SANPARK: Tourism Monitors (Table Mountain National Park)

Tourism Monitors (38 positions)

Closing date: 04 June 2021

Park: Table Mountain National Park


Vacancies currently exist for 38 Tourism Monitors in the Table Mountain National Park Biodiversity Social Projects. The total remuneration package is a basic salary as per the Expanded Public Works Programme rate of R190.00 per day. Successful candidates will have to provide their own accommodation/travelling as there is no official accommodation in the park.


  • Matric/Grade 12/NCV Level 4

  • Relevant environmental field related National Diploma would be advantageous

  • Aged between 18 - 35 years

  • Language proficiency in English and any other local language.

  • Preference will be given to applicants of local communities

  • Clear criminal record.

  • Computer Competency (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

  • Computer literacy levels (MS Word, Excel) will be tested where applicable

  • Passing of fitness trial which includes (dependent on the deployment activities):

  • 2,4 km run in 12 minutes or less

  • Ability to do 30 pushups and 30 sit-ups in under a minute

  • Successful candidates are then granted an interview

  • Successfully candidate will have to undergo medical fitness, polygraph (where applicable) through a Medical Practitioner.

  • Availability to work flexible hours e.g. weekends, public holidays as and when required


  • Crime prevention activities.

  • Crime response.

  • Search and rescue operations.

  • Lifesaving skills and First Aid.

  • Visitor information and guidance (providing tourists with information on safest routes and areas).

  • Compliance regulation (e.g. littering, dogs, bicycles, noise, alcohol).

  • Research support (e.g. crime statistics, tourism, environmental requirements).

  • Support in field data collection of environmental crime and analysis.

  • Control of invasive species - reporting wgere extensive; removing where a minor presence.

  • Monitoring and repair of security and environmental risks (e.g. paths, erosion, fire, fencing, signage).

  • Back-up capacity for emergencies (e.g. mopping up after fires).

  • Litter management.

Click HERE to apply

Applications that have not been responded to within 21 days should be regarded as unsuccessful.


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