to end-users within the CSIR. This position is based in Pretoria.


Key responsibilities:

  • Assemble, configure and support end-point devices, inclusive of the necessary user support required;
  • Perform the necessary debugging on all equipment to ensure proper functionality, and help out on all projects that involve end-user support;
  • Perform basic network and telephony service support, installations, configuration and general user advice where required;
  • Assist with software and hardware troubleshooting;
  • Assist with desktop management, maintenance and roll-out mechanism;
  • Provide support on both network and stand-alone printers;
  • Ensure desktop functionality is available and accessible at all times to CSIR end-users;
  • Ensure quality service is provided to clients;
  • Support Microsoft and Linux desktops in a Novell environment;


Qualifications, skills and experience:

  • A National diploma or Bachelor’s degree in information technology;
  • A+ certificate would be advantageous;
  • Basic computer knowledge;
  • Good customer relations and communication skills;
  • Stress management skills and ability to handle difficult customers;
  • A team player and lateral thinker who takes initiative


How to Apply

Apply Online for the CSIR: IT Internship programme 2019/2020


Closing date: 05 June 2019