GPG Professional Job Centre

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I recently published an article on the top 13 websites to use for your job search. And although these are great sites they are by no means the only websites available for job seekers to use. There are many smaller niche sites that focus on specific industries or companies. One such website is the GPG Professional Job Centre, which advertises positions available with the Gauteng Provincial Government.

If you are currently seeking new employment it may be worth your while to check out what vacancies the Gauteng Province has to offer. Assuming you stay in Gauteng of course. This article will give you a detailed explanation of how to use the GPG Professional job center website and answer some common questions users might have. You might also be interested in this article on how to find South African government jobs in 2021.

What is the GPG Professional Job Centre?

This is a simple job board that the Gauteng Province Provincial Government uses to advertise any job vacancies they have available. The website is free to use for anyone and you do not need to register to view the vacancies, although you will need to register a profile with the site if you want to apply.

How to get started?

1) Visit the Gauteng Provincial Government Jobs Website.

To get started you will first need to visit the GPG jobs website. You can click here to visit the website now.

2) Register on the GPG Professional Job Centre

In order to get started, you will first need to register an account on the website. The registration process is extremely simple and you should have no issues. Start by clicking on the “Register Profile” button which is located just below the “Home” button in the blue menu on the left of the webpage.

Now a registration form will open which you need to complete and submit. That’s it. You will now be able to apply for vacancies on the site.

3) How to apply for jobs?
  • Log into the website using your ID number and password.
  • Click the “Browser Jobs” button located in the blue menu on the left of the webpage, and search by department. You can also use the search bar located directly below the blue menu on the left.
  • The search results will display a job title, and reference number, annual salary, and the closing date of the position. If you are interested in any of the vacancies click on “View” to read the specification.
  • If you feel you are well suited for the vacancy and would like to submit an application you can click “apply” and fill in the application form. You will also be asked to complete a screening questionnaire.

What to remember when using the GPG Professional Job Centre

  • In order to apply for vacancies, you will need to register a profile on the website.
  • Each time you apply for a position you will be required to upload certified copies of documents such as your ID and relevant qualifications. You will also need to bring certified copies of these documents along to the interview if your application is successful.
  • Answer all questions with complete honesty.
  • If the closing date for a vacancy has passed do not submit an application. Late applications will not be accepted.
  • Only apply for a vacancy if you are certain that you need the minimum requirements.
  • If you have not received feedback on your application 3 months within 3 months of the closing date you should consider your application as unsuccessful.

Some FAQ (Frequently asked questions)

Question: I have applied for many jobs, why am I not getting called for interviews?
Answer: If this is the case there is a good chance that you are either applying for positions that do not suit your skills or experience, or you are quite simply not submitting quality applications. Please check out these CV writing tips to help you prepare a better application in the future.

Question: How can I follow up on my application?
Answer: You can call the GPG Contact Centre and speak to Human Resources. You will be required to give them your application reference number so have this handy. The number to call is 0860 011 000.

Question: How do I know if my application was submitted successfully?
Answer: You will receive a unique reference number for your application. This will be sent either via Email or SMS. Make sure you keep this number safe as it may be needed at a later stage.

Question: Can I submit walk-in applications?
Answer: Yes. There are two walk-in offices available if you do not have internet access. The first PGP Professional Job Centre walk-in facility is located at 77 Fox street Marshalltown, and the second is located at the Thusong Service centre at Maponya Mall.

Question: What if I forget my password to login?
Answer: At the login page simply click on reset password and answer the security question.

Question: What if I forget the answer to my security question?
Answer: At the login page click reset password and then on EMAIL. After providing your Email address your security answer will be sent to your Email.

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  1. cavin
    August 5, 2022

    This process is useless ,I have been trying to register for my wife but all in vain

  2. Mxolisi Nkosi
    April 4, 2022

    Hi I’m trying to long in with my password but it’s not longing in. I don’t know why. I want. To apply for any job opportunities.

  3. Simphiwe
    March 3, 2022

    I am trying to reset or retreive password , did follow your instructions on how to reset but there is no messege coming either from my phone or emails. can you assist

  4. Portia
    August 25, 2021

    I want to apply, it always says “incomplete profile” I don’t get the “apply” button, even though I have been updating my profile countless times.

    1. Nyiko
      July 21, 2022

      I think this website has some technical issues because I’ve been receiving the same error message while my profile is 100% complete.

      Did you get a solution to this issue?

  5. asiphe
    July 20, 2021

    can you please help i want to update my c.v on gpg now i have more experience and qualifications i created my profile 2018 ..i do no see any option to update my c.v thanks in advance

  6. Nqobile
    May 1, 2021

    How do i change my password if I am no longer using the same phone number and email.

  7. tiisetso
    April 22, 2021

    i struggled in editing my personal profile on professional job Centre. i send an email to e-recruitment with no response following an unanswered call.

  8. Carol Gorry
    April 18, 2021

    Please check your Criteria section….no space to indicate yes or no…posts for Dr George Mukhari Hospital. Assistant manager posts

  9. kamogelo
    April 8, 2021

    How can I delete work experience from my profile?

    please assist!

  10. Dina
    March 22, 2021

    Hi my name is Dina I try to login bt i realize that my email address is wrong so and I forgot password

    March 9, 2021

    hi it always giving the update when I wnt to apply it does nt gv me apply botton how must I do I dd update my things

  12. Thata
    March 2, 2021

    Thank you for this article on the professionaljobcentre. I was looking for some info on login and found it here.

    1. Peter Breedveld
      March 12, 2021

      I am glad this article on the professionaljobcenter was able to help you. Keep reading and sharing.

  13. Thivhilaeli Nelufule
    February 1, 2021

    I m looking for laundry job in hospitals

  14. Thivhilaeli Nelufule
    February 1, 2021

    I need cleaner jobs in hospitals

    December 9, 2020

    im am looking for a cleaner

    1. Siphesihle Khumalo
      February 1, 2021

      Hi, I’m looking for a job and willing to take any general job. I can start working asap.

  16. carol Gorry
    December 1, 2020

    Your choice buttons yes /no is not working on Criteria selections not working
    and question is not spaced

  17. Zakhele Dhladhla
    November 22, 2020

    Looking for a job , security one

  18. kratom
    November 21, 2020

    I am not sure where you’re getting your info, but great topic.
    I needs to spend some time learning much more or understanding more.
    Thanks for excellent information I was looking for this information for my mission.

  19. carol Gorry
    November 16, 2020

    i cant upload my certificate “time limit exceeded”

  20. Fiko Mkhize
    August 27, 2020

    Can I submit my application and relevant documents by scanning to the email address provided.


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