Terms and Conditions of Use – Job Seekers

  • All HEJobs services that facilitate applications for employment are free of charge.
  • HEJobs provides search services to allow registered users to view the vacancies. These include hierarchical and a text search facilities.
  • When applicants register with HEJobs , the HEJobs system records their position preferences. This information is used to generate email notifications to applicants of positions that may suit them. Customer vacancy postings will be linked to the criteria used to generate notifications, which means that HEJobs will actively market vacancies to selected users.

Job Seekers Conditions

  1. You indemnify HEJobs against all claims, actions, suits, liabilities, costs and expenses incurred on any account as a result of the listing or intended listing of any resume by you on www.HEJobs .co.za .
  2. HEJobs makes every effort to ensure that the registered job seekers' is treated in the strictest confidence, however, you will not hold HEJobs responsible if your resume was unlawfully copied from the HEJobs website through nefarious means and/or distributed without consent.
  3. Access to the candidate edatabase is available only to HEJobs clients who have been approved for resume search capabilities and whom HEJobs has issued with privileged access codes to search the HEJobs database. Such HEJobs clients may access the candidate resume database solely for the purpose of identifying candidates whose work preferences for location, category, industry and occupation match the clients' current vacancy postingss with HEJobs . While HEJobs will make every effort to ensure that HEJobs clients adhere to this undertaking, you herewith indemnify HEJobs against wrongful conduct, of any kind, by HEJobs ' clients.
  4. While HEJobs will implement precautionary measures to ensure that the HEJobs website is free from viruses, HEJobs cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site or delivered via electronic mail through the site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient protective software on your system that will satisfy your particular data security requirements and for maintaining a means external to your workstation for the reconstruction of any lost data.
  5. You agree to take precautionary measures to ensure that your resume on HEJobs is free from viruses or other destructive code.
  6. HEJobs reserves the right to either reject or remove any resume from its site(s) for any reason whatsoever.
  7. You agree to present yourself truthfully in your resumes on HEJobs .
  8. HEJobs makes every effort to deliver applications to vacancies in the shortest possible time. You will however not hold HEJobs liable for any loss or damage as a result of any failure or delay in the delivery of an application for employment to an advertiser.
  9. You agree, at all times, to deal with any information or products provided by HEJobs in a manner which abides by all applicable laws of the Republic of South Africa, or of any other relevant jurisdiction (including, without limitation, privacy and copyright laws).
  10. To the fullest extent permitted by law, HEJobs and its associates exclude all liability for any loss or damage (including indirect, special or consequential loss or damage) arising from the use of, or reliance on any services provided by HEJobs or its associates. HEJobs and its associates at all times limit their liability to the re-supply, where possible, of services not properly rendered; and where the re-supply of the service is not possible, to the refund of moneys paid for such services. HEJobs will not be liable under this paragraph where the failure to render services properly is attributable partially or wholly to your actions or omissions.
  11. You agree to keep HEJobs and its associates fully indemnified against any actual or contingent liabilities incurred in relation to any actions or claims brought by any person against HEJobs as a result of an actual or alleged breach by you of any law, or such other actions or claims brought in relation to the provision of services by HEJobs to you.
  12. You may not assign or transfer your rights and obligations to any other person without HEJobs 's prior written approval (which will not be unreasonably withheld).
  13. This agreement is governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa. You irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of South Africa, and waive any objection to legal action being brought in those Courts on the grounds of venue or inconvenient forum.
  14. HEJobs retains all intellectual property rights contained in the data stored on HEJobs and services provided by HEJobs , and you agree not to infringe any of HEJobs 's rights without HEJobs 's prior written consent. This includes the use of public domain information represented on HEJobs .
  15. You agree not to use the HEJobs infrastructure or technology to market any service to HEJobs .
  16. This agreement is governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa. The Job Seeker irrevocably and unconditionally submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of South Africa, and waive any objection to legal action being brought in those Courts on the grounds of venue or inconvenient forum.