Botswana Defence Force Officer Cadets Recruitment 2022 Is Out

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Botswana Defence Force Recruitment 2022… Do you wish to apply for Botswana Defence Force Recruitment 2022? If yes, then this informative article is for you. You will be given detailed information about Botswana Defence Force Recruitment, Requirements and How To Apply.

Botswana Defence Force is pleased to announce to the general public that limited vacancies exist for OFFICER CADETS Post.

Entry Requirements
  • Botswana citizens both male and female (with no dual citizenship).
  • Should be in possession of a valid National ID card (OMANG).
  • Aged between 18-28 years.
  • Be physically and mentally fit.
  • No adverse criminal records.
  • Minimum height of 160 cm for males and 155 cm for females.
  • Minimum body weight of 55 Kg for males and 45 Kg for females.
  • Female candidates must not be pregnant at recruitment.
Minimum Qualification

Bachelor’s degree from any field in exception of the following: Medical Officers, Dentists, Physiotherapists, Pharmacists, Bio-Medical Engineers, Specialist Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Veterinary Officers, Lawyers, Chaplains (Ordained Ministers).

NB: Botswana Defence Force has established Mobile Recruitment Centres in the following areas; Gantsi, Kasane, Tsabong, Maun, Francistown, Palapye and Gaborone as the Main Centre. It is therefore compulsory that candidates indicate their place of preference in their applications.

Key Skills And Personal Attributes
  • Disciplined
  • Team player
  • Loyal
  • Trustworthy
  • Selfless
  • Courageous
Remuneration, Benefits And Opportunities

BDF offers competitive remuneration and benefits packages commensurate with qualifications over and above the following;

  • Free accommodation and subsidised utilities
  • Professional and academic growth
  • Local and international exposure
  • 20% BDF allowance (X-factor)
  • Free advanced medical care.
Selection Process

All candidates will have to undergo a selection process which includes the following:

  • Physical fitness assessment (2.4km run, push-ups and sit ups).
  • Comprehensive medical exam in accordance with BDF Recruitment Medical Standards.
  • Aptitude tests, interviews and group tests.
Mandatory Training

Successful candidates shall undergo 12 months Basic Military Training.

Upon completion of training, officers must be ready to serve in various geographic locations and environmental conditions.

Certified copies of National Identity Card (Omang), relevant educational certificates/documents, transcripts, CV and references must be attached.

ALL APPLICANTS ARE TO APPLY ONLINE USING THE LINK BELOW:

https://online.bdf.org.bw

ONLY THOSE WITH CONSTRAINTS IN USING THE LINK SHALL BE ALLOWED TO SEND THEIR

APPLICATIONS TO THE ADDRESS BELOW:

The Commander

Botswana Defence Force

Private Bag X06

Gaborone

Reference: O/CDT: VAC 1/22

Multiple submission of applications i.e (online and postal mail submission) and

HAND DELIVERIES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED.

Only successful candidates will be shortlisted for selection.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE JOB ADVERT

Application Deadline: 26th September 2022

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