Posted on :
31 Mar, 2014
31 Mar, 2014
Department of Water Affairs Vacancies
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: TECHNICAL SUPPORT
Three (3) year contract positions
Chief Directorate: Regional Bulk Infrastructure Programme
SALARY : R 252 144 plus 37 % in lieu of benefits per annum (Level 9)
CENTRE : Head Office: 4, North West Region: 2, Gauteng Region:2, Eastern Cape Region:
5, Kwazulu Natal Region: 5, Mpumalanga Region: 3, Limpopo Region: 3,
Western Cape: 3, Free State: 3, Northern Cape: 3
REQUIREMENTS : Degree or a National Diploma in Project management; Three (3) – five (5) years
experience in monitoring and evaluation, general management of technical or
infrastructure projects, able to interact with people at various and diverse
executive levels, sound computer knowledge, business communication skills
(verbal and written), sound knowledge and understanding of RBIG processes
and relevant programmes, proven track record in information analysis and
interpretation, planning, excellent report writing and presentation skills,
willingness to travel and work long hours, valid driver’s licence, project financial
skills and knowledge of PFMA and National Treasury prescripts, ability to work
independently with limited or no supervision, exposure to government policies
and systems. Knowledge of the National Water Act.
DUTIES : Coordinate with Head Office and Regional Teams to ensure successful planning
and implementation of the Regional Bulk Infrastructure Programme. Monitoring
quality control. Engaging with communities, leadership structures and key
stakeholders to elicit support or intervene on critical situation issues. Facilitation
of technical support services to the communities. Assistance to priorities and
programme management in all capital works. Preparing interim and financial
project investigational and performance report. Attending meetings and providing
information on performance assessments. Certify payment or non-payment of
invoices. Monitoring and managing projects under project circle stages. Manage
water use registration and licensing. Technical records keeping and reporting.
The collection of data for planning and management of future development.
Compile monthly, quarterly and annual progress reports on the implementation of
regional bulk infrastructure projects.
ENQUIRIES : Mrs K.E Boikanyo, Tel: (012) 336 7691
APPLICATIONS : Please forward you application quoting reference number to: The Department of
Water Affairs, Private Bag X 350, Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver at the
Continental Building, corner Visagie and Bosman Street, Pretoria.
FOR ATTENTION : Ms TE Ntabeni
Closing date: 4th April, 2014