Fire Fighter (x3): Salary R165 903.00 – R215 334.75 Per Annum

Closing date: 12 February 2021

Location: Kouga Local Municipality
Province: Eastern Cape


  • Fire Fighter 1 and Hazmat Awareness & Fire Fighter 2 and Hazmat Operational;
  • BAC with Current HPCSA registration;
  • Code C1 driving license;
  • 1 year relevant experience;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in at least two of the
  • official languages in Kouga Municipality (Afrikaans, English, and Xhosa).

SALARY:                                                           R165 903.00 – R215 334.75 Per Annum

TASK:                                                                7

SPECIAL CONDITIONS:                        

  • The successful incumbent must be able to work shifts, overtime and perform standby duties;
  • Must be prepared to work at any fire station within the area of the Authority Having Jurisdiction, in accordance with Departmental policies;


  • Responds to fire and emergency incidents perform acts/ operations under the supervision of the Senior Fire Fighter to neutralize the threat of fire or other danger;
  • Performs specific activities with communications and providing support to line functions;
  • Undertaking protection duty by standing by potentially life or property threatening incidents and events with appropriate equipment as directed by supervisors to minimize the risk to life and property;
  • Conducting the maintenance and inspection of fire hydrants under the supervision of the supervisor, to ensure easy identification and smooth operation during emergencies;
  • Receiving instructions on matters pertaining to operational functions, work sequences, queries, and priorities.

BENEFITS:As per standard conditions of service;

Applicants must submit a formal application form and a comprehensive CV, a certified copy of qualifications, an identity document, and a driver’s license. Applications must be submitted electronically as one PDF document to Application forms can be obtained from the Municipal website, and must reach the Human Resource Manager on or before Friday, 12 February 2021 at 12:00.

For any inquiries contact Mr. B Faulkner: 042 2002 200.


Please note that the following can lead to disqualification:

1. Non-submission of originally certified copies of academic records.

2. Canvassing of councilors.

3. Submission of fraudulent qualifications and/ or documents.

NB: Please note that shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a vetting process. By applying for this position, the candidates agree to background checks being performed.

MR. C DU PLESSIS                                                                                 P. O. BOX 21                                      

MUNICIPAL MANAGER                                                                        JEFFREYS BAY


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