City of Johannesburg (COJ): Energy Internships programme 

City of Johannesburg invites unemployed graduates who have the necessary qualifications to apply for the energy Internships programme 

Internship Opportunity: City of Johannesburg (CoJ), Environmental Department (tuse Service

DEPARTMENT: Environmental and Infrastructure Service Department (EISD)

BRANCH: Energy

DESIGNATION: Internship: Energy

Duration: Not exceeding 18 months

Location: Traduna House, 118 Jorissen Street, Braamfontein


  • Qualification completed with minimum 360 credits: R9 531.54 pm (Basic Salary, no benefits)
  • Enrolled as a student: R3 500.00 pm
    (Basic salary, no benefits)


  • Grade 12/NQF level 4 plus Higher National Diploma/ Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Only City of Joburg residents will be considered.


To provide technical and administrative support to the Energy Sector Unit.


  • Assist with activities related to the development of policies, strategies, and plans for City compliance and support, following the Energy framework policies and guidelines.
  • Assist with monitoring the Entity’s compliance with the National Rationalized
    Specifications (NRSs).
  • Assist in carrying out service delivery inspections at various sites.
  • Provide oversight on high-priority projects implemented by the Entity.
  • Monitor the implementation of priority projects in line with the Service Delivery Agreement (SDA) to address service delivery backlogs.
  • Liaise with SDCs to resolve queries and issues promptly, improving service delivery and customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure all reports about site visits are substantiated by corresponding evidence.
  • Assist with developing the Energy Service Delivery Framework of the organization.
  • Facilitate stakeholder engagement on all energy matters within the city.


  • Knowledge of the electricity sector and its business functions, with an understanding of the entire organization.
  • Computer literacy, including MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Good communication and coordinating skills.
  • Report writing.


  • Good time management skills.
  • Creative problem-solving.
  • Good multi-tasking skills.
  • Collaborative/Teamwork, Values and Integrity, Attention to detail, and quality focused.
  • Customer and Service Delivery
    Management (Batho Pele) Ethics, Professionalism.

How to Apply

Click here to apply online for the city of Johannesburg (COJ) Energy Internships programme

Please note that only online applications will be taken into account .

Applicants are respectfully informed that if no notification of appointment/response is received within six (6) weeks of the closing date, they must accept that their application was unsuccessful. By submitting your application for a position at the City of Johannesburg, you consent to the use of your personal information for the purposes of the Recruitment and Selection and related process.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.