Principal Librarian Job Opportunity x 2 Positions

Posted on :

3 Nov, 2014

Category :

Vacancies South Africa

SALARY : R227 802 – R268 338 per annum. The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.
CENTRE : National Office, Pretoria


REQUIREMENTS : A National Diploma/ Degree in Library science/ Information Science or equivalent
qualification; 2 years’ experience in library and information system; Skills and
Competencies: Communication skills (verbal and written); Report writing skills;
Supervision and leadership skills; Computer Literacy (MS Office, Internet (Juta
Stat and Lexis Nexis); Research and planning skills; Problem solving and
planning skills; Creative and analytical thinking skills; Customer service
orientation; Assertiveness and decisiveness.


DUTIES : Key Performance Areas: Coordinate orientation, training and development of
library interns, Judge Law clerks, library staff exchange programme researchers;
Develop and maintain library catalogue, accession of new materials, and data
clean-up of local fields using inmagic database management system.;
Responsible for the classification, cataloguing of material and indexing of
government publications, etc; Maintain Government publications collection of
national signification-including the identification, acquisition and subscription,

classification and cataloguing of the material; Provide effective people

ENQUIRIES : Mr T Rangwato  (012) 315 1456


APPLICATIONS : Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to: Postal
address: The Director-General: Justice and Constitutional Development, Private
Bag X81, Pretoria, 0001. OR Physical address: Application Box, First Floor
Reception East Tower, Momentum Building, 329 Pretorius Street, Pretoria.

CLOSING DATE : 17 November 2014

NOTE : People with disabilities are encouraged to apply

NOTE : Interested applicants may visit the following website: or to view the full job specification of the above positions.
Applications must be submitted on Form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service
Department or on the internet at A Z83 & CV must be accompanied
by original certified copies of qualifications and identity document. A driver’s
license must be attached if indicated as a requirement. A SAQA evaluation report
must accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply with the
above mentioned requirements will not be considered. Shortlisted candidates will
be subjected to a personnel vetting process. Correspondence will be limited to
short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within 3 months of this
advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. The
department reserves the right not to fill these positions. The department
reserves the right not to fill these positions. Women and people with disabilities
are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Target.

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