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View all the latest Drakenstein Local vacancies here. On this page you will find all the latest job openings for 2022. Interested candidates can find the latest jobs and apply online.

About the Department

Welcome to the Drakenstein Local vacancies page. On this page you will find all the latest open job opportunities available at the Drakenstein Local.

​The Executive Mayor of the Drakenstein Municipality was appointed in terms of section 55 of the Municipal Structures Act. The Executive Mayor represents the public face and is the chief political principal of the municipality. In terms of legislation he has the following functions:

  • Identify the needs of the municipality.
  • Rreview and evaluate those needs in order of prioritize.
  • Recommend to the Municipal Council strategies, programmes, and services to address priority needs through the Integrated Development Plan, and the estimates of revenue and expenditure, taking into account any applicable national and provincial development plans.
  • Recommend or determine the best way, including partnership and other approaches, to deliver those strategies, programmes and services to the benefit of the community.

The Executive Mayor is supported by an Executive Deputy Mayor and a Mayoral Committee. Each member of the Mayoral Committee has a portfolio with specific functions. The administrative arm that assists the Executive Mayor and the Mayoral committee are headed by the Municipal Manager and is task implement the broad political objectives of Council.

The City Manager heads up the administration of the Municipality. The administration is made up of the following directorates:

City Manager.

Corporate Services.

Financial Services.

Planning and Development.

Infrastructure Services.

Community Services.

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