Department of Water and Sanitation – Supply Chain Management Clerk

CLOSING DATE : 30 October 2020
NOTE : Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the
e-mail address specified to each post. 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, applications will
be accepted. Original/certified copies must be produced by only
shortlisted candidates during the interview date. A SAQA evaluation report
must accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply
with the above mentioned requirements will not be considered. All
shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical and
competency assessment. A pre-entry certificate obtained from the
National School of Government (NSG) is required for all SMS applicants.
Candidates will complete a financial disclosure form and also be required
to undergo a security clearance. Foreigners or dual citizenship holders
must provide the Police Clearance certificate from country of origin. The
Department of Water Sanitation is an equal opportunity employer. In the
filling of vacant posts the objectives of section 195 (1) (i) of the
Constitution of South Africa, 1996 (Act No: 108 of 1996), the Employment
Equity imperatives as defined by the Employment Equity Act, 1998 (Act
No: 55 of 1998) and relevant Human Resources policies of the
Department will be taken into consideration. Correspondence will be
limited to short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within
two (2) months of this advertisement, please accept that your application
has been unsuccessful. The department reserves the right not to fill these
positions. Women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply
and preference will be given to the EE Targets.


Branch: Corporate Services
Dir: Legal and Legislative Support
SALARY : R473 820 per annum (OSD)
CENTRE : Pretoria (Head Office)
REQUIREMENTS : An LLB Degree or equivalent legal qualification on NQF7. At least 8 years’
appropriate post qualification legal experience. Ability to draft legal
documents that provide clear motivation/justification for a particular
position pertaining to the case, also proposing the approach to be followed
to ensure success in this regard. Knowledge and understanding of the
Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) and Treasury Regulations, the
Public Service Act and Regulations, Promotion of Administrative Justice
Act and Promotion of Access to Information Act. Knowledge of Public
Finance Management Act (PFMA), Constitutional Law, Promotion of
Access to Information Act and Administrative Law. An ability to interpret
legislation, good analytical and research skills, good verbal and written
communication skills in English, good drafting skills, computer literacy, an
ability to work in a team, a pro-active, problem-solving and positive
attitude and an ability to adhere to deadlines are essential.

DUTIES : Render legal advisory services on diverse legal issues to the Minister, the
Director-General and officials of the Department. Conduct research that
will provide information and case law relevant to the legal matter at hand
and present motivation/ proposals on how the specific case should be
approached to obtain a desirable/justifiable outcome/result. Manage
litigation instituted by and against the Department, including water tribunal
appeals. Conduct Legislative review, drafting of Bills, subordinate
legislation and regulations. Provide legal support, advice, drafting and
vetting of contracts.

ENQUIRIES : Ms M Khuduga, Tel No: (012) 336 7835
APPLICATIONS : Head Office (Pretoria): Please email your applications quoting the relevant
reference number to