Department Of Public Service Commission Internships

By | January 13, 2022

Department Of Public Service Commission Internships, the Office of the Public Service Commission is an equal opportunity, representative employer. It is the intention to promote representivity (race, gender and disability) in the Public Service through the filling of positions. Candidates whose appointment/transfer/promotion will promote representativeness will therefore receive preference. Persons with disability are especially encouraged to apply. An indication of representativeness profile by applicants will expedite the processing of applications.

Public Service Commission (PSC) invites unemployed graduates to apply Graduate / Internship Programme 2021.

Internship Application Closing Date : 10 June 2021

Internship Location: South Africa

Salary: R7 510.15 per month

Duration: 24 Months Contract

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be Unemployed
  • Aged between 18 and 35 years old
  • Must be a South African citizen

The following Internships are open for applications:

Information Technology Interns

Ref No: IT/05/2021

Requirements: National Diploma  / Degree in: Information Technology. The candidate should have basic understanding of the following: Computer Networks, Hardware and software configuration, Computer Literacy, IT Helpdesk first line support

Human Resource Interns

Ref No: PMP/05/2021

Requirements: National Diploma  / Degree in: Human Resource Management/Development

Supply Chain Management Interns

Ref No: SCM/05/2021


National Diploma  /Degree in:

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics
  • Financial Management
  • Accounting
  • Public Administration

Financial Management Interns

Ref No: FM/05/2021


National Diploma  /Degree in:

  • Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Auditing

Monitoring and Evaluation Research Support Interns

Ref No: ME/05/2021

  • Requirements: National Diploma  / Degree in: Public Administration

Grievance Investigations And Labour Relations Interns

Ref No: LMP/05/2021

  • Requirements: National Diploma  / Degree in: Law with Labour Law or Labour Relations as major subject; Labour Law

Administration, Data/Data-base Management  Interns

Ref No: DATA/05/2021

  • Requirements: National Diploma (NQF 6) /Degree (NQF 7) with specialisation or modules in data management, database management and data analysis) or any qualification (degree/diploma and work experience in data management, data-base management and data analysis)

Integrity And Anticorruption Interns

Ref No: IAC/05/2021


National Diploma /Degree in:

  • Law,
  • Public Administration,
  • Forensic Investigation and Data Analysis

Grievance and Complaints Investigations Interns


  • Johannesburg – Ref No: GPO/05/2021
  • Polokwane – Ref No: LPO/05/2021
  • North West, Mmabatho – Ref No: NWPO/05/2021
  • Nelspruit (Mbombela) – Ref No: MPO/05/2021
  • King William’s Town  – Ref No: ECPO/05/2021

Requirements: National Diploma  / Degree in: Law or Labour Relations

Admin / research, Monitoring And Evaluation Interns


  • Kimberley – Ref No: NCPO/05/2021
  • Bloemfontein – Ref No: FSPO/05/2021

Requirements:  National Diploma  / Degree in: Public Management / Administration / Research,Monitoring and Evaluation

Grievances and Complaints Investigations; Professional Ethics Research, and Monitoring and
Evaluation Interns

Ref No: WCPO/05/2021


National Diploma  / Degree in:

  • Law or Labour Relations
  • Public Management
  • Administration
  • Research, Monitoring and Evaluation

Public Management/Admin/ Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Interns

Ref No: KZNPO/05/2021


National Diploma  / Degree in: 

  • Public Management
  • Administration
  • Research, Monitoring and Evaluation


  • Good Interpersonal relations,
  • Organising, problem-solving and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • No criminal record.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted on Form Z.83 (Download Here) and should be accompanied by a recent updated comprehensive CV, certified copies of qualifications, Identity Document and driver’s license (If Applicable)

Forward your application, stating the relevant reference number:

Via Email to:


Via Post to:

The Director-General, Office of the Public Service Commission,

Private Bag X121,




Hand-deliver at: Commission House, Office Park Block B, 536 Francis Baard Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, for attention Mr M Mabuza or you ca

Closing date: 10 June 2021, 15h30

Please note:

  • Should you be in possession of a foreign qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA).
  • The successful candidate will be required to obtain a confidential security clearance issued by the State Security Agency.
  • The OPSC will verify the qualifications and conduct reference checking on short-listed candidates.
  • Candidates will be subjected to Competency Assessment to determine their suitability for the post.
  • Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only.
  • If you have not been contacted within 3 months of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
  • Please take note that late applications will not be accepted.
  • All shortlisted candidates for SMS post will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test the relevant technical elements of the job, logistics of which will be communicated by the office of the Public Service Commission.