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Placement Title:Civil Engineering/Architecture
Host Organisation Name:MEINHARDT MALTA PVT LIMITED
Placement Description:Design Support / Site Assistant / Road Infrastructure

The selected candidates will then be working in Marsa.
Requirements:ACAD,

Reporting Skills,

English Writing Skills (C1)
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Placement Title:Work Experience & Placement Opportunities at the Central Bank of Malta
Host Organisation Name:Central Bank of Malta
Placement Description:The Central Bank of Malta is offering Summer Work Experience to a limited number of University students who by June 2019 would have successfully completed their penultimate year in the following courses:

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Banking and Finance or Economics or Public Policy within the Faculty of Economics Management and Accountancy

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Mathematics and Statistics and Operations Research within the Faculty of Science

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Banking and Finance and Mathematics within the Faculty of Science

Bachelor of Science (Honours) Computing Science within the Faculty of Information and Communication Technology

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (Honours) Software Development or Computing and Business within the Faculty of Information and Communication Technology

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in International Relations within the Faculty of Arts

Selected candidates will have the opportunity to work full-time on projects identified by the Bank during the summer period 15 July to 20 September 2019. They may also have the opportunity to continue to work part-time on these projects on a placement programme during the period October 2019 to June 2020.

Successful candidates may be offered full-time employment with the Bank provided they obtain the required degree classification and are successful in the placement programme.

Interested candidates are to send their application and a detailed CV by not later than 30 April 2019.

Applicants need to include all the university grades obtained in their university course as these form the basis upon which applicants will be shortlisted.

Selection may also include an interview.
Requirements:Students who have successfully completed their penultimate year in the courses referred above.
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Placement Title:Policy
Host Organisation Name:People and Standards Division (Office of the Prime Minister)
Placement Description:Trainees will directly experience the development and implementation of policy measures in various departments. This will allow trainees to acquire a broad understanding of the complexity of the Public Service.

Responsibilities: Analyse and review reports and documents apropos the initiatives and activities falling within the Ministry’s remit; assist in Social Work units; conduct research on issues falling within local and international contexts.

Trainees will have the opportunity to work on flexible schedule between 5 to 20 hours a week.

(The Trainee Scheme is not targeted for final year students)

Requirements:The student must be reading for an EQF Level 6 qualification.
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Placement Title:Human Resources,Training and Industrial Relations
Host Organisation Name:People and Standards Division (Office of the Prime Minister)
Placement Description:Trainees will benefit from a practical experience within the human resources and training and industrial relations departments. This will allow trainees to acquire a broad understanding of the complexity and dynamics of the Public Service.

Responsibilities: Assist in the recruitment and selection process; assist in Capacity Building exercises (long-term HR planning); identify skills gaps; assist in the up-keep and creation of applicable databases; assist in employee relations; organise in-house training; compile the sick leave report on a monthly basis, which is intended for top management purposes, assist in collation and compilation of HR Plans.

Trainees will have the opportunity to work on flexible schedule between 5 to 20 hours a week.

(The Trainee Scheme is not targeted for final year students) The placement is for the Ministry for Gozo (2 vacancies available)
Requirements:The student must be reading for an EQF level 6 qualification.
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Placement Title:Management
Host Organisation Name:People and Standards Division (Office of the Prime Minister)
Placement Description:Trainees will acquire a managerial experience within various government departments. This will allow them to obtain a broad understanding of the complexity and dynamics of the Public Service and the demands on leadership in the various sectors.

Responsibilities: Assist in the management of various projects; handle and coordinate funds; compile and analyse data; analyse inspection work flows; assist in research initiatives; assist in the coordination of the Students’ Maintenance Grants’, Apprenticeships and Summer Work Scheme.

Trainees will have the opportunity to work on flexible schedule between 5 to 20 hours a week.

(The Trainee Scheme is not targeted for final year students) The placement is for the Ministry for Gozo (4 vacancies available)

Requirements:The student must be reading for an EQF level 6 qualification.
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Placement Title:ICT
Host Organisation Name:People and Standards Division (Office of the Prime Minister)
Placement Description:Trainees will benefit from a practical experience within the Information Management Unit (IMU) ICT sections which will help them obtain a broad understanding of the complexity and dynamics of Information Management within the Public Service.

Responsibilities: Compile and verify digital forms; assist in research initiatives; perform system administrator duties, assist the Network and System Support section; assist with the Trademark Registration procedures; be part of the Information Technology (IT) Operations related to Internet Protocol (IP).

Trainees will have the opportunity to work on flexible schedule between 5 to 20 hours a week.

(The Trainee Scheme is not targeted for final year students)
Requirements:Student must be reading for an EQF level 6 qualification.
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Placement Title:Procurement
Host Organisation Name:People and Standards Division (Office of the Prime Minister)
Placement Description:Trainees will have the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience from various Procurement departments. This will allow trainees to acquire a broad understanding of the complexity and dynamics of the public service procurement cycle and practices.

Responsibilities: Evaluate payments in the light of the financial regulations; work on payment and procurement processes from concept to audit stage, including procedures related to requests for quotation (RFQ), vet and draft Tenders and Quotations, utilise the Electronic Public Procurement System (e-PPS) etc.

Trainees will have the opportunity to work on flexible schedule between 5 to 20 hours a week.

(The Trainee Scheme is not targeted for final year students)
Requirements:Student must be reading for an EQF level 6 qualification.
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Placement Title:Accounts and Finance
Host Organisation Name:People and Standards Division (Office of the Prime Minister)
Placement Description:Accounts and Finance Trainees will benefit from a practical experience within the Accounts and Finance sections. This will allow trainees to obtain a broad understanding of the dynamics of the Public Service. Furthermore, trainees will have the opportunity to acquire a good grasp of the Financial and Procurement regulations of the largest organisation on the island.

Responsibilities:

Process payments, conduct verifications, record, adjust, track and reconcile, basic book keeping; assist in the preparation of accounts and budgeting process.

Trainees will have the opportunity to work on flexible schedule between 5 to 20 hours a week.

(The Trainee Scheme is not targeted for final year students)
Requirements:Student must be reading for a EQF level 6 qualification in Accounts and/or Finance area.
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Placement Title:Finance Placements
Host Organisation Name:Debono Group
Placement Description:The selected candidate will perform tasks pertaining to finance and accounting, including but not limited to: bank reconciliations, posting of invoices, administrative duties, credit control, preparation of accounts up to management accounts.
Requirements:Prospective candidates need to be following a tertiary degree course in accountancy.
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Placement Title:Front End Software Developer; Back End Software Developer; Artificial intelligence
Host Organisation Name:Eunoia Ltd.
Placement Description:We currently have 3 interesting openings for paid placements with Eunoia:

Activity - front end software development; back end software development;

AI Sector - business intelligence

Company - Eunoia (www.eunoia.tech)
Requirements:The candidate needs to be following any one of the following degree courses:

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science and AI and Statistics and Operations Research

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence and Mathematics

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence and Physics

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Information Systems and Statistics and Operations Research

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Information Systems and Mathematics
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Placement Title:Junior Accounts Clerk
Host Organisation Name:Class Optical Limited
Placement Description:Assisting the finance department in daily data processing and general office duties, which can include calculation of costs, processing data in group ledgers, bank accounts, maintaining a procedures manual, document filing, maintaining of fixed asset register etc. Employment opportunity following the placement.
Requirements:Accounting A level, ECDL (Good Knowledge of Microsoft Excel), Studying at University level to qualify as an accountant.
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Placement Title:Junior Developer
Host Organisation Name:AIS Software
Placement Description:Assist in the design, development, and maintenance of software for a variety of applications.

Troubleshoot and diagnose problems related to an existing enterprise systems, and/or new systems, environments, and technology.

Design, implement, and unit test application / system components.

Provide assistance to other agile team members in researching and answering technical questions.

Participate in agile development.
Requirements:English speaking with some knowledge in: Visual Studio 2010 or higher.

NET framework, including Visual Studio, ASP.NET

Development experience utilizing C#
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Placement Title:Wealth Management Administration - leading to possibility of full time employment
Host Organisation Name:MWC Group
Placement Description:A hands-on role as part of our administration team providing support to our Swiss based consultants and clients. Following a short induction session and meeting your mentor, who will be guiding you throughout your time with us, you will be given full responsibility for a set of task. This allows you to develop your practical and professional skills while gaining an excellent insight into the business. You will be responsible for keeping clients' records up-to-date in different CRM's, generating offers in various insurance quotation systems, perform simple client account administration tasks, receiving and circulating correspondence, performing office duties including filing documents, scanning and photocopying, general bookkeeping, other administrative tasks that may be required. More complex tasks may be given as ability to perform them increases. The placement will be based in Malta.
Requirements:The ideal candidate is well organized, thorough, pays attention to detail, can work independently and enjoys a fast paced environment. Proficient in English, both oral and written. Additionally, a basic level of French, German or Italian is desirable. Advanced user of Microsoft Office programs and the internet.
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Placement Title:Project Manager Temporary Placement/s
Host Organisation Name:Transport Malta
Placement Description:The chosen candidate/s will be working under the guidance of the Head of Malta National Electromobility Platform (MNEP). The main duties of a Project Manager are to coordinate the implementation of the assigned project/s according to the rules and regulations set by the Funding Programme, the Application Form and Grant Agreement; to coordinate all aspects of the public procurement process, ensuring the effective disbursement of funds and sound management of assigned project’s budget, maintain set deadlines and standards during the implementation of actions and contracted project deliverables, coordinate and compile as necessary the progress, financial and monitoring reporting required. The candidate/s may consider this post as an opportunity to experience at first hand the duties of a Project Manager within TM. This placement is not considered as a formal employment but any experience gained will be given due merit should there be a call for a more permanent position within TM.
Requirements:The ideal candidate/s should come from a public policy/management/economics background. Preference will be given to students of the Faculty of Management and Economics. Given the nature of the work, the candidates are expected to have a minimum of Grade 5 in Maltese at SEC level or equivalent. Public administration and management.
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Placement Title:Placement for Architecture and Civil Engineering Students
Host Organisation Name:Transport Malta
Placement Description:The chosen candidate/s will be working under the guidance of a team of very experienced architects. The main duties of the selected candidate are to manage the design of road schemes and junctions from concept to detail design.; to prepare necessary drawings for the proposed road schemes; to carry out traffic engineering analysis and structural calculations for the proposed road infrastructure; to prepare and submit planning approvals to MEPA; to prepare estimates at the various stages of the design process; to research, plan, design and administer projects, applying knowledge of design and construction procedures; to consult with superiors to determine functional and spatial requirements of new projects and prepares information regarding design, specifications, materials, estimated costs and construction time; to contribute actively and validly to the implementation of a comprehensive plan for the redevelopment and restoration to an acceptable condition and standard of the country’s arterial and distributor roads; to direct activities of contractors engaged to carry out projects according to drawings and specification documents; to administer construction contracts and conducts periodic on – site observation of work during construction (or any other work) to monitor compliance with plans.

The candidate may consider this post as an opportunity to experience at first hand the duties of a Trainee Perit within TM. This placement is not considered as a formal employment but any experience gained will be given due merit should there be a call for a more permanent position within TM.
Requirements:The ideal candidate/s should come from an architecture/transport technology/road construction background. Preference will be given to students of the Faculty of Built Environment, specialising in transport technology or structures. Given the nature of the work, the candidates are expected to have a minimum of Grade 5 in Maltese at SEC level or equivalent.
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Placement Title:GIS (Geography Information System) Specialist Temporary Placement/s
Host Organisation Name:Transport Malta
Placement Description:The chosen candidate/s will be working under the guidance of the Head of Malta National Electromobility Platform (MNEP). The main functions of a GIS Specialist are to manage the collection of data and verify the content of data collected in the field and from other sources; to coordinate the inputting and mapping of data into TM’s GIS; to integrate existing transport databases into TM’s GIS; to carry out transport planning and spatial analysis using demographic, land use and transport information; to use GIS to prepare internal and external presentation material; to carry out transport statistical analysis The candidate may consider this post as an opportunity to experience at first hand the duties of a GIS Specialist within TM. This placement is not considered as a formal employment but any experience gained will be given due merit should there be a call for a more permanent position within TM.
Requirements:The ideal candidate/s should come from a ICT/computer sciences/geography/transport planning background or related disciplines. Preference will be given to students of the Faculty of Built Environment or Geography. Given the nature of the work, the candidates are expected to have a minimum of Grade 5 in Maltese at SEC level or equivalent.
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Placement Title:Transport Planner Temporary Placement/s
Host Organisation Name:Transport Malta
Placement Description:The chosen candidate/s will be working under the guidance of a team of full time transport planners. The main functions of a transport planner within TM are to coordinate TM response to consultations regarding Transport Planning such as PA/ERA consultations, traffic impact statements, planning control applications (especially road alignment widths); to maintain and update the National Transport Model and to coordinate transport data collection and analysis. The candidate/s may consider this post as an opportunity to experience at first hand the duties of a transport planner with TM. This placement is not considered as a formal employment but any experience gained will be given due merit should there be a call for a more permanent position within TM.
Requirements:The ideal candidate/s should come from a geography/architecture background. Preference will be given to students of the Faculty of Built Environment or Geography or architecture related background or with an interest in transport planning. Given the nature of the work, the candidates are expected to have a minimum of Grade 5 in Maltese at SEC level or equivalent.
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