Foreign Language Court Intepreter Positions



*Position Title:

Foreign Language Court Intepreter

*Ref No:

15/ 19 /FS


Magistrate’s Office, Bloemfontein

*Position Type: 



Salary: R115 212 – R135 714 per annum + 37% in lieu of benefits. The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.

*Job Description:

  • Interpret in criminal court, civil court, quasi-judicial proceedings.
  • Interpret during consultation.
  • Translate legal documents and exhibits.
  • Record cases in criminal record book.
  • Draw case records on request of the Magistrate and Prosecutors.
  • Make arrangements for foreign language interpreters in consultation with prosecution.


  • Grade 12/ equivalent qualifications.
  • Tertiary qualification will be an added advantage (A SAQA evaluation report must accompany foreign qualification);
  • Must have a good knowledge of the language: Bangla and Ahmarit; At least three (3) months relevant experience.
  • A valid work permit; A valid driver’s license.
  • Applicants will be subjected to a language test and applicants must be willing to travel;
  • Knowledge of Legislation which governs transparency and confidentiality in the Public Service (Act 2 of 2000).
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • The ability to maintain interpersonal relations;
  • Administration and organisational skills.

*How to Apply:

Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to:
The Regional Head, Private Bag X 20578; Bloemfontein, 9300
or hand delivered at 53 Colonial Building, Charlotte Maxeke Street, Bloemfontein 9300

*Contact Information:

Ms. N Dywili at (051) 407 1800.

*Closing Date:

13 April 2015

*Additional Information:

Interested applicants may visit the following website:  to view the full job specification of the above positions. Applications must be submitted on Form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at A Z83 & CV must be accompanied by original certified copies of qualifications and
identity document. A driver’s license must be attached if indicated as a requirement. A SAQA evaluation report
must accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply with the above mentioned requirements will not be considered

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