Posted on :
6 Jan, 2014
If you are interested in Fire Fighting then this opportunity is for you. Candidates will be required to successfully complete the required training for Fire Fighters, namely Fire Fighter 1. Hazmat Awareness and First Aid Level 3.
Basic Salary: R110 637 p.a
Ref No. SS 1/14 Contract Post
A grade 12 qualification (maths 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
The ability to work in a team and cope with stressful situations
No criminal record
Note: Candidates need to pass a physical assessment comprising of the following:
Dead Load Carry
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 a Permanent Learner Fire Fighter position upon successful completion of the training programme.
Required to wear a uniform
To be considered for these positions and participate in the assessments, applicants must follow the instructions as detailed below.
Please not that if your surname matches the listings below you will be required to report to 53 Berkley Road, Ndabeni (old abattoir premesis) by 8:00 on the dates stipulated.
A, B, C, D or E – 13th January
F, G, H, I, J or K – 14th January
L, M, N – 15th January
O, P, Q, R or S – 16th January
T, U, V, W, X, Y or Z – 17th January
Please also note you need to bring along:
Original ID document
Recently certified copy of ID Document
Recently certified copy of Grade 12 certificate, or for 2013 matriculants, a recent certified copy of the statement of results
PT clothes for the fitness tests
Your own refreshments
No correspondence will be entered into with unsuccessful applicants or with third parties.