DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
POST 20/63: ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER (SCIENTIFIC SUPPORT)
REF NO: 210619/11
Branch Chief Operations Office: Eastern Cape Div: Water Information Management
SALARY: R173 703 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE: East London
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: A Grade 12 certificate with mathematics/Mathematics Literacy. Two (2) years’ experience in water quality sampling techniques will serve as an added advantage. A valid driver’s licence. (Attach certified copy). Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety. Understanding of Water Quality Management functions. Good communication skills both verbal and written. Computer literacy, records keeping and data management skills. Willingness to travel (offroad as well as gravel) and work irregular hours.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Collection of water samples from major river catchments and associated water uses managed by East London Water Quality Management Office. Ensure safe dispatching of samples to the laboratory following proper procedures. Ensure on-going data capturing / releasing of water quality results on Water Management System (WMS) and Excel. Provide water quality data to supporting staff on request. Provide administration support to the Unit. Ensure availability of sampling equipment and related resources required by the Unit.
TO ENQUIRE, PLEASE CONTACT: Ms M Mampane Tel No: 043 701 0376
To APPLY, send your CV attached to a Z83 form to: East London: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number to Private bag X 7485, King Williams Town, 5600 or hand deliver at the No. 2 Hargreaves Avenue, King William’s Town 5600.
Ms. T Solwandle 043 604 5476
CLOSING DATE: 21 JUNE 2019