DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
It is the Department’s intension to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filing of this post
with a candidate whose transfer /promotion / appointment will promote representivity in line with the numeric
targets as contained in our Employment Equity plan
APPLICATIONS : The Director-General, National Department of Health, Private Bag X828, Pretoria.
001 and delivered applications may be submitted at Reception (Brown application
Box), Civitas Building, Corner of Thabo Sehume (formerly known as Andries) and
Struben streets Pretoria
FOR ATTENTION : Ms M Shitiba
CLOSING DATE : 30 April 2018 12:00 Mid-Day
NOTE : Applications should be submitted on form Z83 obtainable from any Public Service
Department, and should be accompanied by a CV (previous experience must be
comprehensively detailed) and certified copies of qualification certificates
(including Senior Certificate/Grade 12 certificate regardless of the qualification
requirement indicated in the advert), service certificates, including ID and driver’s
licence. (Certified copies of certificates should not be older than three months) No
faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered. Applications received after the
closing date and those that do not comply with the requirements will not be
considered. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications and
national certificates (where applicable) evaluated by the South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to fill the
posts. The successful candidate will be subjected to personnel suitability checks
and other vetting procedures. Applicants are respectfully informed that
correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If notification of an
interview is not received within three (3) months after the closing date, candidates
may regard their application as unsuccessful. The Department will not be liable
where applicants use incorrect/no reference number(s) on their applications.
POST 15/21 : ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANT (REF NO: NDOH 22/2018)
Chief Directorate: Environmental Health and Port Health Services
Directorate: Port Health Services- SD
SALARY : Grade 1: R185 301 – R211 875 per annum
Grade 2: R218 274 – R264 888 per annum
CENTRE : Western Cape
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 1: A National Diploma in Environmental Health (with duration of at least 2
years) or prescribed in-service training (with duration of at least 2 years) that allows
for the required registration with the HPCSA as Environmental Health Assistant.
Grade 2: Qualification and registration requirements as indicated for Grade 1 plus
a minimum of ten (10) years appropriate experience after obtaining an appropriate
qualification or prescribed in-service training that allows for the required
registration with the HPCSA, where applicable in the relevant profession.
Qualification and experience as indicated above. Knowledge of Environmental and
Port Health services. Knowledge of the legislative and policy framework related to
environmental health. Good communication (verbal and written), report writing and
computer skills (MS Office packages). A valid driver’s licence.
DUTIES : Inspection and clearance of all international conveyances. Checking of free
pratique messages and entering of all granted free pratique messages onto
shipping list. Monitor vector bourne diseases at point of entry. Identify all importers
of used tyre casing arriving from the east. Monitor safe disposal of gallery waste in
point of entry. Conduct health education to crew working in the gallery. Assist in
sampling of imported products. Extraction of grain products on-board vessels.
Rendering of office and administrative duties.
ENQUIRIES : Ms A P Hargreaves at Tel (031) 301 0381
NOTE : Preference will be given to Coloured and Indian applicants