City of Cape Town: Fire Fighters Learnership Proramme 2020

City of Cape Town: Fire Fighters Learnership Programme 2020

City of Cape Town: Fire Fighters Learnership Programme 2020

City of Cape Town: Fire Fighters Learnership Proramme 2020

City of Cape Town: Fire Fighters Learnership Programme 2020

Department: Fire & Rescue Service

Town/City: Cape Town

Province: Western Cape

Stipend: Basic Salary R163 948 p/a

Ref: SS 1/20

Eligibility: All candidates

Requirements:

  • Grade 12 qualification (Mathematics and Physical Science preferred)
  • 18 years or older
  • Must not suffer from fear of confined spaces or heights
  • Must be medically and physically fit
  • Must be able to work in a team and cope with stressful situations
  • No Criminal Record
  • Successful candidates must be available to start training on 1 June 2020
  • Successfully complete the Firefighter 1, Firefighter 2, Hazmat Awareness, Hazmat Operations and First Aid Level 3 courses presented by the learning institution

Please Note:

Candidates need to pass a Fire and Rescue standard physical
assessment comprising of the following:

  • Practical assessment comprising:
Assessment Male Female
Reach Test1,9 m1,9 m
2,4 km run Complete under 11 MinComplete under 13 Min
Push - ups Complete 30 in 60 SecComplete 20 in 60 Sec
Sit-ups Complete 30 in 60 SecComplete 20 in 60 Sec
Dead Load carry2 x 25kg over a distance of 100m2 x 25kg over a distance of 100m
  • Acrophobia and Claustrophobia tests.
  • Candidates must also pass a written assessment (Mathematics and comprehension), interview, medical evaluation and substance abuse test PRIOR to appointment.

Special conditions attached to the post:

  • Non-permanent contract position for duration of training
  • Candidates will only be appointed to permanent Learner Fire Fighter position on successful completion of the prescribed training programme
  • Required to wear a uniform and protective clothing.

How To Apply:

To be considered for these positions and participate in the assessments report to:

53 Berkley Rd, Ndabeni (old abattoir premises)

Gates close at 08:30

Strictly no late coming will be allowed

If your surname starts with:

  • A, B, C, D, E – 10 February 2020
  • F, G, H, I, J – 11 February 2020
  • K, L, M – 12 February 2020
  • N, O, P, Q – 13 February 2020
  • R, S T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z – 14 February 2020

Bring along:

  • Original ID Document
  • Recently certified copy of ID (not older than 6 months)
  • Original Grade 12 Certificate
  • Recently certified copy of Grade 12 certificate (not older than 6 months)
  • Statement of results only accepted for 2019 Matriculants (original & certified copy)
  • PT clothes, running shoes
  • Participants to provide own refreshments for the day.
  • Be prepared for all weather conditions.

NB: No correspondence will be entered into with unsuccessful applicants or with third parties. 

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