Internship Programme at AEL Mining

By on September 19, 2017

Are you a dynamic, self-starter, ambitious and career-driven student or graduate? Are you interested in joining a world-class blasting technology leader in the industry? Are you keen on working in the open-pit, quarry and underground mining markets? Then this might be the opportunity for you.

AEL Mining Services is in the process of appointing 12 interns in various disciplines (2x Human Capital, 1x Finance, 2x Industrial Engineering, 1x Drawing Officer, 1x Marketing, 2x Chemical Engineering, 1 x Mechanical Engineering, 1x Electrical Engineering, 1x Civil Engineering), who need to do their in-service training / P1 and P2 work in order for them to complete their qualifications. The internship period will be 12 months in duration.

AEL merges cutting edge technology with proven explosive practices to offer innovative blasting solutions to a sophisticated, diverse and mature customer base across the region, including Namibia and Lesotho.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Attendance of theoretical classes at the AECI Training Centre situated at Chem Park, Chloorkop one week per month for ten months.
  • Undertake Freight Handling experiential training within a Logistics and Stores environment.
  • Undertake Shift work and/or Overtime duties as and when required.
  • Achieve competency in all relevant NQF Level 3 Unit Standards and compile a Portfolio of Evidence in support of this qualification.


  • Age group 18 – 25 years.
  • Ability to work within a Chemical environment.
  • Basic computer literacy would be an advantage.


  • Team Work
  • Communication
  • Adaptability
  • Attention to detail
  • Follow-up

How to apply

Applications close on 02 October 2017. Click here to apply online


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