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, Pretoria, 0001.
FOR ATTENTION : Ms M Mbokane, Human Resources Tel No: 012 748 6296.
CLOSING DATE : 12 October 2018, 12 noon.
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on form Z83 (obtainable from any Public Service
Department or download it from www.gpwonline) 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. Certified copies of qualifications, ID
and a valid driver’s license (where required), must be attached. It is the responsibility of
applicants in possession of foreign qualifications to submit evaluated results by the
South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Government Printing Works
reserves the right to fill or not fill its advertised posts. General information: Shortlisted
candidates must be available for interviews at a date and time determined by the
Government Printing Works. Shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to
a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the jobs; the
logistics of which will be communicated by the Government Printing Works. Following
the interview and the technical exercise, the Selection panel will recommend candidates
to attend a generic management 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. Personnel suitability checks will
also be administered as a part of the selection process. Successful candidates will be
required to enter in an employment contract and performance agreement (as relevant),
and must obtain a positive security clearance. 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.
OTHER POSTS: TRADE ASSISTANTS: ASSESSSMENT (X4 POSTS)
POST 39/10 : ARTISAN (PRODUCTION) GRADE A (MECHANISED BINDING) REF NO: GPW
18/67 (X6 POSTS)
SALARY : R179 523 per annum
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 10 or equivalent qualification plus a completed apprenticeship and passed trade test in mechanized/craft binding, Basic computer skills, Quality conscious, Good
knowledge of mechanized binding equipment / craft binding operations, Willingness to
work shifts, Grade 12 will be an added advantage.
DUTIES : Responsible to adjust, run and maintain Mechanised binding and or personalisation
equipment/machines, Ensure optimum productivity and maintain high quality standards
of binding, Reconcile documents daily, Responsible for basic operating and
maintenance, Adherence to Occupational Health and Safety regulations and
ENQUIRIES : Mr T Khumalo Tel No: (012) 748 – 6329
Mr. M Mudau Tel No: (012) 748 6142
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