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November 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:


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 25 October 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 is committed to Employment Equity and endorses the principles of Affirmative Action.  Disabled persons are therefore encouraged to apply.




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:

·         Finance

·         Economics

·         Accounting

·         Supply Chain Management

·         Internal Audit

·         Risk Management


Bursaries will cover registration, examination and class fees.


Minimum requirements for bursary:

·         Applicants must be South African Citizens, aged 17 to 35 years

·         A minimum level of 60% in the subjects Mathematics and Accounting at high school (learners currently in grade 12 should please submit results for December 2018 and June 2019)

·         Must not be in possession of another bursary

·         Preference will be given to candidates from historically disadvantaged societal groups and/or individuals with disabilities.


Only hand delivered or posted applications will be considered. If you do not receive any communication within three months after the closing date for applications, please consider your application as unsuccessful.  Telephone enquiries should be directed to Gaynor April at (022) 487-9400.


No late applications will be considered.  Applications will not be acknowledged in writing and copies of supporting documents will not be returned.  Only successful applicants will be notified.


The Municipality reserves the right not to award bursaries.


Closing date: 6 December 2019



Completed application forms and including certified copies of qualifications, are to be forwarded to the Human Resource Section, Private Bag X52, Malmesbury 7299. Applications forwarded via fax or e-mail will not be accepted. Swartland Municipality is committed to Employment Equity and endorses the principles of Affirmative Action.  People with disabilities are therefore encouraged to apply.

Bursary Application form click here