Astron Energy Graduate Internships are now open for for the 2024/2025 intake. For recent graduates eager to acquire practical experience while honing their skills, this invitation beckons. It represents an exceptional opportunity to embark on a career journey with a pioneering energy company renowned for its commitment to innovation and sustainable practices. Prospective candidates are encouraged to apply and seize the chance to contribute to Astron Energy’s impactful initiatives in shaping the future of the energy landscape.

About Astron Energy:

  • Astron Energy is a prominent supplier of petroleum products in Southern Africa, operating over 850 service stations, making it the country’s second-largest petroleum network.
  • The company is committed to corporate responsibility, promoting education, health, and economic development to foster stronger communities and sustainable economic growth.
  • Astron Energy owns and operates South Africa’s third-largest crude oil refinery in Cape Town, with a daily crude processing capacity of 100,000 barrels, along with a lubricant manufacturing plant in Durban.

Astron Energy Graduate Internships Available:

1. Astron Energy Graduate Intern (Non-Engineering) Overview:

  • Contract End Date: 31 December 2026
  • Duration: 24-month programme
  • Locations:
    • Cape Town
    • Johannesburg
    • Western Cape
    • Gauteng
    • Kwa-Zulu Natal
    • Eastern Cape
    • Free State
    • North-West
  • Application Closing Date: 24 July 2024

Disciplines Seeking Graduates:

  • Mathematical Science
  • Computer Science / Computer & Information Science
  • Information Systems / Information Technology
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Environmental Studies / Environment Society and Sustainability
  • Climate Change & Sustainable Development
  • Finance
  • Internal Auditing
  • Management Science
  • Accounting
  • Financial Modelling
  • Economics / Economic Analysis of Financial Markets
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Logistics Management / Transport Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Media Studies
  • Industrial Psychology / Human Resources Management


  • Opportunities available across Astron Energy’s footprint in:
    • Western Cape
    • Gauteng
    • Kwa-Zulu Natal
    • Eastern Cape
    • Free State
    • North-West


  • Gain workplace experience relevant to your qualification.
  • Receive mentoring and skills coaching to support professional growth and development.

2. Astron Energy Graduate Intern (Engineering) Overview:

  • Position: Graduate Intern (Engineering)
  • Location: Cape Town, Johannesburg
  • Contract End Date: 31st December 2026
  • Application Closing Date: 24th July 2024
  • Regions: Western Cape, Gauteng, Kwa-Zulu Natal, Eastern Cape, Free State, North-West

Engineering Disciplines

  • Seeking graduates with a passion for continuous learning and leadership potential in the following disciplines:
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Marine Engineering
    • Analytical Chemistry

Programme Details

  • Engage in hands-on experience aligned with your qualifications within Astron Energy’s operational areas across:
    • Western Cape
    • Gauteng
    • Kwa-Zulu Natal
    • Eastern Cape
    • Free State
    • North-West
  • Benefit from mentoring, skills coaching, and professional development throughout your internship journey.

Online Application Process

  1. Review Requirements and Details: Read through the programme details, including disciplines sought and geographical locations.
  2. Prepare Your Documents:
    • Update your CV/resume to highlight relevant education, skills, and any related experience.
    • Prepare a cover letter (if required) expressing your interest and alignment with Astron Energy’s values.
  3. Complete the Online Application Form:
  4. Submit Your Application:
    • Double-check all information entered for accuracy and completeness.
    • Submit your application before the closing date of 24 July 2024.

Prospective candidates are invited to explore career-enhancing opportunities with Astron Energy through its 2025 Graduate Internship Programme. The organization welcomes applications from all qualified graduates and anticipates reviewing each submission with enthusiasm. For any inquiries or assistance during the application process, applicants are encouraged to reach out to the recruitment team for support. Astron Energy values the interest of all applicants and extends best wishes for success in their applications.

Embrace the opportunity to join Astron Energy in shaping the future of the energy industry and fostering sustainable development across South Africa.