South African Police Service
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South African Police Service Careers and Employment

About the company

  • CEO
    Lieutenant General Godfrey
    approve of Lieutenant General Godfrey's performance
  • Founded
  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Industry
    Government & Public Administration
  • Headquarters
  • Link
    South African Police Service website
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Salary estimated from 161 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed.

Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 1,5 K reviews and is evolving.



Sergeant in George, Western Cape
on 20 January 2023
The human factor is the barrier to successful production.
Tthss is an excellent company for those who begins a new career however it's size limits its ability to cater for equal development for all its employees.
Assistant Mechanic in Gauteng
on 21 January 2023
When working you have enough to learn and get more skills.
I was well treated and welcomed well by Everyone also throughout my internship program. I got my experience and good working skills in a professional way . Now I know more to work on cars without supervision.
Finance Clerk (Experimental training) in Thohoyandou, Limpopo
on 16 January 2023
Productive and fun working place.
I gained a lot of experience, especially in computerized financial system. I learned to work under pressure. When you work there you and up learning even other people 's jobs.
senior asmin clerk in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
on 14 January 2023
Not productive
Saps doesn't consider some people's educational qualifications .Nepotism Iam not happy ,sometimes you get managed by someone who doesn't know the work you doing.Spas it's a mess
Detective Commander: Colonel in Gauteng
on 12 January 2023
Productive and rewarding
Very good and offer of job security . discipline is applied and required.Disciplinary regulations are clear and are applied Fairly.The are opportunities for growth and for reward when working overtime.The are institutional courses offered so one can excell in the specific job environment be it administration, detective or vispol. Reasonable working hours.

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  • Work from Home

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Insights from 1,1 K Indeed users who have interviewed with South African Police Service within the last 5 years.

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Interview is average
Process takes more than one month

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Are you prepared to work until you reach pension?

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