Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency is recruiting Field Rangers x30 posts

Job Summary

Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency is recruiting for temporary Field Rangers x30 posts.

Closing date: You attend interviews on the dates indicated below

Remuneration: R 325.00 per day for a period of three (3) months.

ReserveNumber Required
Manyeleti Nature Reserve10
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve 04
Mkhombo Nature Reserve 02
Mdala Nature Reserve 04
Songimvelo Nature Reserve 03
Mthethomusha Nature Reserve 02
SS Skhosana Nature Reserve 02
Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve 01
Barberton Nature Reserve 02

Purpose of the position

To patrol and maintain safety management within the MTPA nature reserves, to educate the surrounding communities concerning environmental management and to collect biodiversity data on protected areas, Law enforcement within the protected areas, man the entrance gates of the reserves.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conducting patrols around the reserve
  • Ensure safety management within the reserve
  • Law enforcement and combating poaching
  • Collect biodiversity data on protected areas
  • Assist to manage and develop community relationships within the surrounding areas
  • Alien plant and erosion control
  • Fence maintenance
  • General infrastructure protection and maintenance.
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Qualifications, Skills and Requirements

  • Field Ranger Law Enforcement Course (Armed / Unarmed) I Environmental Monitor Program.
  • Valid Firearm Competency Certificate from SAPS.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Environmental Management Policies and Legislations.
  • Unemployed individuals, females and males, previously appointed individuals from beneficiaries of CPAs in the Protected Areas will receive first preference.

Interested applicants are invited to come for interviews accompanied by a comprehensive CV, copies of formal qualifications (Field Ranger Law Enforcement course / Environmental Monitor Program), Valid Firearm Competency Certificate from SAPS, valid proof of residence and ID copy on the date of the scheduled interviews.

Enquiries for this position should be directed to Mr. Brilliant Khoza at (013) 065 0596. The MTPA is an equal opportunity employer and is intended to promote representativity in all levels of occupational categories.

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