DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
APPLICATIONS : Pretoria: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number
to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X350, Pretoria, 0001 or
hand deliver to Continental Building, Corner of Visagie and Bosman Street,
Pretoria. For attention: Ms L Van Wyk
Kimberly: Please forward your application, quoting the post reference number, to:
The Provincial Head: Northern Cape, Department of Water and Sanitation, Private
Bag X6101, Kimberley, 8301 or hand-deliver to 28 Central Road, Beaconsfield,
Kimberley, 8301. For attention: Ms. C Du Plessis
Gauteng: Please forward your application, quoting the post reference number, to
The Provincial Head, Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X995,
Pretoria, 0001 or Hand delivered at 285 Francis Baard Street, Bothongo Plaza
East Building, 15th Floor. For attention: Mr. Daniel Masoga
Mbombela, Groblersdal: Please forward all applications quoting the reference
number to: The Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X 11259
Mbombela,1200 or hand deliver at Prorom Building, Cnr Brown & Paul Kruger
Streets, Mbombela. For attention: Mr MJ Nzima
Polokwane: Please forward your application quoting the reference number to: The
Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X 9506, Polokwane, 0700 or
Hand Deliver to Azmo Place Building Department of Water and Sanitation, 49
Joubert Street, Corner Thabo Mbeki & Joubert Streets, Azmo Place Building
(Registry Office 4rth floor). For attention: Mr. M.P Makgakga, Tel 015 – 290 1386
Bellville: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number
to The Regional Head: Western Cape, Department of Water and Sanitation,
Private Bag X16, Sanlamhof, 7532 or hand deliver to Sigma Building, 3
Blanckenberg Road, and Bellville. For attention: Mr. B. Saki 021 941 6018
Durban: Please forward your application quoting the reference number to The
Provincial Head: KwaZulu Natal, Department of Water and Sanitation. P.O. Box
1018, Durban, 4000 or hand-deliver to 88 Joe Slovo Street (previously Field
Street), Southern Life Building, 9th Floor, Durban. For attention: The Manager
Mmabatho: Please forward your application quoting the reference number to The
Acting Provincial Head: North West, Department of Water and Sanitation, Private
Bagx5 Mmabatho 2735 or and deliver at Mega City Shopping Centre, Corner Dr.
James Moroka drive and Sekame Road, Unit 99 Ground floor. For attention: Mr
CLOSING DATE : 04 May 2018 Time: 16h00
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 certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late,
faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted. Note: 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.
OTHER POSTS: GENERAL WORKER (ENVIRONMENTAL AND MEDICAL WASTE)
POST 16/56 : ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER GRADE A – C REF NO: 040518/24
Branch: Operational Integration: Western Cape
SALARY : R240 015 per annum (OSD – Offer based on proven years of experience)
CENTRE : Bellville
REQUIREMENTS : A National Diploma or Degree in Natural Sciences or Environmental. Programme
and project management. Research and development skills. Knowledge and
experience in Project and Programme Management. Understanding of Social and
Economic development issues. Technical report writing. Professional judgment.
Data analysis. Policy development and analysis. Presentation skills. Mentoring.
Decision making. Team leadership. Financial Management. Analytical skills.
Creativity. Communication. Problem solving and Analysis skills. Computer literacy.
People management/Conflict management. Planning and organizing. Valid
driver’s License (certified copy).
DUTIES : Give input into the development of local policies. Ensure dissemination of
legislative, technical and policy changes to relevant stakeholders. Interpret/advise
stakeholders on policies, legislation, protocols, regulations and guidelines.
Management and Regulation of municipal water and wastewater treatment.
Assess and monitor wastewater systems for compliance with the Green Drop
Regulatory standards. Assess and monitor drinking water systems for compliance
with the Blue Drop Regulatory standards Advice Water Management Institutions
on the development and implementation of Water/ Wastewater (W/WW)
management action plans. Monitor implementation of W/WW action plans for
municipalities. Monitor W/WW treatment works performance on the Integrated
Regulatory Information System (IRIS) or Blue Drop (BD)/ Green Drop (GD)
system. Capacity building of staff and stakeholders. Disseminate information.
Provide advice pertaining to water use authorisation requirements. Monitor
operation and performance of facilities. Conduct research with the aim of advising
local municipalities on sludge management. Compile monthly reports. Ensure that
the promotion of environmental awareness is in order to maintain water quality
policies, legislation, protocols, regulations and guidelines. See to the processing
of small to medium environmental authorization applications for development and
utilization of areas in terms of environmental legislation. Ensure responsible
management of water quality within municipal boundaries. Co-ordinate the
promotion of strategies for cleaner production technologies. Ensure enforcement
of statutory obligations regarding water quality.
ENQUIRIES : Ms MS Enele Tel No: (021) 941 6076