South African Weather Service

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View all the latest South African Weather Service 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 South African Weather Service vacancies page. On this page you will find all the latest open job opportunities available at the South African Weather Service

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) as the mandated national meteorological service has a vision of “A WeatherSMART Nation” – where citizens and institutions are able to use quality and reliable weather and climate related data provided by the organization to enhance the quality of their lives and build resilience to extreme weather events and mitigate climate change impacts.

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) will achieve this vision by evolving into a weather and Climate Centre of Excellence that provides innovative solutions to ensure a Weather – smart (WeatherSMART) region, sustainable development and economic growth through thought leadership in meteorological, climatological and other related sciences; the development of relevant and innovative applications and products utilising cutting edge technology; and establishing and leveraging collaborative partnerships.

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) is conscious of the responsibility it has to fulfil its mandate to support the policies of the government – its Shareholder concomitantly upholds the following values: Scientific Excellence – We consistently demonstrate our commitment to innovation through human capital development, knowledge generation, dissemination of quality, reliable data and information as well as continuous learning. Collaboration – We are willing to work with, share and gain knowledge from various stakeholders, and leverage our collective and diverse strengths and abilities to achieve our goals. Community Consciousness – We strive to develop and sustain compassion and attentiveness to the needs of the communities we serve whilst building a sense of community within the organisation. Safety – Given our authoritative role in ensuring public-safety, we are committed to ensuring high-levels of safety standards at all times for our employees and the communities we serve.

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