The public is hereby advised to exercise extreme caution, on a resurgence of a job scam being associated with the Rustenburg Local Municipality. In this recent scam there is an individual calling himself Mr. Mohlala posing as an HR Coordinator of the Rustenburg Local Municipality.

In a text message sent to persons who have not applied for any advertised vacancy of Admin Clerk for interviews scheduled for 24th May 2021. The said individual also requests unsuspecting members to confirm their attendance for the interviews by calling 078 068 4229 where job seekers, will required to pay R 5500.00 to secure employment with the Rustenburg Local Municipality.

The Municipality does not make use of any employment agencies and or Human Resources agents for purposes of recruitment. It is not the RLM’s policy nor a requirement for any prospective employees to make deposits prior to a confirmation of employment at the Municipality. The Human Resources department will invite interviewees by way of telephone, and or e-mail, on a municipal domain bearing the coat of arms. We appeal to the community of Rustenburg to be extra vigilant including calling the Human Resources department on 014 590 3989, to verify the authenticity of the invitations or by visiting the Municipality’s HR department, 5th floor at Missionary Mpheni House.