Basic Salary: R103 037 p.a. • Ref. SS 82/12

Job Purpose:Successfully complete the required training for Fire Fighters, namely Fire Fighter 1, Hazmat Awareness and First Aid level 3.

Requirements: ♦ Grade 12 qualification (Mathematics and Physical Science preferred)  ♦ 18 years or older  ♦ Must not suffer from fear of confined spaces or heights  ♦ Must be physically fit  ♦ Previous experience in a fire-related industry would be advantageous  ♦ Ability to work in a team and cope with stressful situations.

Note: Candidates need to pass a physical assessment comprising of the following: Reach test, 2.4 km run, bench press, sit-ups, fire fighters lift, ladder climb and claustrophobia test. Candidates must also pass a written assessment (maths and comprehension), behavioural assessment and medical evaluation PRIOR to appointment.

Special conditions attached to the post: Non-permanent contract position for duration of training  ♦ candidates will advance to permanent Learner Fire Fighter position on successful completion of the training programme  ♦ required to wear a uniform.

How to Apply

To be considered for these positions and participate in the assessments, applicants must follow the instructions as detailed below:

 If your surname starts with On Report to Bring Along
 A, B, C, D or E 3 Dec 2012
53 Berkley Road,Ndabeni (old abattoirs premises)
by 08:00
 ♦  Original ID Document
 ♦ Certified copy of ID document
 ♦ Certified copy of Grade 12 certificate
 ♦ PT clothes
 F, G, H, I, J or K 4 Dec 2012
 L, M or N 5 Dec 2012
 O, P, Q, R or S 6 Dec 2012
 T, U, V, W, X, Y or Z 7 Dec 2012

No correspondence will be entered into with unsuccessful applicants or with third parties.

  • Please quote the reference number of the vacancy in all communications.
  • Certified copies of qualifications must be available on request.
  • No late applications will be considered.
  • If no notification of appointment is received within three months of the closing date.
  • Please accept that your application was unsuccessful.