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Senior Law Enforcement Officer: Special Investigations

  • Full Time
  • Hermanus

Overstrand Municipality

Overstrand Municipality is a dynamic centre of excellence combining great potential with a beautiful setting. Our task is to bring about growth and development to the benefit of all our people, in their different communities, whilst maintaining a balance with nature.

The Municipality includes the areas of Hangklip/Kleinmond, Hermanus, Stanford and Gansbaai. Overstrand Municipality, an Equal Opportunity Employer, strives to render a dynamic and effective service to the community. Competent and self-motivated people and people from the designated groups who enjoy challenges are invited to join our leading team and to apply for the following post:

Senior Law Enforcement Officer: Special Investigations (Hermanus)

Directorate: Protection Services (Ref.: WC0320628)

Salary: R209 268 per annum

Minimum requirements:

• a Grade 12 Certificate • a Traffic Diploma or relevant equivalent tertiary qualification • a valid Code B/EB drivers’ licence with no restrictions • computer literacy in MS Office • 4 years’ Law enforcement and/or special investigations experience • no criminal record • communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

Main functions:

Responsible for • general law enforcement through applicable legislation, ordinance and regulations • handling special internal investigations • investigate municipal insurance claims • effective service delivery • visible policing • performing administrative duties associated with the position • assistance to other departments • operational traffic functions • enforcing road traffic and safety regulations • compliance with departmental objectives • ensuring compliance with Council procedures.

Note: It will be expected from the successful candidate to work long hours and perform standby duties. In addition to the above-mentioned salary, this position offers competitive benefits which include a 13th cheque, medical aid, pension, housing subsidy/allowance and removal costs under certain conditions.

More information may be obtained from Mr Rudi Fraser on tel. no 028 313 8165. Closing date: Monday, 18 March 2019 at 15:00

Notice to applicants • Thank you for your interest in seeking employment with us. • All applications should be accompanied by a covering letter clearly reflecting the name and reference number of the position applying for; a copy of your ID; driver’s licence and educational qualifications. • No supporting documentation will be returned.

Applications can be forward to the Senior Manager: Human Resources, Overstrand Municipality, and PO Box 20, Hermanus, 7200 or fax/email to 0864967735 /

Applications/supporting documents larger than 4MB sent via email are not accommodated.

Candidates who do not submit all the supporting documentation as requested, will not be considered for this position. No late applications will be considered. • Further communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you do not received response within six weeks of the closing date, please considered your application as unsuccessful. • All appointments are subjected to reference checking from previous and current employer(s). Your application for this post will be considered as consent to verify your qualifications.

The Council reserves the right not to make an appointment.