POST: Investigators (Warrant Officers)
LEVEL OF REMUNERATION: Band A: R235 965 per annum
Head Office (Unauthorised Access Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/HO/220/2021 (1 Post)
Head Office (Wildlife Trafficking) - REFERENCES: DPCI/HO/229/2021 (1 Post)
Head Office (Projects & Major Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/HO/223/2021 (1 Post)
Head Office (Open Source and Social Media Investigations) - REFERENCES: DPCI/HO/221/2021 (2 Posts)
Head Office (Online Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/HO/219/2021 (4 Posts)
Head Office (Digital Forensic Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/HO/222/2021 (3 Posts)
Gauteng (Digital Forensic Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/GP/244/2021 (3 Posts)
Northern Cape (Digital Forensic Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/NC/245/2021 (1 Post)
Free State (Investigator: Digital Forensic Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/FS/247/2021 (1 Post) (
Mpumalanga (Investigator: Digital Forensic Investigation) - REFERENCES: DPCI/MP/246/2021 (5 Posts)
Western Cape (Digital Forensic Investigation)- REFERENCES: DPCI/WC/249/2021 (1 Post)
Applicant must display competency in the post-specific functions of the post;
Be in possession of a Senior Certificate (Grade 12) and a relevant (to the post) three (3) year Degree/Diploma registered on the National Learner Record Database on at least a NQF 6 level;
Be proficient in at least two (2) official languages, of which one (1) must be English.
Must be a South African citizen.
Must have no previous criminal/departmental convictions or criminal or departmental cases pending;
Be in possession of at least a valid light motor vehicle driver’s licence;
Must not have tattoos which will be visible when wearing summer uniform;
Applicants will be subjected to a vetting process which will include security screening;
Relevant courses in the field of the post may be an advantage;
An applicable three (3) year Diploma/Degree registered on the National Learner Record Database on at least a NQF 6 level in Policing/ Law/ Criminology/ Information Technology/Information System/Computer Science/Forensic Investigation or other relevant field of study. Relevant experience and courses in the field of the post will serve as an advantage.
Only the official application form (for salary level 1-12) which will be available at all SAPS Offices, Stations and may also be downloaded on the SAPS website will be accepted. All instructions on the application form must be adhered to; failure to do so may result in the rejection of the application.
The post particulars and reference number of the post must be correctly specified on the application form.
Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae must be submitted together with the application form as well as;
Certified copies (not older than six (6) months) of an applicant's ID document, valid motor vehicle driver's licence, all educational qualifications obtained together with academic records must be attached to each application.
Applicants will be subjected to fingerprint screening.
Persons who retired from the Public Service by taking a severance package, early retirement or for medical reasons, as well as persons with previous convictions, are excluded.
Appointments will be made in terms of the South African Police Service Act, 1995.
Applicants appointed under the Police Service Act will be subjected to a medical assessment by a medical practitioner as determined by SAPS prescripts.
It is the responsibility of the applicants to submit applications timeously between 07:30 and 16:00 to the correct postal/physical address as provided below and emailed applications will not be accepted (please note that in the event that an application is posted, it must be received at the indicated office before or on the closing date and time specified in the advertisement). Failure to which the applications will not be considered.
The closing date for all applications is 11 June 2021 at 16:00. Late applications will not be accepted or considered.
If an applicant is short-listed, it can be expected of him/ her to undergo a personal interview and such candidates will be subjected to security clearance.
Correspondence will be conducted with successful candidates only. If you have not been contacted within 3 months after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
The South African Police Service is under no obligation to fill a post after advertisement thereof.
Candidates short-listed for appointment to certain identified posts will be vetted in terms of the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and related Matters) Amendment Act, 2007 (Act No 32 of 2007) and the children's Act, 2005 (Act No 38 of 2005). A candidate, whose particulars appear in either the National Register of Sex Offenders or Part B of the Child Protection Register, will be disqualified from appointment to the post.
Application forms may be posted, couriered or hand delivered to the following addresses:
Application and Enquiries
NATIONAL OFFICE: HEAD OFFICE, PRETORIA Applications must be posted to:
Colonel MB Monyela / Lieutenant Colonel JH Klopper
Private Bag X1500, SILVERTON, 0127
Courier/Hand delivered to: 1 Cresswell Avenue, Promat Building, SILVERTON
Enquiries can be directed to: Colonel MB Monyela and Captain BK Mhlahlo @ Telephone number: (012) 846 4211 / 4067
Applications for DPCI: NORTHERN CAPE can be posted to:
Lieutenant Colonel Bosman
PO Box 1142, KIMBERLEY, 8300
Courier/Hand delivered to: 27 Stockdale Street, Old De-Beers Building (Cheapside), KIMBERLEY
Enquiries can be directed to: Lieutenant Colonel Bosman and Captain Damons @ Telephone number: (053) 836 7015 / 7006
Applications for DPCI: FREE STATE can be posted to:
Lieutenant Colonel TS Zenzile
Private Bag X 20501, BLOEMFONTEIN, 9300
Courier/Hand delivered to: Charlotte Maxeke Street/ Maitland Street, 46 ABSA Building, Bloemfontein
Enquiries can be directed to: Lieutenant Colonel Zenzile and Captain Moyana @ Telephone number: (051) 503 2753
Applications for DPCI: GAUTENG can be posted to:
Lieutenant Colonel Mashakane
Private bag X57, Braamfontein, 2000
Courier/Hand delivered to: 165 Meyer Street, Benmare Building, GERMISTON
Enquiries can be directed to: Lieutenant Colonel Mashakane and Captain Maswabi @ Telephone number: (011) 776 5305 / 5542 / 5527
Applications for DPCI: MPUMALANGA can be posted:
Lieutenant Colonel NJ Mapyane
Private Bag X11299, NELSPRUIT, 1200
Courier/Hand delivered to: 17 Henshall Street, Stats House, NELSPRUIT
Enquiries can be directed to: Lieutenant Colonel Mapyane and PPO NS Kanya @ Telephone number: (013) 759 1366 / 1376
Applications for DPCI: WESTERN CAPE can be posted to
Lt Col Mnqanqeni
Private Bag X9004, CAPE TOWN, 8000
Courier/Hand delivered to: 4th Floor AJ West Street, Old SARS Building, BELLVILLE
Enquiries can be directed to: Lieutenant Colonel Mnqangqeni and Captain Xhego @ Telephone number: (021) 918 3486 / 3308