Terms & Conditions

1.                     Acceptance of Terms

1.1             The use of this site is governed by the policies, terms and conditions set forth below (‘Terms and Conditions’). Your submittal of any personal information to Engineers4Africa’s website indicates acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. For information regarding privacy, please review the Privacy Policy.

1.2             Engineers4Africa reserves the right to make changes to this website and these Terms and Conditions at any time.

1.3             Engineers4Africa is intended for individuals seeking employment. You may use Engineers4Africa only for lawful purposes within the stated context of Engineers4Africa’s intended and acceptable use which includes complying with all applicable laws, regulations and codes of practice within South Africa or other jurisdiction from which you are accessing this site.

2.                     Website Access

Engineers4Africa provides individuals seeking employment the facility to create CVs, complete forms and register for email alerts (“Service”). You are responsible for obtaining access to the Engineers4Africa website, and that access may involve third party fees (such as Internet service provider or airtime charges) and equipment necessary to access website.

3.                     Password and Security

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password you provide, and are fully responsible for all activities on this site that occur under your password or account.

4.                     Registration Obligations

4.1             You agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Engineers4Africa registration forms, (b) maintain and promptly update the registration data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete, and (c) allow Engineers4Africa to use the information you provide for the purpose of finding work for you.

4.2             You agree that Engineers4Africa may submit that information to any potential hirer. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or Engineers4Africa has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Engineers4Africa has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service (or any portion thereof).

4.3             Engineers4Africa may terminate your account or use of the Service, and remove and discard any content within the Service, if Engineers4Africa believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with these Terms and Conditions or if it considers, for any reason, that it is appropriate to do so.

5.                     Conduct Rules

5.1             All information provided is the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated. You are entirely responsible for all content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via Engineers4Africa’s Service. You agree to not use the Engineers4Africa site to upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available:

5.1.1           any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libellious, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

5.1.2           any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation;

5.1.3           any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.

5.2             In addition, you agree not to interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service.

6.                     Usage, Storage and Service

6.1             Engineers4Africa may establish general practices and limits concerning the use of the Service, including without limitation the period of time that uploaded content will be retained by the Service and the maximum number of times Engineers4Africa’s Services may be accessed in a given period of time.

6.2             Engineers4Africa has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any messages and other communications or other content maintained or transmitted by the Service.

6.3             Engineers4Africa reserves the right to terminate accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. Engineers4Africa also reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion without notice.

6.4             Engineers4Africa reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.

7.                     Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

All content and logos on this site are copyrights of Engineers4Africa. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks or tradenames of their respective owners. Users of the site are not granted a license or any other right including without limitation under Copyright, Trade Mark, Patent or Intellectual Property Rights in/or to the content.

8.                     Disclaimer

8.1             The information, material and services on this website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Engineers4Africa may make changes or improvement to this site at any time.

8.2               Engineers4Africa does not warrant that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components or that your access to the site will be uninterrupted or error free.

8.3             Messages sent over the internet cannot be guaranteed to be completely secure as they can be intercepted, lost or corrupted. Engineers4Africa is therefore not responsible for the accuracy of any message sent by email over the internet – whether from Engineers4Africa to you or from you to Engineers4Africa.

9.                     Security Rules

Users of Engineers4Africa are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the website, including, without limitation: (i) accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorized to access; (ii) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (iii) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, “flooding”, “mailbombing” or “crashing”; (iv) sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; (v) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability.

10.                No Guarantees

10.1         Engineers4Africa makes no representations or guarantees regarding employee engagement and does not guarantee that users of Engineers4Africa who create their CVs on the site will be be contacted or hired.

10.2         Building or submitting your CV and completing the forms on this website and / or acknowledgement of any kind by Engineers4Africa shall not be an indication that your application will lead to employment.

10.3         Engineers4Africa makes no representations or guarantees in regard to the final terms and conditions of any appointment obtained by you through Engineers4Africa or that any employer will fulfill all or any of the contractual obligations it undertakes to you.

11.                General

11.1         These Terms and Conditions contain all the terms of your agreement with Engineers4Africa relating to your use of this Website. No other written or oral statement (including statements in any brochure or promotional literature published by us) will be incorporated.

11.2         Your use of this website, any downloaded material from it and the operation of these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the South Africa.

11.3         Under no circumstances will Engineers4Africa be liable for any consequential loss or damage.

11.4         Engineers4Africa is owned by Firstsearch ICT Consulting Services cc.   Any reference herein to Engineers4Africa shall also be deemed to include any other company in the FirstSearch group of companies, who may accept the benefits of these Terms and Conditions at any time.