DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION VACANCIES


DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
MANAGEMENT ECHELON
POST 23/61 :

CHIEF DIRECTOR: WATER USE LICENCE AUTHORISATION REF NO: 120719/01
This is a re-advertisement and those who has previously applied are encouraged to re-apply Branch: Regulation

SALARY : R 1, 189,338 per annum (All inclusive package), Level 14
CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS :

A Bachelor Degree NQF level 7 qualification in Natural Science / Environmental
Science / LLB or relevant qualification. A post graduate qualification in law or
regulation will be an added advantage. Five (5) to Ten 10 years’ experience in a
legal/regulatory environment of which five (5) years must be at senior management
level. Extensive knowledge and experience of integrated water use, waste and
environment authorizations including policy and legislation governing these sectors.
Good understanding of integrated water resources management and principles of
decentralisation of water resource management. Knowledge of National Water Act
(NWA), National Environmental Management Act (NEMA), and Mineral and
Petroleum Development Act (MPRDA).

DUTIES : Ensure smooth and effective implementation of the Water Use Authorisation
business process ensuring transparency and accountability in the process.
Developing a framework of effective, efficient and equitable allocation of water use.
Administration and authorisation of water use for mining and industrial sectors and
strategic water uses; Authorisation of water use abstraction and in stream use
including Dam safety; the provision of business planning and general management
for the Chief Directorate; Coordinate and facilitate inter departmental inputs, technical
and system coordination and cooperative authorisation with Department of Mineral
Resources, Department of Environment and Energy.

ENQUIRIES : Mr AB Singh, Tel no: 012 336 7531
APPLICATIONS : Pretoria Head Office: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference
number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X350, Pretoria, 0001
or hand deliver to 285 Continental Building, Corner of Visagie and Bosman Street,
Pretoria. For attention: Ms LI Mabole

CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
POST 23/62 : CHIEF DIRECTOR: ECONOMIC REGULATION REF NO: 120719/02
Branch: Regulation
This is a re-advertisement and those who has previously applied are encouraged to
re-apply
SALARY : R 1, 189,338 per annum (All inclusive package), Level 14
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CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS : A Bachelor Degree NQF 7 in Economics / Social Science or relevant qualification. A
post graduate qualification in Economics will be an added advantage. Five (5) to ten
(10) years management experience in a water / regulation environment of which five
(5) years must be at senior management level. Good understanding of the water
sector value chain pricing regime including tariff setting process, asset management
and performance management. Extensive knowledge of relevant legislation, policies
and practices nationally and International. Knowledge of financial management and
understanding of PFMA. Knowledge of local government sector and knowledge of
Public service act and Public Service regulations. Strategic Capability and leadership.
Programme and Project Management. Financial management). Problem
management and Empowerment. Client orientation and customer focus.
Communication and accountability ethical conduct.

ENQUIRIES : Mr AB Singh, Tel no: 012 366 7531
APPLICATIONS : Pretoria Head Office: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference
number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X350, Pretoria, 0001
or hand deliver to 285 Continental Building, Corner of Visagie and Bosman Street,
Pretoria. For attention: Ms LI Mabole

CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
OTHER POSTS
POST 23/63 : SENIOR ARTISAN FOREMAN (BOILER SHOP AND WELDING SECTION)
Chief Directorate: Construction Management
SALARY : R444 693.00 per annum (All-inclusive salary package) Level 10
CENTRE : Construction Central (Jan Kempdorp)

REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a relevant N2 certificate or equivalent
qualification. Must be in possession of trade test in Boilermaking, preferably section
28. Must have a least 8 years of artisan experience in manufacturing of steel
structures and especially big diameter pipes; be able to interpret engineering
drawings; to estimate cost of manufacturing. Computer literate. Supervision training
or experience would be an advantage. SHE training will be an added advantage.
Candidate must have a valid code 8 driver’s licence.
DUTIES : The incumbent will be responsible for the management of one of the engineering
sections at the Department’s Construction Central workshop in Jan Kempdorp. The
incumbent will also be responsible for supervision of the officials within these
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workshops. Duties also include day to day financial and personnel management as
well as personnel evaluation and career development. The incumbent will be required
to occasionally travel country wide to construction sites and regional sites to solve
specific application problems.
ENQUIRIES : Mr J Bezuidenhout Tel No. (053) 456 0508
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to Centre: Jan
Kempdorp (Construction Central) please forward your applications quoting the
relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X
6, Jan Kempdorp, 8550 or hand-deliver to: The Department of Water and Sanitation,
882 Van Riebeeck Avenue, Jan Kempdorp, 8550. For attention: Ms KD Otukile
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any
Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as
well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late, faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. Note: If you have not heard from us within two
(2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups. Successful applicants
will be required to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures
including verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign
qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for
the posts. The Department reserves the right not to make an appointment. The
successful candidate will be appointed on Standard Contract in terms of section 76 of
the National Water Act, Act 36 of 1998.
CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
POST 23/64 : SENIOR ARTISAN FOREMAN (FITTING AND TURNING)
Chief Directorate: Construction Management
SALARY : R444 693.00 per annum (All-inclusive salary package) Level 10
CENTRE : Construction Central (Jan Kempdorp)
REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a relevant N2 certificate or equivalent
qualification. Must be in possession of trade test in Fitter and Turner, preferably
section 28. Must have at least 8 years of artisan experience. Computer literate.
Supervision training or experience would be an advantage. Automotive machinist will
be an added advantage. SHE training will be an added advantage. Candidate must
have a valid code 8 driver’s licence.
DUTIES : The incumbent will be responsible for the management of one of the engineering
sections at the Department’s Construction Central workshop in Jan Kempdorp. The
incumbent will also be responsible for supervision of the officials within these
workshops. Duties also include day to day financial and personnel management as
well as personnel evaluation and career development. The incumbent will be required
to occasionally travel country wide to construction sites and regional sites to solve
specific application problems.
ENQUIRIES : Mr J Bezuidenhout Tel No. (053) 456 0508
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to Centre: Jan
Kempdorp (Construction Central) please forward your applications quoting the
relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X
6, Jan Kempdorp, 8550 or hand-deliver to: The Department of Water and Sanitation,
882 Van Riebeeck Avenue, Jan Kempdorp, 8550. For attention: Ms KD Otukile
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any
Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as
well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late, faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. Note: If you have not heard from us within two
(2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups. Successful applicants
will be required to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures
including verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign
qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for
the posts. The Department reserves the right not to make an appointment. The
successful candidate will be appointed on Standard Contract in terms of section 76 of
the National Water Act, Act 36 of 1998.
CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
POST 23/65 : SENIOR ARTISAN FOREMAN (EARTHMOVING EQUIPMENT, ENGINES,
GEARBOXES AND COMPRESSORS)
Chief Directorate: Construction Management
SALARY : R444 693.00 per annum (All-inclusive salary package) Level 10
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CENTRE : Construction Central (Jan Kempdorp)
REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a relevant N2 certificate or equivalent
qualification. Must be in possession of trade test in Diesel Mechanic, preferably
section 28. Must have at least 8 years of artisan experience in earthmoving
equipment and overhauling of machines. Experience of hydraulic systems and air
compressors would be an added advantage. Computer literate. Supervision training
or experience would be an advantage. SHE training will be an added advantage.
Candidate must have a valid code 8 driver’s licence.
DUTIES : The incumbent will be responsible for the management of one of the engineering
sections at the Department’s Construction Central workshop in Jan Kempdorp. The
incumbent will also be responsible for supervision of the officials within these
workshops. Duties also include day to day financial and personnel management as
well as personnel evaluation and career development. The incumbent will be required
to occasionally travel country wide to construction sites and regional sites to solve
specific application problems.
ENQUIRIES : Mr J Bezuidenhout Tel No. (053) 456 0508
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to Centre: Jan
Kempdorp (Construction Central) please forward your applications quoting the
relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X
6, Jan Kempdorp, 8550 or hand-deliver to: The Department of Water and Sanitation,
882 Van Riebeeck Avenue, Jan Kempdorp, 8550. For attention: Ms KD Otukile
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any
Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as
well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late, faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. Note: If you have not heard from us within two
(2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups. Successful applicants
will be required to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures
including verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign
qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for
the posts. The Department reserves the right not to make an appointment. The
successful candidate will be appointed on Standard Contract in terms of section 76 of
the National Water Act, Act 36 of 1998.
CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
POST 23/66 : CONTROL WORKS ACCOUNTANT
Chief Directorate: Construction Management
SALARY : R 444 693.00 per annum (Level 10)
CENTRE : Potchefstroom
REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a relevant Degree/National Diploma in Financial
Management or Payroll Administration Services obtained at a recognised Institution
plus 6 years relevant experience. Must have a valid Driver’s licence. Must have HR
Management Skills. Must have good communication skills and people management
skills. Must be computer literate. Must have good planning and organising skills. The
ability to work independently and as part of the team. Good interpersonal skills.
Willingness to work after hours when required.
DUTIES : The incumbent will perform his his/her duties in Potchefstroom with trips to other
construction sites on a regular basis. Duties will include but not limited to:
Financial/payroll management, HR Management, Procurement Management, Asset
Management, Supply Chain Management, Plant Management, Administration
Management, SAP Accounting System and all functional aspects of PERSAL. Ensure
the compliance with the following legislations: Occupational Health & Safety Act,
Employment Equity Act, Labour Relations Act, Skills Development Act, Basic
Conditions of Employment Act and Protection of Personal Information Act.
ENQUIRIES : K Siziba Tel no:018 294 9500
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to Centre:
Potchefstroom (Construction West) please forward your applications quoting the
relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X
1288, Potsnet #501, 2520 or hand-deliver to: The Department of Water and
Sanitation, 126 Chris Hani Street, Potchefstroom, 2520. For attention: Ms TJ
Mabannda
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any
Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as
well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late, faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. Note: If you have not heard from us within two
(2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups. Successful applicants
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will be required to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures
including verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign
qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for
the posts. The Department reserves the right not to make an appointment. The
successful candidate will be appointed on Standard Contract in terms of section 76 of
the National Water Act, Act 36 of 1998.
CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
POST 23/67 : PRINCIPAL SAFETY COORDINATOR
Chief Directorate: Construction Management
SALARY : R316 791.00 per annum (All-inclusive salary package) Level 8
CENTRE : Construction Central (Jan Kempdorp)
REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a relevant Degree or Diploma and SAMTRAC/
SHEQMAN/ COSMOC 1 & 2. Registered as Safety Professional by IoSM will be an
added advantage. Must have a valid code EB driver’s licence. Must be computer
literate (MSWord, Excel; PowerPoint; Outlook and Internet coupled with sound typing
skills) Must have good organizational and communications skills.

ENQUIRIES : Mr J Bezuidenhout Tel No. (053) 456 0508
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to Centre: Jan
Kempdorp (Construction Central) please forward your applications quoting the
relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X
6, Jan Kempdorp, 8550 or hand-deliver to: The Department of Water and Sanitation,
882 Van Riebeeck Avenue, Jan Kempdorp, 8550. For attention: Ms KD Otukile
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any
Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as
well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. No late, faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. Note: If you have not heard from us within two
(2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups. Successful applicants
will be required to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures
including verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign
qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for
the posts. The Department reserves the right not to make an appointment. The
successful candidate will be appointed on Standard Contract in terms of section 76 of
the National Water Act, Act 36 of 1998.
CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019
POST 23/68 : SECURITY COORDINATOR
Chief Directorate: Construction Management (Construction West)
SALARY : R 208 584.00 PA
CENTRE : Construction West (Northern Cape & North West projects)
REQUIREMENTS : Appropriate degree/ diploma in security risk management or equivalent qualification
plus 4 years relevant experience or grade 12 plus eight years relevant experience.
Extensive experience in all aspects of security project management. Extensive
experience in office management (administration and procurement procedures). The
following skills and knowledge are essential: Computer proficiency and Interpersonal
communication. Problem solving skills. A valid driver’s license. Must be willing to
work irregular hours.
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DUTIES : Incumbent will assist with security services Bids, SLA’s & SOP’s. Contract
management thereof, continuous monitoring of security services provided by Private
Security Service Providers. Conduct investigations, audits, and inspections of private
security service providers. The incumbent will also perform internal investigations,
security assessments, hold monthly and ad-hoc meetings, compilation of monthly
reports and analysing of guard clocking systems. The incumbent will be responsible
for supervising the security personnel on site. The successful candidate will be
responsible for writing reports, attend to all places of the scene and investigate theft
incidents happening on site. Will be responsible for the access control register and ID
card. Conduct risk assessment of the area to be establishing all risk and dangers
surrounding the environment.

ENQUIRIES : Mr Ramakokovhu MC Tel No. (018) 294 9500
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to Centre:
Potchefstroom (Construction West) please forward your applications quoting the
relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X
1288, Potsnet #501, 2520 or hand-deliver to: The Department of Water and
Sanitation, 126 Chris Hani Street, Potchefstroom, 2520. For attention: Ms TJ
Mabannda

CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019


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