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September 2019


Swartland Municipality, with its head office in Malmesbury, services the towns of Malmesbury, Yzerfontein, Moorreesburg, Darling, Koringberg, Abbotsdale, Kalbaskraal, Chatsworth, Riverlands, Riebeek West and Riebeek Kasteel.

The hub of the Swartland offers you the best of two worlds. You work and live in a tranquil, rural environment with all the modern amenities at hand. When you want to get away from it all, Cape Town is barely 60 km away, while various resorts along the picturesque West Coast are literally just around the corner.

The Municipality currently offers the following vacancies to suitably qualified and equipped persons:

Department of the Director: Civil Engineering Services

Manager: Solid Waste



Reference number: V27/19

To be considered for this position you must be in possession of all the requirements below:

  • B-Degree in Civil Engineering (B.Sc, B Eng, B. Tech)
  • Professionally registered with the Engineering Council of South Africa
  • Municipal minimum competency level for middle management as per regulation 493 of the MFMA
  • Code B Driver’s Licence
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be able to work independently and in group context
  • Computer literate
  • Good Afrikaans/English writing skills
  • Good technical report writing skills
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good technical and calculating skills
  • Fluent Afrikaans/English speaking
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and demanding circumstances
  • Ability to deal with conflict situations
  • Ability to adhere to competing deadlines/cut off dates
  • 6 Years relevant experience within Local Government

Salary Scale: R453 924 – R589 176

p.a (T15)


Application form


Assistant Superintendent: Streets & Stormwater



Reference number: V26/19

To be considered for this position you must be in possession of all the requirements below:

  • Grade 12
  • Code EB Drivers license
  • Supervisory skills
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Semi-Computer literate
  • Basic survey / leveling skills with dumpy level
  • Attention to detail
  • Good Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be able to work independently
  • Good Afrikaans / English speaking
  • Good technical and writing skills
  • 8 years relevant civil services construction and maintenance experience

Salary Scale: R263 100 – R341 520

p.a (T11)

Application form

Commencement of duties: As soon as possible.

The Council’s offer includes the following benefits:
- Pension
- Medical Aid
- Group Life scheme
- 13th cheque
- Housing subsidy (conditions apply)
- Settlement of relocating costs (conditions apply)

Full details and the prescribed application forms can be requested telephonically from Mr D Carolus at 022 487 9400 or on our website at Completed applications on which the post reference numbers are clearly indicated and including certified copies of qualifications, must be addressed to the Human Resources Division, Private Bag X52, Malmesbury, 7299. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted. Applications close at 12:00 on 27 September 2019. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications that do not meet all the advertised requirements for the position, will not be considered, therefore applicants must please ensure that they meet all requirements before applying for the position. Fraudulent qualifications or documentation will immediately disqualify an applicant. If an applicant has not received any feedback within six weeks of the closing date, it can be assumed that the application has been unsuccessful. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Council reserves the right not to make an appointment.
Swartland Municipality


Swartland Municipality will be offering bursaries for full-time studies at approved tertiary institutions to those persons residing in the greater Swartland Municipal Area.  Candidates who will be registering for an undergraduate degree/diploma in one of the approved fields of study in 2020 are encouraged to apply.
Approved fields of study:
Supply Chain Management
Internal Audit
Risk Management
Bursaries will cover registration, examination and class fees.
For more information click here.
Bursary Application form click here