ISS Pretoria: Intern, IT

The ISS is looking for a motivated and self-driven IT intern to join our team. The intern will support our in-house IT department in providing technical assistance, maintaining computer systems, and configuring hardware and software. The successful candidate must be able to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues. The intern will report to the IT manager.

Overview of duties

  • Assist in providing technical assistance to staff on hardware and software-related issues
  • Help install, configure and troubleshoot computer systems, hardware and software
  • Assist in monitoring system performance and troubleshooting any issues
  • Follow established procedures and processes for computer maintenance
  • Help provide training and support to staff on the use of computer systems and software
  • Perform system backups and maintain accurate records


Overview of requirements

  • Diploma in information technology or related field and, or A+/N+/Security+ or equivalent will also be considered
  • Knowledge of computer systems and software
  • Knowledge of network and system security
  • Familiarity with hardware and software installation
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Able to learn quickly and adapt to changing technology


The contract will be for 6 months and a monthly stipend will be offered.


Email your application to Rekha Valabh at [email protected]. Applicants must provide a cover letter and detailed CV, including at least three contactable referees. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

The ISS values diversity, professional integrity and innovation in the workplace. Female applicants are especially encouraged to apply.

Closing date: 1 May 2024