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eThekwini Municipality Job Vacancy as Cashier

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Nestled in the picturesque province of KwaZulu-Natal, eThekwini proudly stands as the third-largest city in South Africa. As the provincial capital, it offers a vibrant urban environment that caters to both residents and visitors alike. At the heart of the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality lies its bustling port, acclaimed as the busiest and most efficiently operated terminal across Africa. This recognition underscores the city’s global connectivity and diverse cultural appeal, solidifying its role as a pivotal hub for international trade and commerce.

About the eThekwini Municipality Job Vacancy as Cashier 2024

eThekwini Municipality is seeking passionate candidates who would like to work as a professional and qualified Cashier on a seasonal basis for District 2. The eThekwini Municipality Cashier Job Vacancy involves working on a rotating schedule that includes weekends, where Saturdays and Sundays are considered regular workdays. In collaboration with the Pool Supervisor, the role entails performing cashier duties such as issuing tickets and collecting revenue in accordance with Council policies and procedures. This responsibility ensures adherence to established guidelines while maintaining efficient operations at the facility.

Job Responsibilities

Candidates will need to perform the duties below:

  • Working alongside the Pool Supervisor, handles the sale of tickets and coupons to the public
  • Manages pool bookings
  • Provides assistance to members of the public in collaboration with the Pool Supervisor
  • Notifies and supports the Pool Supervisor as needed
  • Distributes permits to the public.

For application purposes, please kindly take note of the eThekwini Municipality Job Vacancy as Cashier 2024’s Reference Number: ETH240612-5. The selected applicant will be entitled to a remuneration of R146 214.17 – R189 803.35 per annum.

General Duties as Cashier

  • Ring up customer purchases, scan items, and enter them into the system, ensuring all transactions are recorded accurately
  • Count money accurately, handle cash transactions with precision, and provide the correct change to customers
  • Use POS software or systems to enter transactions, apply discounts, and process various payment methods, maintaining accurate records
  • Assist customers with their inquiries, answer questions, resolve complaints, and ensure a positive shopping experience
  • Keep the cashier station clean and organized, including the surrounding area, to ensure a tidy and professional environment
  • Monitor inventory levels at the cashier station, notify supervisors when stock is low, and ensure that products are restocked as needed
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures related to cash handling, customer service, and transaction processing to ensure consistency and accuracy
  • Reconcile the cash drawer at the end of each shift or day, prepare daily reports, and ensure that all funds are accounted for accurately
  • Suggest additional products or services to customers at the point of sale, inform them of ongoing promotions, and encourage repeat business
  • Follow security protocols to prevent theft, safeguard cash, and ensure the integrity of transactions
  • Help train new cashiers on procedures, policies, and the use of POS systems to ensure they are well-prepared for their roles
  • Work closely with other team members to ensure smooth operations, provide support as needed, and contribute to a positive work environment.

Eligibility Criteria

If you are interested in applying for the eThekwini Municipality Cashier Job Vacancy and believe you meet the qualifications, we strongly encourage you to submit your application promptly. However, if you are uncertain about your eligibility, don’t be concerned. Take the time to thoroughly review the requirements listed below and evaluate how your qualifications match the criteria established by the selection committee. Ensuring that you meet all the specified criteria is crucial to improving your chances of being accepted.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Possess a Grade 12 (NQF Level 4) qualification or equivalent
  • Have 3 months of relevant experience in a cashiering environment
  • Demonstrate computer literacy
  • Gain 6 months of relevant experience
  • Exhibit strong written communication skills
  • Display effective oral communication abilities
  • Pay close attention to detail
  • Uphold high standards of ethics and professionalism
  • Understand business processes
  • Utilize technology proficiently
  • Foster positive interpersonal relationships
  • Focus on client orientation and customer service
  • Act with a sense of urgency and determination
  • Show resilience in challenging situations
  • Influence and impact others effectively
  • Collaborate well within a team setting.

Application Instructions

Please follow the application instructions below:

  1. For the best performance when accessing the designated website, use Google Chrome
  2. Before submitting your application, create an account on the application platform. This account will be crucial throughout the registration process
  3. Alternatively, applicants can use mobile devices to submit their applications. Android users can use the pre-installed Google Chrome browser, avoiding the need for additional installations
  4. To simplify the registration process, use existing Google, Facebook, or LinkedIn accounts to log in, saving time on account creation
  5. Make sure all provided information is accurate and complete. Both applicants and the selection committee will thoroughly review this information
  6. Rest assured that all provided information will be kept confidential throughout the application review process
  7. By submitting an application, applicants grant permission for the selection committee to use their personal information for event registration purposes.
  8. Submit applications only through the designated website. Applications submitted via other methods, such as in-person delivery or fax, will not be accepted by the reviewing committee.

Closing Date

Applications for the eThekwini Municipality Job Vacancy as Cashier must be submitted before the closing date on 05 July 2024.

We highly recommend submitting your applications as soon as possible. Acting early not only increases your chances of securing a spot within the registration period but also helps you avoid last-minute problems like heavy online traffic or missing documents.

Please note that any applications received after the specified deadline will not be reviewed by the selection committee, regardless of their content. Late submissions will be automatically disqualified.

Only candidates who meet the criteria will be notified of their shortlisting. If you do not receive any communication from the selection committee within three months of the deadline, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Throughout the recruitment process, the eThekwini Municipality maintains full authority over all appointments. The decisions made by the selection committee are final and cannot be appealed.

Committee Details

If you have any questions or doubts regarding the eThekwini Municipality Cashier Job Vacancy, please feel free to ask for help. Direct your inquiries or concerns to the contact person listed below. Your queries will be promptly answered, ensuring you receive the clarity and support needed throughout the application process.

Telephone Numbers: +27 31 311 4102


eThekwini Municipality Job Vacancy as Cashier