South African Social Security Agency – Network Technician: Information, Communication and Technology (ICT)

SASSA is a dynamic organisation that provides a range of essential services to a diverse group of South Africans. With
offices countrywide, our operational structures aspire to embrace all that is state-of-the-art, offices that are modern and an
environment designed to stimulate the worker to achieve, enjoy, progress and prosper.

The following position is available in KZN Region
Network Technician : Information, Communication and Technology (ICT)
Salary : R316 791– R 373 167.00 p.a. exclusive of benefits
Location : Pietermaritzburg Regional Office (Ref No: SAS10/2020).
Candidates should hold a B degree or a 3 year tertiary qualification in Information Systems /related
spheres coupled with 3-5 years appropriate software/hardware experience in the field of Information,
Communication and Technology (ICT); MS Project skills, scheduling and reporting skills and a valid
driver’s licence are essential.
The incumbent will administrate and configure network devices; Administrate the network hardware
(LAN, WAN, VPN and AV); Repair and Service network equipment; Manage the performance and
development of staff in the immediate span of control in line with SASSA’s policy
Preference will be given to Person with Disability/African Male followed by Indian Male and
African Female respectively as at the time of appointment.
Important notes: This position is advertised with minimum requirements. Appointment will be
subject to a compulsory pre-employment screening in the form of qualification, reference, ITC,
criminal checks and compulsory competency assessment (where applicable). It is our intention to
promote representivity in terms of race, gender and disability through the filling of this post and
candidates whose appointment will promote representivity will receive preference. It is the applicant’s
responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority
(SAQA) prior to the selection process. SASSA is under no obligation to fill a post after the
advertisement thereof. Please note: All SASSA staff are subject to compulsory Security Vetting on
appointment. Should candidates wish to apply for more than 1 post, separate application forms
should be completed and sent to the SASSA office on or before the closing date 19 November 2020.

Persons interested in applying for the above position, should send their applications (CV and fully
completed and signed Z83 quoting the relevant reference number and position name as per the
advert) to the below email address. Kindly note that copies of qualifications, certificate, ID and driver’s
license etc should be submitted upon request.
Enquiries: Mr JS Phoseka (033) 846 3456.
Applications must be emailed to
If you have not been contacted within 3 months after the clo

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