DEPARTMENT: COMMUNITY SERVICES
POSITION: SENIOR FIRE FIGHTER (X3)
SALARY SCALE: R 258 808.18 – R307 404.74 (EXCLUDING BENEFITS)
REQUIREMENTS: Grade 12, Advanced Fire Prevention Certificate, Peace Officer, FF2, Hazmat ops,
Pump Driver, Incident Command, Fire Investigation, Rope rescue, Higher Certificate in fire technology.
At least four (04) years working experience in a fire fighting positions.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ATTRIBUTES: Action oriented and work well under pressure with the
ability to make quick decisions and think on their feet; verbal and written communications skills;
planning and organising skills and must have a valid driver’s licence.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The main responsibility of the post is to do effective firefighting, rescue and
special services in the Capricorn District Municipality by amongst other things maintaining and
inspecting all fleet, equipment, tools and facilities used for fire and rescue services, performing all
firefighting rescues and respond to emergencies, educate schools and the public safety measures.
Interested candidates should forward an application letter indicating the position they are applying for,
comprehensive CV, certified copies of qualifications and ID to the Municipal Manager, Capricorn District
Municipality, P O Box 4100, Polokwane, 0700 or hand – deliver applications at 41 Biccard Street,
Polokwane at the registry desk. Those submitting applications are reminded to wear masks all the
time and maintain social distancing. Faxed and e – mailed applications will not be considered.
Enquiries should be directed to Prudence Sieda at (015) 294 1230 or Mpho Ramahlo at (015) 294
Capricorn District Municipality is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity
and employment equity, especially in terms of race, gender and disability. Applicants from these
designated groups are encouraged to apply. CDM reserves the right to make appointments. If you do
not hear from us 3 months after the closing date, kindly accept that your application was unsuccessful.
CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY, 08 OCTOBER 2020