ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER

Water and Sanitation
  • Post Date: Mar 7, 2022
  • Apply Before : Mar 18, 2022
  • Salary: $176,310.00 - $176,310.00 / Annual
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R176 310 per annum (Level 05)
  • Qualifications Senior Certificate (Matric)
  • Industry Library and information services
  • Reference 180322/11
  • Centre Pretoria Head Office
  • Enquiries
    Mr M Musariri Tel No: (012) 336 7949
  • Where to submit application
    Head Office (Pretoria): Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X350, Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver to Delta Continental Building, Corner of Visagie and Bosman Street, Pretoria. FOR ATTENTION : Ms L Mabole
  • Notes
    Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the address specified on each post. Applications must be submitted using the newly implemented Z83 form obtainable on the Department of Water and Sanitations website, under career opportunities or the DPSA website, under vacancies in the Public Service (point 4) and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as well as copies of qualifications, identity document and a valid driver’s license (where applicable) which need not be certified when applying for a post. Original/certified copies must be produced by only shortlisted candidates during the interview date. All required information on Form Z83 must be provided. Failure to complete or disclose all required information will automatically disqualify the applicant. No late, applications will be accepted. A SAQA evaluation certificate must accompany foreign qualification/s. Applications that do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements will not be considered. All shortlisted candidates pertaining to Senior Management Services (SMS) posts will be subjected to a technical and competency assessment and a pre-entry certificate obtained from the National School of government is required prior to the appointment. (Individuals who have completed the course already, and who are therefore in possession of a certificate are welcome to submit such, however, it is not required that an applicant submit such when applying for the post prior to the closing date. The link for the completion of the course for the certificate for the pre-entry into SMS can be found on http://www.thensg.gov.za/training-course/sms-pre-entry- programme/. Candidates will be required to complete a financial disclosure form and undergo a security clearance. Foreigners or dual citizenship holders must provide a police clearance certificate from country of origin. The Department of Water Sanitation is an equal opportunity employer. In the filling of vacant posts, the objectives of section 195 (1) (i) of the Constitution of South Africa, 1996 (Act No: 108 of 1996) the Employment Equity imperatives as defined by the Employment Equity Act, 1998 (Act No: 55 of 1998) and relevant Human Resources policies of the Department will be taken into consideration. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within two (2) months of this advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. The department reserves the right not to fill these positions. Women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Targets.

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS : A Senior/Grade 12 certificate with Mathematics / Mathematics Literacy as a passed subject. One (1) to (2) two years’ experience in surface or groundwater data collection and general maintenance of stations will serve as an added advantage. Computer literacy. A valid driver’s license (attach copy). Knowledge of hydrological or geo-hydrological processes and systems. Knowledge in handling laboratory equipment’s. Relevant knowledge in surface and groundwater data processing. Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety. Knowledge and understanding of writing technical reports and relevant software systems. Knowledge of installation of hydrological measuring equipment. Willingness to travel extensively away from home to different hydrological gauging sites to collect, configure and service hydrological measuring equipment. Good interpersonal, planning and executing skills. Good communication skills (both verbal and written). Ability to read and write. Be able to perform administrative duties. Self-motivated and willingness to work in a team. Basic knowledge of problem solving and analysis. Accountability and ethical conduct. DUTIES : Collection of hydrological data from various Hydrological monitoring sites in and around area of responsibility. Registering and capturing incoming hydrological data. Perform routine maintenance and inspections at various hydrological gauging sites. Assist in the installation of monitoring instruments. Provide assistance to other technical personnel. Basic understanding of government legislation. Adhere to Occupational Health and Safety regulations and ensure that protective equipment is used appropriately.

Water and Sanitation
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, 285 Francis Baard Street, Bothongo Plaza East, 0001 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Mar 18, 2022
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