Palabora Copper Internship

Palabora Copper invites Suitable Applicants to apply for Internship Programme 2022 in Phalaborwa, Limpopo.

Palabora Copper (Pty) Limited, a subsidiary of Palabora Mining Company Ltd,is a copper mine that also operates a smelter and refinery complex based in the town of Phalaborwa, in South Africa’s Limpopo Province. The mine owes its origins to a unique rock formation in the region known as the Palabora Igneous Complex.

he program is targeted at candidates who are already in possession of a relevant Degree with no relevant work experience. Successful candidates will enter a 24 months Internship Contract with Palabora Copper (Pty) Ltd.

Discipline                                                  Ref No 

  • Mining Engineering                                   GDP MIN 2022
  • Mechanical Engineering                            GDP MEC 2022
  • Metallurgical Engineering (Extractive Only) GDP MET 2022
  • Electrical Engineering                                 GDP ELE 2022
  • Geology (Honours Only)                            GDP GEO 2022
  • Civil Engineering                                        GDP CIV 2022
  • BCom Accounting                                       GDP ACC2022
  • Financial Accounting                                  GDP FC2022
  • BSc Wildlife Management                          GDP WLM 2022
  • Training / Occupationally Education Training and Development with a technical qualification -GDP OETD 2022
  • Information & Communication Technology -GDP IT 2022
  • Business Management / Business Administration- GDP BM 2022
  • Human Resource Management                    GDP HRM 2022
  • Fire Technology                                            GDP FT 2022
  • Occupational Health and Safety / Safety Management -GDP OHS 2022
  • Process Instrumentation / Process Control -GDP PINS 2022
  • Mine Survey                                               GDP SUV 2022

Career Options

Permanent employment at the end of the 2-year internship is not guaranteed.

Requirements or Eligibility

Applicants who satisfy the minimum requisites mentioned below are invited to apply:

  • Must have a related B-Tech qualification or degree in the aforementioned fields of study
  • Currently unemployed
  • Without an active criminal record
  • Between the age of 18 and 35
  • A South African citizen
  • Holds a valid driver’s license and a Ba-Phalaborwa citizen will be an advantage

How to apply

Applications should be forwarded electronically to:  

Documents Required to be uploaded

  • 1 Pager Curriculum Vitae
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of degree
  • Proof of residence                                                  

Communication will be limited to shortlisted applicants. If you do not hear from the company within 21 days, please treat your application as being unsuccessful