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FIRE FIGHTER

FIRE FIGHTER [Post Level 10: Salary Scale R96, 204.00 – R109, 044.00 per annum plus benefits] REQUIREMENTS: • Grade 12 / relevant qualification at NQF level 04, • Certificate in Fire Fighter 1 Course, • HAZMAT Awareness and valid First Aid certificate or Basic Ambulance Course • Valid code C1 driver’s license. • At least 2 to 3 years experience KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO): • Respond to fire and all emergencies incidents, • Conducting the day to day preparedness of equipment to respond to fire and emergency incidents • Undertakes specific activities during disasters and/or establishes and communicates potential risk hazard situations • Rendering basic first aid to rescue victims to help recuperation and supporting the medical team with transporting/ holding victims. • Attend to risk visits, drills, lectures, station duties, control room duties and humanitarian services, • Check inventory and operate all appliances and equipment, • Candidates must be prepared to be transferred to any Local Municipality with Chris Hani District Municipality, NB: ALL SHORT-LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE SUBJECTED TO COMPETENCY DRIVING NOTE: In compliance with the Chris Hani District Municipality Employment Equity Plan, preference will be given to suitably qualified African female in the above position. For Employment Equity purposes, it is required that race, gender and disability status be specified. Application letters accompanied by a comprehensive CV, certified copies of qualifications, identity document and valid driver’s license must be sent to the Chris Hani District Municipality not later than 10th April 2012 at 12h00. No faxed CV’’s or e- mail applications will be accepted. It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date and time as determined by the Municipality. If the candidate / applicant is found canvassing any of the panelists he / she automatically disqualify him/herself. If the candidate has not been contacted within a month after the closing date he/she must accept that his/her application was unsuccessful. Applications must be forwarded to: The Chris Hani District Municipality, Human Resources Section Private Bag X 7121, Queenstown, 5320 Or hand deliver to 15 Bells Road Queenstown N. NQWAZI ACTING MUNICIPAL MANAGER