ABOUT THE COMPANY – IX ENGINEERS
iX Engineers is a fairly new organisation, established in 2016 after acquiring WorleyParsons RSA’s Public Infrastructure Business Unit, as well as the Black Jills Engineers (BJE) consulting infrastructure business. However, the companies key staff members have over 35 years of experience within the infrastructure sector.
The consulting engineering company is mostly black owned, operates as a private company and focuses on the public and private infrastructure sector. iX Engineers’ services include the following sectors: Transport; Water; Buildings & Services; Urban Infrastructure; Infrastructure Management; Environmental & SHERQ.
iX is currently a BBBEE level 1 contributor, whose values include: Excellence, Innovation, Leadership, Responsibility, Integrity, Capability and Reliability.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED
The iX Engineers bursary programme is aimed at assisting with the skill development of students who are interested in studying and pursuing a career in Consulting Engineering. Bursaries will be awarded to those studying towards a BEng/ BSc Engineering degree at a recognised University.
Bursaries will cover various fields of Engineering (including but NOT limited to):
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Information Technology
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview before final selection is made.
Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):
- South African citizen
- Completed Matric
- Registered to study at a recognised University in South Africa
- Studying full time within one of the aforementioned fields of study
- Completed your first year of your undergraduate qualification OR registered for your second, third, fourth year or postgraduate studies
- NOT currently receiving financial assistance/ funding from another institution
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY
Students who meet all of the above mentioned eligibility criteria and who would like to apply, must do so by submitting clear copies of the following supporting documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):
- South African ID document (certified copy of)
- Matric certificate (certified copy of)
- Latest University academic record (certified copy of)
- Proof of tertiary registration (on University letterhead)
- Shortened Curriculum Vitae
Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Insert the words “iX Engineers Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).
16 August 2018.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact iX Engineers directly:
Contact Person: Tumi Lebeya (HR Practitioner: Talent Acquisition)
Tel: 012 745 2524 / 012 745 2000