Lab Internship


Lab Internship

Date: 06-Jan-2022

Location: GT, South Africa

Company: Distell Limited

Distell Ltd offers exciting opportunities for candidates with potential for placement in our Quality Management & Research (QM & R) department. This position will be based in the Secondary production, Springs in Gauteng.


Purpose of the Positions:
The intention is to give practical work experience to students who are in their final year of study and require exposure in a work environment and require practical work experience in order to obtain their qualification. Successful interns will be expected to enter into a full-time 12 month contract commencing on the 1st of February 2022 and terminating on the 31 January 2023.


Key Learning Areas include (but are not limited to):

  • Quality Assurance (Intrinsic & extrinsic quality control; Quality Management Systems; etc.)
  • Research
  • Production

To qualify for selection and participation in this programme, candidates must satisfy the following criteria:

  • South African citizenship.
  • Satisfactory academic record and in final year of obtaining relevant tertiary qualification / recently qualified (e.g. National Diploma in Food Technology;  National Diploma in Analytical Chemistry; BSc Bio Technology; etc.).
  • Basic computer literacy (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook).
  • Sound communication and presentation skills.
  • Effective time management skills with the ability to multi-task and perform under pressure.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Ability to cope with the inherent physical demands of the position.
  • Willing and able to work extended hours.
  • Reliable transport to and from place of work.
  • Valid driving licence would be beneficial.
  • Must be willing, able and committed to enter into and complete the 12 month internship programme.


Prospective interns must submit the following:

  • Covering letter/ Motivational letter.
  • Curriculum vitae (CV).
  • Certified copy of tertiary academic record (progress report).
  • Certified copy of Grade 12 certificate.
  • A letter from the tertiary institution stating the internship requirement and format for evaluation.
  • Certified copies of Identity Document


Applications Process:
If interested and meet all requirements, please register and apply via the Distell career portal by logging onto


Reference Number:18885                          Closing Date: 10 January 2022


Please note that candidates who do not receive any correspondence within 1 month after the closing date may assume that their application were unsuccessful and are hereby thanked for applying