Rand Water invites you to apply for a Rand Water Welding Internship, a 12-month experiential programme designed to provide you with hands-on training and exposure to the water sector. This opportunity is ideal for individuals who have completed their academic qualifications and need to fulfill the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) requirements to obtain their certification.

Rand Water Welding Internship Overview

  • Job Title: Welding Internship X2
  • Portfolio: Bulk Water Services – Operations
  • Job Type Classification: Internship
  • Location: Johannesburg South, Gauteng, South Africa
    • Site: Central Depot / Bulk Distribution
  • Closing Date: 2024/07/08
  • Reference Number: RAN240623-4

Rand Water Welding Internship Summary

Rand Water, a leading water utility, is offering a 12-month Welding Internship/Experiential Programme. This internship aims to equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to thrive in the welding field while contributing to the vital operations of Bulk Water Services.

Minimum Requirements

To be considered for this Welding Internship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Citizenship: South African citizens.
  • Inclusivity: Open to all races.
  • Age: Applicants must be under the age of 35.
  • Education: Must have Matric and a suitable qualification in Welding.

Primary Duties

As a learner in this internship, you will gain practical experience through Work Integrated Learning, which is essential for meeting the requirements stipulated by your academic institution. You will:

  • Work alongside experienced professionals to understand the practical aspects of welding in the context of Rand Water’s operations.
  • Apply theoretical knowledge in real-world scenarios to enhance your technical skills.
  • Participate in various tasks and projects related to bulk water distribution and operations.

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During the internship, you will gain an understanding of:

  • Rand Water’s mandate and its significant contribution to the water sector.
  • The operational processes involved in bulk water services.


The internship will help you develop essential skills, including:

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Technical welding skills and practical knowledge relevant to the water sector.


Rand Water values interns who are:

  • Self-motivated and driven by results.
  • Eager to learn and apply new skills in a practical environment.
  • Committed to contributing to the team’s success and the overall mission of Rand Water.

How to Apply

If you meet the minimum requirements and are ready to take on this exciting challenge, follow these steps to apply:

Documentation: The following documents must accompany your application form:

    • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Recommendation letter from the Tertiary training institute verifying that you must only complete the one-year training in the workplace environment (Work Integrated Learning)
    • Certified copy of ID document
    • Certified copy of Matric Certificate AND latest academic record
    • Certified copies of qualification

Click on this link to apply: Apply Here

The Welding Internship at Rand Water is a fantastic opportunity for young welders to gain practical experience and enhance their skills in a real-world setting. By participating in this programme, you will not only fulfill your Work Integrated Learning requirements but also position yourself for future career success in the water sector. Don’t miss this chance to kickstart your welding career with one of South Africa’s leading water utilities.