Full Time Environment, Forestry and Fisheries in National Government
  • Post Date: Jun 22, 2022
  • Apply Before : Jul 1, 2022
  • Salary: $321,543.00 - $321,543.00 / Annual
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R321 543 per annum, (Total package of R482 864 per annum/ condition apply)
  • Qualifications Diploma
  • Industry Education, training & skills development
  • Reference REF NO: FOM22/2022
  • Centre Nelspruit (Mpumalanga)
  • Enquiries
    Nelspruit (Mpumalanga)
  • 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: An appropriate National Diploma (NQF level 6) in Forestry or equivalent qualification. 2-3 years’ experience in forestry or related filed. Knowledge of the National Forest Act 1998 (Act 84 of 1998), the National Veld and Forest Fire Act, 1996 (Act 101 of 1996) and other related environmental legislation. Knowledge of Disaster Management, Public Service Act, Public Service Regulations and Departmental prescripts. Good presentation skills, excellent verbal and written communication, analytical and problem solving, programme and project management, good interpersonal relations, and negotiation skills. Computer skills in MS Office Software. Innovative and proactive. Ability to gather and analyze information. Ability to develop and apply policies. Ability to collect and interpret information and reports. Ability to lead multidisciplinary team. Proven leadership skills. Ability to work long hours voluntarily. Ability to work independently and in a team. Ability to work under extreme pressure. Conflict management and resolution. Ability to organize and plan under pressure. Interpersonal relations. Ability to act with tact and discretion. Initiative. Responsibility and loyalty. A valid driver’s license and must be willing to travel. DUTIES: Implement the National Forest Act (NFA) through administration of licenses for all forms of forest resources and protected trees. Monitor compliance and ensure enforcements of Acts. Evaluation of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA). Implement the National Veld and Forest Fires Act (NVFFA). Establish the Fire Protection Association (FPA’s), promote the wellbeing of the FPA’s, implement intergraded veld fire management plan, and implement National Veld Fire Implementation System. Implement business plan for awareness campaigns and information services. Monitor compliance to leased plantation areas. Compile and submit quarterly reports for leased plantation areas. Render administration support services such as organizing and coordinating stakeholder participation as well as general administration

Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, Cnr. Steve Biko and Soutpansberg Road, 0084 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Jul 1, 2022
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