DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
CLOSING DATE : 06 March 2020
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as well as copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late, faxed applications will be accepted. Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within two (2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups. Successful applicants will be required to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures including verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). “All SMS shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by the department. Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA Directive on the implementation of competency based assessments). The competency assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools” People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for the posts. People who are not employed by the Public Service Departments are welcomed to apply for posts. The department reserves the right not to make an appointment. ERRATUM: Kindly note that the post of Administration Officer: Water Use Authorisation with Ref No: 291119/33 advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 41 dated 15 November 2019, the requirements for the post is a National Diploma
POST 07/72 : ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER: HYDROLOGICAL SERVCES REF NO: 060320/21 Branch: Chief Operations Office – Free State
SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE : Bloemfontein
REQUIREMENTS : A Senior/Grade 12 Certificate with Mathematics/Mathematics Literacy. Computer literacy. Basic knowledge in handling laboratory equipment. A valid Driver’s license (Attach copy). Good Problem and Communication skills. Basic knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act.
DUTIES : The successful candidate will be responsible for taking water samples for analysis as per predetermined schedules; dispatching of samples and sample materials; provide support to Technical Personnel during maintenance work; assist with ADP gaugings and survey tasks. Duties will also include updating of information on the management database. The official will be expected to liaise with the public and officials who perform as data collectors and observers, communicating problems regarding recorded data to the supervisor and other technical staff and performing administrative duties within the Hydrology section.
ENQUIRIES : Mr C Lloyd Tel No: (051) 405 9000
APPLICATIONS : Bloemfontein: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number to The Provincial Head. The Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag 528, Bloemfontein 9300.
FOR ATTENTION : Ms LP Wymers
POST 07/73 : ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER REF NO: 060320/22 Branch: Chief Operations Office – Mpumalanga
SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE : Mbombela
REQUIREMENTS : A Senior/Grade 12 Certificate with Mathematics/Mathematics Literacy. Computer literacy. A valid driver’s license (Attach copy) and willing to travel. Ability to use Microsoft excel and word. Ability to use GPS, Knowledge of groundwater monitoring instruments.
DUTIES : Groundwater resource monitoring. Collect, filing and capture groundwater level data. Maintenance of monitoring stations. Maintenance of field equipment. Collect samples according to set standard. Register monitoring stations on relevant database. Maintain data related to groundwater. Assist senior officials as and when required.
ENQUIRIES : Ms M Ralushai Tel No: (013) 759 7524
APPLICATIONS : Mbombela: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number to: The Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X 11259, Mbombela 1200, or hand deliver to the Department of Water and Sanitation at the reception ground floor, Prorom Building, 35 Brown Street – Corner Brown & Paul Kruger Streets, Mbombela.
FOR ATTENTION : Ms FM Mkhwanazi