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Vacancy Details
A job opportunity

A job opportunity exists for the right candidate in Western Cape
The Department of Health and Wellness is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply and an indication in the regard will be appreciated.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for any of the positions advertised by the Western Cape Government.
  Employment Type: Permanent
  Reference No: EMSECCA2/2023
  Western Cape

Minimum educational qualification:
• Senior (or equivalent) Certificate. Computer literacy (MS Office)

Appropriate experience within an Emergency/ Medical Call-Centre environment.
Inherent requirement of the job:

when necessary. Communicate effectively in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. A third language will be advantageous.
Competencies (knowledge/skills):

Knowledge of GEMC/CAD computer aided dispatching system.
Duties (key result areas/outputs):

• Receiving and capture incoming emergency calls on GEMC data system.
• Manage caller anxiety and stress.
• Interrogate the call and assess the nature and priority of the case.
• Dispatch the relevant emergency resources via radio as required.
• Monitor and control the progress of all emergency incidents.
• Maintain order and hygiene in control room.

Ms M Lambert, (021) 944-9225/9228/9237
R 202 233 per annum
Starting Date:
9/20/2023 12:00:00 AM
Candidates may be subjected to a competency test. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. As directed by the Department of Public Service and Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records and previous employment.
  • It will be expected of shortlisted candidates to be:
  • available at the venue on the time and date as determined by the Department and
  • bring along recently (not older than 6 months) certified copies of your Identity Document (ID), driver’s license (if applicable for the post), qualification and/or proof of registration at relevant statutory body. Failure to adhere to the aforementioned may lead to his/her application being disqualified and not further considered.
Closing date: 2/24/2024 12:00:00 AM