Selection of Positions

Random selection of Internship and Volunteer position, projects, thesis in Cape Town, Somerset and Stellenbosch where Magister had people in the past or/ and presently open. Please notice that names and exact locations are changed or deleted. Even if you don't find your desired position or is not available for your desired period, Magister is still able to supply you with an suitable professional alternative. To apply please fill in the application form. A listing of most internship and volunteer positons and descriptions are stored in the Magister South Africa database. Here you find few examples in following fiels :

Logistic

Ref: 2601

This company committed to providing sustainable, eco-friendly and luxurious accommodation in Africa. They offer unrivalled hospitality and the best rates at some of southern Africa’s most exclusive locations. Their portfolio of luxury lodges has been handpicked with clients needs in mind. Their lodges are located in the heart of nature; as such, the first priority is to be environmentally aware and conscious with their developments – ensuring that the lodges are designed and built to be eco friendly and environmentally sound; that they will be sustainable and responsible, in terms of the daily operations of the lodges; and that there will be a positive and productive impact for the local community.

Location: 20 minutes Cape Town City Centre
Car required: Preferable
Dress code: Semi-casual

Duties
Be involved in the following tasks amongst others. Procurement of building material, food items, solar items and borehole equipment for their Lodge / Camp in Zim / Maun Transport solutions.
Research to find solutions for Eco products, installing lightning conductors etc. Reconciliations of Tourism Levies Stock capturing and P & L sheets. Other tasks that come up in an extremely busy operations department. Interns have the opportunity to gain a wealth of knowledge on a management and logistics level

Requirements
Studying towards a degree/diploma in Logistics/Facility Management or Operations
Good Communication skills
Able to work with people from a diversity of cultures
Able to work both well in a team and independently
Strong interest in the leisure industry

Logistic

Ref: 2602

Started in 2000 and situated in the centre of Cape Town, in a move to empower unemployed and needy South Africans and create opportunities where previously none existed, This company is essentially  a social upliftment and community development project. Focusing on the unique and dynamic genre of wire art, the project is providing the skills training, support and raw materials necessary to enable many formerly unemployed South Africans to channel their natural creative energies into this vibrant art form. While wire art is not a new genre, the team brings together a collective of people with skills in wire art, marketing, production development and industrial design. Working together we are able to pool our resources for the mutual benefit of all involved, particularly the wire-artists who have previously had to carry the burden of all these functions themselves. The majority of wire art is designed not only with ornamental value in mind but most wire art lends itself readily to being branded in one way oralso to be functional in some way. In addition, another, thereby increasing the appeal of thesproducts for promotional purposes and corporate gifts. The main aim of the company project is to create sustainable, meaningful long-term employment for as many unemployed and needy South Africans as possible. By providing people with a workplace, a sense of purpose and access to resources like skills training and development, this company is helping to improve the life of many formerly destitute South Africans.

Location: Cape Town City Centre
Car required: No
Dress code: Semi Casual

Duties
Be involved in logistics, production processes and techniques aimed at increasing the feasibility of the product on the market. Your tasks will also involve working with operations, stock management, process flows in operations, process optimization, dispatch, customer service (handling returns/damages/tracking of deliveries)
Receive exposure in diverse aspects of import and export and the administrative procedures linked to this aspect this company.

Requirements
Energetic person with strong administrative, communication and organisational skills, as you will play a big part in social and community development
This position calls for a competent motivated individual who will be working in a stimulating work environment that will ensure a successful internship.
A background in Business Administration, Logistics/Controlling or Production
Open minded and enjoy working with people from different cultural backgrounds
Hardworking, team spirited and keen to make a difference
Reasonably good English Language Skills

Logistic

Ref: 2603

This provider services for around 118 million passengers and 3.5 million tonnes of cargo a year on behalf of some 650 client-companies in the aviation sector. With its workforce of around 40,000 personnel, The provider is active at 179 airports in 36 countries on five continents and generates consolidated operating revenue of CHF 1.9 billion. This provider offers a full range of value-adding airport services to its customers, this includes a) Ground Handling: Aircraft Maintenance, Security, Catering Services, Flight Operations and Crew Administration, Operation of Airport Lounges, Passenger and Baggage Handling etc b) Cargo Handling eg Freight Handling (On/Off Airport), Outsourced Hub Operations and Management and Call Centre and Airline Customer Services etc. This providert is recognized as the benchmark in terms of value for money, customer dedication, and cost management. The company has established a global reputation for being a valued business partner, not only because of its financial resources and modern ground support equipment, but also due to its intangible assets, particularly management expertise and a brand name that stands for superior quality. They have collected a number of awards in various categories for their airport services around the world. Providers’s mission is to provide the aviation industry with consistent and tailor- made solutions around the globe, for a better customer experience. Their Customer Benefits include Strong business fundamentals, with competitive pricing, Global leverage through Global Account Management, Extensive Knowledge in Low Cost and no-frill Products and Services and Customer Relationship Management.

Location: 20 minutes  Cape Town City Centre
Car required: Yes
Dress code: Semi-casual

Duties
Offering the opportunity to review the company’s management principles and their operational approach to ground handling in the aviation industry in order to gain insight on what ground handling entails.
Would put together a programme/project from their business perspective.

Requirements
Strong study background in Logistics, Facility Management or a related area
Very good communication skills
Some past related experience would be preferable
Able to work independently and enjoy team work as well
Hardworking and motivated individual