Transnet National Ports Authority Graduate Trainee Programme

By | July 17, 2020

Transnet National Ports Authority Graduate Trainee Programme

Location: Different locations
Closing Date: 12 July 2012

Transnet National Ports Authority hereby invites recently qualified graduates in possession of National Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree to apply for a 24-Month Graduate Trainee Programme.

The programme is aimed at providing workplace exposure and experience through skills transfer in Port Operations.

Applicants must have qualifications in the following fields of study:

  • Industrial Engineering
  • Transport Economics
  • Transport Logistics
  • Maritime Transport/Logistics
  • Systems Analysis
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Operations Management


  • Successful candidates will be involved in projects of the Ports Operations environment and will be required to work shifts.
  • Graduates will be required to sign a 24-Month Agreement.
  • The salary will be in line with the Transnet trainees pay schedule.
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Graduates are required in the following areas (ports):

  • Port of Richards Bay x6
  • Port of Durban x10
  • Port of PE x5
  • Port of Ngqurha x6
  • Port of East London x10
  • Port of Mosselbay x5
  • Port of Cape Town x10
  • Port of Saldanha x8


How To Apply

Applicants MUST specify their preferred area (port).

Applicants are required to submit the following mandatory documents:

  • A detailed CV
  • A letter of application
  • CERTIFIED copies of qualifications
  • CERTIFIED copy of ID

All responses should be sent to  or 086 244 3682

As per the Transnet Equity Plans, preference will be reserved for candidates from designated groups.

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People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Should you not receive any response from Transnet within a month from the closing date of the advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.