DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE
NOTE : The advertisement(s) contained herein is/are meant for the attention/perusal of all
interested job seekers, whether they are serving employees/officials of the
DOD/Public Service, unemployed persons or persons employed outside the Public
Service. Persons not employed by the DOD/Public Service are encouraged to
apply for the vacancies advertised in this circular. Applications must be submitted
on the prescribed form Z83 (obtainable from any Public Service department),
which must be originally signed and dated by the applicant and which must be
accompanied by a detailed CV (with full particulars of the applicants’ training,
qualifications, competencies, knowledge & experience) and clear certified copies
of original educational qualification certificates, ID document and Driver’s license
(where applicable). Failure to comply with the above instructions will result in
applications being disqualified. Applicants applying for more than one post must
submit a separate form Z83 (as well as the documentation mentioned above) in
respect of each post being applied for. If an applicant wishes to withdraw an
application it must be done in writing. Should an application be received where an
applicant applies for more than one post on the same applications form, the
application will only be considered for the first post indicated on the application and
not for any of the other posts. Under no circumstances will photostat copies or
faxed copies of application documents be accepted. The successful candidates
will be subjected to Personnel Suitability Checks (criminal record-, citizenship- &
financial/asset record checks and qualification and employment verification).
Successful candidates will also be subjected to security clearance processes.
Applicants who do not receive confirmation or feedback within 3 (three) months
after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. Due to the
large volume of responses anticipated, receipt of applications will not be
acknowledged and correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only.
For more information on the job description(s) please contact the person indicated
in the post details. Successful candidates will be appointed on probation for the
period of twelve (12) months into the prescribed rules. (Applications received after
the closing date and faxed copies will not be considered).
POST 01/04 : MESSENGER, REF: ARMY/38/17/01
SALARY : Level 2 (R90 234 per annum).
CENTRE : KZN Signal Unit, Bluff, Kwazulu Natal.
REQUIREMENTS : A minimum of Grade 10 (NQF Level 2). A valid B drivers’ license (Code 08) or
above. Special requirements (Skills needed): Good driving, communication
(verbal/written), problem-solving and Interpersonal skills. Must be reliable and
physically fit to perform duties.
DUTIES : Fetch post, parcels, Photostats, files, typings and other forms of
documentation/articles and deliver them to the relevant role players. Assist with
the execution of functions attached to the registration division. Keep a register of
received and dispatched documents. Perform other messenger tasks directed.
APPLICATIONS : Department of Defence, KZN Signal Unit, Private Bag X21096, Bluff, 4036 or may
be delivered at Bluff Military Base, C/o Light House and Marine Drive, Bluff.
ENQUIRIES : Ms T.A. Sishi, Tel: (031) 451 1843.
CLOSING DATE : 26 January 2018