CONTROL ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER GRADE A: ATMOSPHERIC QUALITY OUTREACH2022/06/22 9:26 AMREF NO: CCAQ08/2022

Full Time Environment, Forestry and Fisheries in National Government
  • Post Date: Jun 22, 2022
  • Apply Before : Jul 4, 2022
  • Salary: $542,647.00 - $542,647.00 / Annual
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R542 647 per annum
  • Qualifications Bachelor Degree
  • Industry Environment
  • Reference REF NO: CCAQ08/2022
  • Centre Pretoria
  • Enquiries
    Mr T Setshedi Tel No: (012) 399 9197
  • Where to submit application
    Director-General, Department of Forestry, Fisheries and Environmental, Private Bag X447, Pretoria, 0001 or hand-delivered to: Environment House, Erf 1563 Arcadia Extension 6, Cnr Soutspansberg and Steve Biko Road, Arcadia, Pretoria.
  • Notes
    Applications must be submitted on signed and initialled New Z83 form obtainable from any Public Service Department accompanied by a recent detailed Curriculum Vitae to be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit certified copies of qualifications, Senior Certificate, identity document and driver’s license on or before the day of the interview. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). The National Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Preference may be given to appointable applicants from the 35 underrepresented designated groups in terms of the Department’s equity plan. Women and People with disabilities are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Targets. Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Short-listed candidates will be subjected to screening and security vetting to determine their suitability for employment, including but not limited to: Criminal records; Citizenship status; Credit worthiness; Previous employment (reference checks); and Qualification verification. Short-listed candidates will be expected to avail themselves at the Department’s convenience. The department reserves the right not to make an appointment. If you have not been contacted within three 3 months after the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS:A Four (4) year Degree (NQF8) in Environmental / Natural Sciences or equivalent qualification in a related field, coupled with six (6) years post qualification experience in the related field. Appropriate experience or knowledge of current air quality management and other environmental issues. Knowledge of Environmental and development issues (globally, regionally, locally). Knowledge of National Environment Management Air Quality Act, and other relevant regulatory framework. Knowledge and competency in atmospheric quality information systems will be an added advantage. Sound knowledge of government’s air quality and protection related policies, priorities, and strategies. Air quality information matters and information systems, air quality monitoring and related legislation that support atmospheric quality information management and dissemination. A good understanding of the air quality governance cycle as described in the National Framework for Air Quality Management. In addition, the candidate must have general knowledge of government’s standard administrative procedures. Business and project plan monitoring and reporting methodologies. Willingness to work under pressure and long hours. Ability to work individually and in team. Ability to work with difficult persons and to resolve conflict. DUTIES: Develop and maintain the South African Air Quality Information System (SAAQIS). Providing technical support to SAAQIS End Users on general operation of the SAAQIS. Prepare documentation on system functions. Providing desktop and technical support to authorities and other users. Providing remedial training and workshops for SAAQIS End Users. Produce outreach materials to promote SAAQIS. Establishing and operating the SAAQIS Help Desk. Constantly evaluating training needs for users; Developing operational guidelines and manuals to support reporting into SAAQIS. Developing standard operating procedures relating to the various aspects of the SAAQIS. Ensure National Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Network (NAAQMN) and SAAQIS system enhancement are fully implemented. Analyze of NAAQMN/SAAQIS Data and preparation of “alert” reports. Provide External Capacity Development support.

Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, Cnr. Steve Biko and Soutpansberg Road, 0084 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Jul 4, 2022
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