ASSISTANT ADMIN OFFICER (A Senior Certificate/Grade 12 )

Senior State Accountant x3 Posts at Department of Public Works
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The Department of Public Works is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The intention is to promote representativity in the Public Service through the filling of these posts and with persons whose appointment will promote representativity, will receive preference.

NOTE : An indication by candidates in this regard will facilitate the processing of applications. If no suitable candidates from the unrepresented groups can be recruited, candidates from the represented groups will be considered. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted on a signed Form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service department and must be accompanied by a comprehensive CV, recently certified (within 6 months) copies of qualifications (matric certificate, certificates of qualifications), a valid Driver’s License (where required) and an Identification Document. Applications not complying with the above will be disqualified. Should you not have heard from us within the next months, please regard your application as unsuccessful. Note: It is the responsibility of all applicants to ensure that foreign and other qualifications are evaluated by SAQA. Recognition of prior learning will only be considered on submission of proof by candidates. Kindly note that appointment will be subject to verification of qualifications and a security clearance. Faxed, e-mailed or late applications will NOT be accepted. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Note: All shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a compulsory technical or competency-based exercise that intends to test the relevant technical elements of the job as part of the interview process. Following the technical exercise and the interview the selection panel will identify candidates to undergo the generic management competency assessments and successful candidate to sign a performance agreement and be subjected to security clearance. ERRATUM: Kindly note that the post of Construction Project Manager with Ref No: 2020/23 advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 05 dated 07 February 2020 with the closing date 21 February 2020, was advertised with incorrect number of post, the correct number of post read as follows: Construction Project Manager (X2 Posts) Ref No: 2020/23



SALARY : R208 584 per annum

CENTRE : Cape Town Regional Office

REQUIREMENTS : A Senior Certificate/Grade 12 or equivalent qualification with relevant experience in property management. Knowledge and understanding of the PFMA, Government Immovable Asset Management Act (GIAMA), and Property related Acts and Property laws and local regulations. A valid Driver’s License will be an added advantage and must be willing to travel. Strong communication skills (written and verbal) and the ability to communicate at all levels. Good interpersonal, analytical, planning, organizing and financial management skills. Basic MS Office computer literacy. Knowledge of contracts and administration of leases is recommended.

DUTIES : Updating of the National Immovable Asset Register on the Property Management Information System of the Regional Office to reflect all relevant property-related information. Keep abreast of property management trends to ensure optimal performance and maximum value of fixed assets. Develop an understanding of GIAMA and implement the same. Communicate with relevant stakeholders regarding the maintenance of the National Immovable Asset Register. Assist in carrying out regular inspections and prepare reports to ensure maximisation of property utilization and for vesting purposes. Identify superfluous State properties and prepare disposals. Assist in securing State properties to prevent illegal occupation and vandalism. Identify properties to be cleared of overgrown vegetation and clear fire breaks. Assist in obtaining information for the preparation and conclusion of lease agreements in line with the requirements of the PFMA, Treasury Regulations and other prescripts and policies of the department. Liaise with all spheres of Government(s) in respect of property related matters. Assist in the carrying out of property related matters, rental collections, administration, lease renewals and extensions, maintenance etc. Assist in the administrative duties as requested by the Property Manager.

ENQUIRIES : Ms. A. Groenewald Tel No: (021) 402 2049

APPLICATIONS : The Regional Manager, Department of Public Works, Private Bag X9027, Cape Town, 8000. Or Hand Deliver at Customs House Building Lower Heerengracht Street Cape Town.


CLOSING DATE : 28 February 2020 at 16H00

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