GOVERNMENT PRINTING WORKS
The Government Printing Works is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. It is intended to
promote representivity through the filling of these posts. The candidature of persons whose
appointment/transfer/promotion will promote representivity will receive preference.
APPLICATIONS : All applications must be forwarded to: The Branch: Human Resources,
Government Printing Works, 149 Bosman Street, Pretoria or Private Bag X85,
FOR ATTENTION : Ms. M. Mbokane, Human Resources, Tel No: 012 748 6271.
CLOSING DATE : 07 May 2018
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on form Z83 (obtainable from any Public Service
department) and must be completed in full and page 2 duly signed. Clear indication
of the post and reference number that is being applied for must be indicated on
your Z.83. A recent, comprehensive CV, specifying all qualifications and
experience, with respective dates and certified copies of qualifications and ID must
be attached. The Government Printing Works reserves the right to fill or not fill the
above-mentioned posts. General information: Short-listed candidates must be
available for interviews at a date and time determine by the Government Printing
Works. Successful candidates will be subjected to security vetting and financial
disclosure requirements and may be subjected to competency assessment
(compulsory in senior management positions). GPW is committed to equality,
employment equity and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity goals
and targets, preference may be given, but not limited to, candidates from
underrepresented designated groups. Applications received after the closing date
as well as those who do not comply with the requirements will not be taken into
consideration. If you have not received a response from this institution within three
months of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.
POST 15/11 : PRINTING WORK PLANNER (SALES ESTIMATOR) X2 POSTS REF NO: (GPW
SALARY : R281 418 per annum (Level 08)
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : Appropriate 3-year degree/diploma or equivalent qualification (NQF Level 6)
qualification in Costing / Estimation field. 2 – 3 years’ applicable experience of
which 1 – 2 years’ must be in estimation. OR a Senior Certificate (or equivalent
qualification) plus a completed apprenticeship in a printing trade and an Estimation
Certificate plus 5-7 years’ applicable experience in project or printing estimation.
Basic financial management skills. Client orientated and customer focused.
Planning, organising and basic administrative skills. Computer literacy. Good
interpersonal and communication skills. Attention to detail.
DUTIES : Cost effectively calculate / estimate the costs of a product from receiving in order,
to design printing, finishing and distribution. Receive and record all requests for
quotations. Conduct customer consultations. Check the accuracy and viability of
the product specification. Generate cost estimates for the product from receiving
the order, to design, finishing and distribution, working with various sections.
Prepare customer quotations. Send the quotations to customers. Provide
customer service (internal and external customers). Assess the cost effectiveness
of products or services, tracking actual costs relative to product. Ensure quality
control and reduction of wastage.
ENQUIRIES : Mr V Ngobeni Tel No: (012) 748-6390