The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRDLR) is offering the Latest Graduate Programme 2016 / 2017 in Pretoria, South Africa. The Agricultural Graduate Programme 2016 / 2017 will jump start your career and provide you more better Agricultural Jobs or Agricultural Vacancies in near future. DRDLR Internships for 2016 / 2017 have also been announced previously, and now the company has come up with latest DRDLR Graduate Opportunities.
DRDLR Careers and Jobs mostly remain available / vacant in SA, and you may also avail the Agricultural Careers at DRDLR after completing the DRDLR Graduate Programme 2016-2017. Various Graduate Training Programmes 2017 have been announced by different companies and you may get full advantage of the Agricultural Graduate Jobs available at Government of South Africa. It is also pertinent to mention here that you may get better Government Jobs or Government Careers after completing the Govt Graduate Development Programme 2016/2017. The interested candidates should have a look on the details and descriptions of the Graduate Trainee Programme before forwarding their job application to the concerned department.
Agricultural Graduate Trainee Jobs 2016 / 2017 at Dept of Rural Development and Land Reform
The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRDLR) under Programme Rural Development, invites Unemployed Agricultural Graduates with a three-year diploma or degree in Agriculture who need practical hands-on experience to improve their chances of employment to apply for Agricultural Graduates Programme opportunities that currently exist in the DRDLR Provincial Offices.
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture
- Project and People Management skills
- Research methodology
- Willingness to travel and work extended hours
- Computer literacy skills
- Communication skills
- Facilitation skills
- Report writing skills
- Presentation skills
- Liaison skills
- Interpersonal skills
Duties and Responsibilities
- Learn from project experiences
- Analyse project/farm status
- Develop project plans for 12 months
- Work and liaise between DRDLR, Project owner and other stakeholders
- Technical advice to projects
- Research information
- Report progress and feedback.
The successful candidates will participate in rural development projects in the following Agricultural fields:
District: Sedibeng – Reference Number: 3/2/1/2016/021
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture (Animal Production) – 2 Posts
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture (Crop Production) – 2 Posts
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture (Agricultural Economics) – 1 Post
District: West Rand – Reference Number: 3/2/1/2016/022
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture (Crop Production) – 5 Posts
District: City of Tshwane – Reference Number: 3/2/1/2016/023
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture (Animal Production) – 4 Posts
- Degree/Diploma in Agriculture (Crop Production) – 1 Post
Preference will be given to:
- Applicants who reside within the Local Municipalities and/or Districts where the positions are advertised.
- Animal Production – Poultry, Crop Production – vegetables including hydroponics, Agricultural Economics.
- Graduates will be deployed to the farms/projects and ideally should reside within the vicinity of those farms.
- Remuneration: A stipend as guided by Government regulations shall be payable on a monthly basis.
Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates and successful candidates only. If you have not been contacted within two (2) months after the closing date of this advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Successful applicants will be appointed for a period of 12 months.
Closing Date: 27 May 2016
How to Apply for DRDLR Graduate Training 2016 / 2017: Govt Careers & Jobs
Applications should consist of a covering letter accompanied by a detailed CV, certified copies of ID and qualifications, stating the reference number as indicated on this advert. Applications must forwarded to: The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, Private Bag X09, Hatfield, 0028 for the attention of Ms Sibongile Mkhize or hand-delivered to: 6th Floor, 524 Suncardia Shopping Centre, corner Steve Biko and Stanza Bopape Streets, Arcadia, Pretoria.
If you comply with the minimum eligibility criteria as mentioned above, you should apply online for the recently announced Graduate Opportunities available at DRDLR.