JHB CITY Metro Police Trainee Opportunities

Posted by Admin on 2016-04-01 02:41:25

Metro Police Trainee Opportunities

The City of Johannesburg hereby invites applicants who are interested in undergoing an intense training programme, to qualify as Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Officers, to apply. Deadline for applications is 21 March 2016 at 16H00

Terms of training and possible employment: Metro Police Trainees will be accepted and undergo training for 18 months. Upon successful completion of the training programme, trainees will be considered for employment as Metro Police Officers.


The Applicant must:

Be in possession of a valid Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or equivalent;
A Traffic Warden Certificate;
Be a South African and a permanent resident of Johannesburg Metropolitan area;
Be between the ages of 18-35 years;
Be healthy, physically and mentally fit (Medical Certificate required);
Have no criminal conviction (excluding previous convictions relating to political activities in the previous dispensation);
Be prepared and willing to allow his/her fingerprints to be taken for purposes of checking criminal records;
Be proficient in English; and
Possess a valid minimum Code B driving license (manual transmission).
Personal attributes:

The incumbent should be reliable, honest, have a positive attitude, be patient, be able to work under pressure, under all weather conditions and shift hours.

Terms of training 

For the duration of the training: (12 months Traffic Officer Qualification and 6 months Law Enforcement: Skills Programme(. The trainees will be subjected to terms of the training contract. The City will pay a stipend in compliance with its policy. The Trainees must be willing to undergo abnormal training, including after hours without compensation and willing to participate in a vigorous training programme (physical, firearm and practicals)

Upon completion of the training:

The incumbent must take the Oath of Offices as determined by the Municipality. He or she will be deployed to any area within the City of Johannesburg Municipal boundaries.

How to apply

Applications close on 21 April 2016 at 16H00. If you are passionate about making a change, please Fax your application To: 086 – 766 – 1149.

Should you not receive correspondence from the City of Joburg six weeks after the closing date please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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