Jobs in Durban South Africa – Durban Jobs SA

Durban is a busy port city in South Africa; it is the third largest city in South Africa and forms part of the eThekwini metropolitan municipality. Durban is a major tourism centre in south Africa, this is due to subtropical climate and the beautiful beaches that are excellent for tourism, the major tourist destinations in Durban are the Golden Mile, uShaka Marine World, Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Sun coast Casino and Entertainment World, the tourism sector provides jobs for people in the art and crafts business, tour guides, tour bus drivers, hotel waiters, managers, and workers.

Durban is one of the cities that is going to host the 2010 FIFA World Cup, and there are many job opportunities for bricklayers, quantity surveyors, architects, project managers, structural engineers, civil engineers, construction managers and any other person involved in the construction industry, as there will is a lot of construction taking place like the building of hotels, stadiums, apartments in preparation for the World Cup.

Durban has a diverse economy, that is based on the manufacturing, transportation, finance, tourism and government sector, the transport industry in Durban is quite big because of the import port that overseas a huge influx of exports and imports from south Africa and Africa, this creates many jobs for people in the export and import business, traders, haulage truck drivers, and ship owners.

The police force is another major source of employment that you can find in Durban, since the city has a very high crime rate, and there are many job opportunities in the police force as they try to curb the increase in crime rate before the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

As with most South African cities Durban hags a huge informal sector which employs the bulk of the working population in Durban with 16% of the labor force in informal sector, people can be employed as street traders and vendors. The services sector provides jobs for teachers, lecturers, nurses, doctors. Durban has many top educational institutions such as the University of KwaZulu-Natal, and Durban University of Technology and other tertiary institutions.


11 Responses

  1. Sikhumbuzo Shangase says:

    My name is Sikhumbuzo Shangase, I was an Educator teaching mathematics and science at Inyonemhlophe High School, I then serve as an Admin Clerk by it was on contract basis. I am currently a volunteer at Lamontville library. I will be glad if I can get a permanent job.

    Thank You.

  2. Zama Pretty Mthethwa says:

    Hellow,my name is Zama Pretty Mthethwa I have a Diploma in Journalism with a six months experience at Vibe Fm and I have a code 10 drivers licience im sure that i will bring a huge different meaning effectively the company will grow finiacially.I will be waiting for your respond soon

    Thank You
    Zama Mthethwa

  3. Thembelihle Gumede says:

    Hello my Thembelihle Gumede.Im 30yrs old.I have experioence as CCTV operator and as Controller.Im current unemployed and looking for the job around Durban .Im currently leaving in Durban city centre.Thanks vey much.

  4. Ndumiso says:

    Helow im Ndumiso Sibiya who graduated matric the previous year so i was wondering if they are any job which i may qualify for as im not studing this year please help me out

  5. Hi, my name is Zama Ngcobo I am 26 years old, Iam currently working at ABSA as teller and I have been working at in enquareis for five (5) years. I am good on balancing money and handling the all fink of people.

    Thank you
    Zama Ngcobo

  6. So nice…………..

  7. Lindelani says:

    I am a BSc Chemistry candidate currently doing MSc (Textile engineering) having experience in process & development and analytical instrument operation/data interpretation (HPLC, GC) and seeking position within chemical/textile industries. A preference is in R&D (in a research institution or within the company). My goal is to improve my science skills, knowledge and competence to be of much value where I am given an opportunity; to gain explorative mindset as to stimulate innovation.
    Availability: 10 July 2012



  8. Nokukhanya Mbali says:

    Hi my name is Nokukhanya im 22 yrs old I got my matric in 2007 and I have a cert in Information Technology and have N1 certificate in electrical engineerring I was working @ woolworths as well @ d restaurant during d holidays cn sm1 plz help me with the job or internship

  9. Hassan Cassim says:

    Good day to you – i am currently unemployed and will be suitable in any shipping or transport co-ordinator vacancy. My expertise is quite vast and any positive response will be welcomed.

    kind regards

  10. priscilla ndlovu says:

    my i have job under finance department

  11. Farhana Mohamed says:

    My name is Farhana Mohamed. I am 35 years old. I have 10 years experience in accounts and admin field. I am hard working and willing to learn.