POST 10/89 : ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER: DAM CONTROL (A Senior/Grade 12 certificate (with mathematics/Mathematics Literacy)



CLOSING DATE : 27 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 Finance Clerk: Debt Management with Ref No: 070220/14 advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 03 dated 24 January 2020, the educational requirements of the post should read as: A Senior/Grade 12 Certificate. The closing date has been extended to 27 March 2020 and also the posts of Scientist production with Ref No: 060320/08 and 060320/09 advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 07 dated 21 February 2020 has been withdrawn.


POST 10/89 : ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER: DAM CONTROL REF NO: 270320/05 IBOM Central Operations, Dam Operations Re-advertisement, applicants who have previously applied need to reapply

SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05)

CENTRE : Vanderkloof Dam

REQUIREMENTS : A Senior/Grade 12 certificate (with mathematics/Mathematics Literacy). One (1) to two (2) years’ experience in Dam Safety will be an added advantage. Computer literacy (Microsoft Word and Excel). A valid driver’s license. (Attach a copy). Good interpersonal and communication skills. Self-motivated and willingness to work in a team. Must be able to work overtime when necessary. Knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act. (OHS).

DUTIES : Provide a support service to the Control Water Control Officer. Maintain monitoring of dam safety instrumentation e.g. pendulums and three dimensional crack meters. Responsible for inspections of the dam wall (bridge, spillway and pipes). Take water samples, meter readings and do calibrations when needed. Assist with dam wall tours. Responsible for the general cleaning and maintenance of the dam wall area. Compile daily/ weekly and quarterly reports and send them to Head Office and Regional Office. Adhere to Occupational Health and Safety regulations and ensure that protective equipment is used appropriately.

ENQUIRIES : Ms E Oosthuizen Tel No: (053) 664 9400

APPLICATIONS : IBOM Central Operations (Vanderkloof Dam): Please forward your applications to the Acting Scheme Manager Central Operations IBOM, Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X01, Vanderkloof Dam, 8771.

FOR ATTENTION : Mr J Wilson NOTE : The candidate must be medically fit