Closing Date: 11 August 2016
Salary: R 89 409.13 – R 116 048.63 (T5) + MUNICIPAL BENEFITS
REQUIREMENTS/QUALFICATIONS: ●Grade12 (Matric) preferably with mathematics and science and English; ● Valid code 8 motor vehicle driver’s license that is unendorsed (preferably code 10); ● Must be physically and mentally fit and healthy due to the nature of the fire fighter duties; ●Good Communication Skills (written and oral) in English and one other language of the three official languages of the Western Cape; ●Good Interpersonal and Conflict Management Skills; ● Clear criminal record; ● Must be disciplined and punctual in reporting for shifts/duty; ● some experience in an Emergency Service will be an added advantage but will not be the only criteria used to qualify as a preferred candidate.
FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES: ●Assist in the rendering of emergency services to save lives, property and the environment; ● Respond with fire crews as to assist as needed at emergency incidents including:
Motor Vehicle Accidents;
Medical and Rescue Incidents;
Hazardous Materials Incidents; and
Any special service calls
●To assist in the maintenance of fire and rescue vehicles; ●assists in the maintenance of fire and rescue equipment; ●Conduct fire hydrant inspections throughout the greater Bitou area; ●log all inspection and result of hydrant servicing; ●Perform control room duties when and as required; ●Must be willing to work shifts, irregular hours; perform stand-by and work overtime in bad weather conditions; ●perform standby for response every alternate shift and be available at station;
Candidates must be willing to be subjected to an interview and evaluation process and be aware that previous employers and references may be contacted and their qualifications, credit and criminal records may be verified.
Application forms are available on the Bitou website (www.bitou.gov.za ); A detailed CV of no more than five pages plus original certified copies of qualifications must be attached to the application form and must be posted/hand delivered to the Human Resource Section, Bitou Local Municipality, Private Bag X1002, Plettenberg Bay, 6600.
|Work related enquiries :||Station Officer: Mr. H Venter on 044 501 3000 or email on email@example.com|
|General enquiries:||Assistant HR Officer: Ms Elaine Sipingo on telephone no.: 044 501 3000|