Cape Town
Western Cape
South Africa

Tel: 021 400 1111
Fax: 0860 103 090



Why work for the City of Cape Town

We are determined to see the City become the world’s number one destination for job seekers. As such, we’re changing direction, exploring options and, in the process, creating truly awesome opportunities for people who are keen to contribute to the City's workforce with creativity, practicality and discipline – not to mention individuality, innovation, inspiration, influence and initiative.

Working for the City

Live our passion to make a difference. Share our determination to change the City and drive it to unprecedented heights in service provision. Connect with our vision of Cape Town as a truly advanced, globally successful city.

Benefit from a dynamic learning environment offering invaluable exposure across all disciplines. Working for the City of Cape Town is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills in a dynamic environment, be at the forefront of change and make a difference in society.

As an employer, the City of Cape Town is committed to:

  • creating a fair working environment that rewards good work;
  • a better workplace for all employees; and
  • retaining, growing and attracting talent.

Apply for a graduate internship

If you have recently graduated and would like to boost your skills even further with practical experience you can apply for a graduate internship with the City.  

Apply for an executive career

If you are an experienced professional or have scarce and highly needed skills, stay up to date with available positions on the City of Cape Town Linkedin profile.

EPWP job seekers database

The City has a central electronic database of job seekers at each subcouncil office. The database is used to recruit and temporarily employ job seekers for community-based programmes as well as EPWP projects.

To register for the City of Cape Town’s EPWP Job Seekers Database you will need to visit your nearest subcouncil office. Take your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and ID, or valid South African work permit.

Jobs app

If you are a first time user, find out how to apply for a job with the City of Cape Town. You can find the list of current available jobs on the City's job search app.

For more information on opportunities and support for young job seekers, please visit our youth careers section.

Register on the employment database

If you are looking a job, you can register on the City's employment databaseand we will contact you if there are vacancies available. You will need to follow a few simple steps and ensure that the information you provide is up to date.

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