Swemgat: Grade 12 gap-year students internship program 2018 – 2019

Location Centurion, Pretoria / Tshwane

Swemgat, a swimming pool company is offering a 21-day internship program for gap-year students and individuals younger than 23 years that completed their Grade 12 qualification and have a drivers licence.

The program is ideal for entrepreneurial and/or technical minded male and female students.

Candidates will learn about business ownership; the process of taking a product or service idea to a profitable business; and product specific knowledge about swimming pools.

Other skills that will be practiced during the 21-day program includes, amongst others the following:

  • Planning & Organising;
  • Time management;
  • Fault finding and problem solving, including swimming pool cleaning, repairs and servicing;
  • Business awareness;
  • Customer focus & high price selling (closing a large Rand-Value deal);
  • Administrative tasks, such as compiling Quotations; Invoicing; Filing and dealing with Product inquiries; and
  • Why you need a websites for your business and how to implement online marketing strategies


  • Demonstrate your strengths with examples of school projects completed, photos, relevant web-links and other activities;
  • If you told any friends about this opportunity, please attach a list of their names; e-mail addresses and cell numbers on a separate page with your CV.

How To Apply 

If you’re interested to follow a career as “Swimming Pool Technician” or “Business Owner” then apply by e-mailing your CV to:


  • A very limited number of interns per intake are allowed

  • The sooner you apply, the better your chances!

  • The above program is only open for persons under 23 years of age. If you’re older than 23 years and interested to apply for a position at Swemgat, please e-mail your CV to [email protected]