Energy & Water SETA

Welcome To The EWSETA Career Guidance Portal

A website dedicated to guiding the youth on various skills within SA’s Energy & Water industry.

About Us

Who We Are

As one of South Africa’s 21 SETAs, the Energy and Water Sector Education and Training Authority (EWSETA) was established in terms of Section 9 of the Skills Development Act (SDA), 97 of 1998, as amended and reports to the Honourable Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology. 

This portal aims to educate website visitors about the various careers in the Energy & Water sector in South Africa.

Career Portal Design Competition

Are you a student with a passion for carving out a successful career path? Do you dream of an internship with one of the leading organizations in the industry? Here’s your chance to make it happen!

We invite you to participate in our exciting competition, where you can put your skills to the test and stand a chance to win a 12-month internship at The EWSETA. Take the first step towards your dream career by applying for our competition today!

What we do

Our Sectors

SA's Water Sector

South Africa's water sector is dedicated to providing access to clean and safe water for all citizens.

SA's Energy Sector

South Africa's energy sector is committed to providing reliable and affordable energy to support the country's economic growth and development.

Why We Built This Website

We are committed to working with stakeholders across the country, including government, businesses, and communities, to find solutions to the challenges facing our water and energy systems. By working together, we can ensure a brighter and more sustainable future for South Africa.

We are proud of the progress we have made in providing access to clean water and energy for all South Africans, and we will continue to work towards a future where every person has access to these essential resources.

Career Finder

Select any sector to get started.

Energy Careers

Energy is the foundation of all social and economic activity in the world and powers people's daily lives.

Water Careers

Water is a precious resource in South Africa, and several people work in the industry to manage it.

Artisan Careers

Artisans are competent, highly talented and professionally skilled individuals who primarily work with their hands.

Future Careers

Future careers are those which will become mainstream in the near future and are usually powered by advancements in technology.

Psychometric Tests

Are you a high school student struggling to decide which career path to take? With so many options available, it can be overwhelming and confusing. That’s where psychometric testing comes in.

By taking a psychometric test, you can identify your strengths, weaknesses, interests, and personality traits, which can help you determine which careers are best suited for you. These tests provide valuable insights into your skills and abilities, giving you the knowledge and confidence you need to make informed decisions about your future.

Browse Career Options

Start your career journey here

Opportunities await you in the Energy & Water Sector. Find your perfect fit for the future.