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August 2016


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: Development Services

Town and Regional Planner
(V18/16) • Salary Scale (T14): R321 816 – R417 708 per annum

To be considered for this position you must be in possession of: • National Diploma or equivalent qualification in Town and Regional Planning • Technical registered with SACPLAN • A valid Code B driver’s license • Good interpersonal and communication skills• Good planning and development, writing and calculating skills • Computer literate (GIS, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access) • Ability to communicate in Afrikaans and one other official language of the Western Cape • 6 Years relevant experience in Town and Regional Planning.

Commencement of duties: As soon as possible.

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 02 September 2016.

Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Laat of onvolledige aansoeke sal nie oorweeg word nie. 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.

Application form