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- Government and Law
Government and Law
- There are two ways of entering a career or job in government.
- You can work IN government or you can work FOR government.
This means you want a civil service job or a political career. Basically you will be working for the people of SA. Qualifications in Law or Public Administration are usually required. Positions can be found in local, provincial and national government.
You could have a career or job in any one of these sectors, listed below. The government is divided into all kinds of departments and each department will need different kinds of skilled or unskilled people working in them.
In the Department of Agriculture, Fishing, Farming & Forestry - government will need cleaners, admin staff, consultants, scientists, etc.
Careers & jobs can be found in these sectors:
Agriculture, Fishing, Farming & Forestry - Animal Sciences - Artisans, Trades and Technicians - Arts, Media & Entertainment - Business, Admin, Finance and Sales - Construction, Engineering and Mining - Education & Training - Earth, Environment & Conservation - Gardening, Horticulture and Botany - Green Careers - Historical Sciences - IT & Telecommunications - Medical, Health & Life Sciences - Safety, Security & Emergency Services - Science, Technology and Mathematics - Social, Domestic and Community Services - Sports, Sports Science and Recreation - Tourism, Hospitality, Gaming & Lotteries - Transport & Logistics - Very Unusual Careers
If you want more information about careers under Government & Law, click on the different sectors on the left (or below) to find different and interesting job descriptions.
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