The Department of Transport and Public Works will be recruiting Traffic Students for the completion of a Further Education and Training Certificate: Road Traffic Law Enforcement. This is a twelve (12) month training course which will commence on Monday, 17 January 2022 at the Gene Louw College (GLTC), Brackenfell.
Provincial Traffic Law Enforcement provides a 24/7 traffic law enforcement service, therefore after appointment candidates will be expected to work shifts including Public holidays and Sundays and be willing to work additional hours, if required; Successful candidates must obtain their own accommodation while attending at GLTC, Brackenfell; Students will be subject to the code of conduct of the College as well as competency requirements of the College; Students will be required to undergo extensive physical training, whilst at the College.
-A Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification
-Valid motor vehicle license (manual) code B (learners licenses will not be accepted
-Applicant must be physically fit
-pregnant persons will not be considered as physical tasks during recruitment and subsequent training may pose a threat to the unborn child and/or mother
-Visible tattoos and body piercings (except females with one piercing in each ear) will disqualify an applicant as this will not compliment uniformity in a uniform wearing environment.
-No criminal record
-Candidates must qualify for appointment as an Authorized Officer and for the appointment as Peace Officer in terms of the Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977; Well versed with the home language of the majority of residents in a specific area where the successful incumbents will be appointed.
-Candidates reserved for shortlisting will be subject to undergo fingerprint checks by the SAPS and will be required to undergo the following tests:
interview, knowledge test, fitness, driving test and a medical test as proof that the reserved candidates may do strenuous exercise;
-Applicants must be resident in the immediate vicinity of their selected traffic centres, if appointed afterwards.
Applicants who are 35 years and older do not qualify as this is a National requirement.
A training stipend of R 5 000.00 per month will be paid monthly for the duration of the training period.
Closing date: 8 October 2021