Directorate: Forensic Pathology Service

SALARY: R173 703 – R204 612 per annum (Level 05) (plus benefit)

CENTRE: Pretoria FPS (X1 Post)

Sebokeng (X2 Posts)

Germiston (X2 Posts)

Heidelberg (X1 Post)

REQUIREMENTS: Senior Certificate/Grade 12. A relevant health science qualification, experience in the forensic pathology field or related services will be an added advantage. Willingness to work with the deceased. Expected to perform shift duties, including weekends and public holidays. Basic knowledge regarding the Legislative Framework regulating Forensic Pathology Service. Commitment to Batho Pele Principles. A valid driver’s license minimum Code C1. Basic computer skills. Additional competences: Verbal and written communication, time management, and interpersonal skills

DUTIES: Effective and efficient recovery, storage and processing of bodies. Safekeeping of the deceased, documents and belongings. Safeguard evidence, information, exhibits and property from death scenes. Assist in rendering an efficient forensic autopsy process, which includes evisceration, dissection, and scribing following set standards and guidelines under Forensic Pathologists’ supervision. Safeguarding exhibits, specimens, specimen statements and reports, including completing and administration of statements and documentation during and after the forensic pathology process. Assist in the maintenance of mortuary and equipment hygienically in terms of Occupational Health and Safety. Implement and practice Batho Pele Principles.

ENQUIRIES: Pretoria FPS: Mr. C Chauke Tel No: (082) 306 3005

Sebokeng: Mr. P Denner Tel No: (082) 306 3010

Germiston: Mr. G Mashigo Tel No: (082) 306 3013

Heidelberg: Mr S Shongwe Tel No: (082) 306 3010

APPLICATIONS: must be delivered to: Forensic Medical Service 11 Diagonal Street 13 floor, reception, can be posted to-: Forensic Medical Service P.O Box 7128 Johannesburg 2000. Due to technical problems with GPG vacancy website that the institution is consistently facing, applicants are encouraged to apply using hand delivery, postal address

NOTE: This is a re-advertisement, and all application who had previously applied for this position are encouraged to re-apply. Gauteng Forensic Medical Service is committed to the pursuit of diversity, redress and will promote representation in terms of race, disability and gender. Applications must consist of a fully completed and signed Z83 form with a comprehensive CV containing contactable references as well as certified copies of qualifications and identity document. The relevant reference number must be quoted in the application form. In terms of the National Qualification Framework Amendment Act 2019, it is an offence for any person to falsely or fraudulently claim to hold a qualification. Any person found to be misrepresenting their qualifications, work experience or facts in their CV will be disqualified and reported

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