City of Cape Town looking for fire fighters - South Africa

City of Cape Town- Cape Town
Position: Seasonal Fire Fighters( 6 months Contract: 1 Nov 2017- 31 April 2018) SS 56/17
R92 634 p.a(R44, 54/hr)
Closing date: 18/08/2017

●Minimum requirement is a Grade 10 (Std 08) qualification or proven equivalent qualification
●18 years or older.
●Be prepared to undergo practical and theoretical firefighting training.
●Be prepared to be stationed at any Fire Station within the City of Cape Town.
●Be prepared to work shifts.
●Previous experience in fire related industry would be advantageous.
●Be able to work in a team and cope with stressful situations.

Key Performance Areas:
●Carry out fire-fighting operations under guidance, mentorship and supervision of firefighters and officers.
●Prepare for emergency incidents and protection duties.
●Create fire breaks along the urban interface
●Maintain protective equipment
●Perform any other duties as and when required
●Wear protective clothing.
●Operate tools associated with the tasks.
●Work 40 hours per week.
●Work additional hours/overtime on short notice.

Please Note:
Candidates need to pass a Fire & Rescue Service standard physical assessment comprising of the following:
●Reach test
●2.4 km run (prescribed time)
●Dead load carry

Candidates must also pass a written assessment (Mathematics and
comprehension) and a behavioral assessment.

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

How to apply:

Report to 53 Berkley Rd, Ndabeni
(old abattoir premises). Gates close at 08:00
Strictly no late coming will be tolerated

Find dates and names of when to report for physical assessment below;
If your surname starts with:

A, B, C, D, E: report-14 August 2017

F, G, H, I, J, K: report- 15 August 2017

L, M, N: report -16 August 2017

O, P, Q, R, S: report- 17 August 2017

T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z: report - 18 August 2017

Bring along:

●Original ID Document
●Recently certified copy of ID (not older than 3 months)
●Original Highest School Certificate
●Recently certified copy (not older than 3 months) of Highest School Certificate (minimum Grade 10).
●PT clothes & running shoes.
●Participants to provide their own Refreshments for the day.
●Be prepared for any weather conditions.

The posts are uniformed posts and due to the nature of the job the incumbents must be physically fit with no cardiac or respiratory abnormalities and will be required to undergo a fitness, drug test and medical evaluation PRIOR to appointment.

God bless you!!!

Posted on : 08/08/2017, # , Edit

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