GENERAL FOREMAN (DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION)

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION

POST:
GENERAL FOREMAN

REF NO:
060718/39

Branch: NWRI Central Operation

SALARY:
R127 851 per annum (Level 04)

CENTRE:
Potchefstroom

REQUIREMENTS:
Grade 8 or equivalent, one (1) to two (2) relevant experience. Knowledge and experience of gardening equipment’s and appliances. Knowledge and experience of lawn care process, pruning: and trimming process and techniques. Knowledge of daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine / equipment performance. Knowledge of health and safety procedures. Knowledge of garden maintenance and planting practices. Must be able to read and write. Good communication skills (verbal and written), Good interpersonal skills self-motivated and show willingness to work. Ability to work under pressure, independently and in a team. Be able to supervise subordinates. Valid driver’s licence.

DUTIES:
Do maintenance of canals, keep structures clean and their surroundings, keep canals in good condition, holes on canals must be reported, Ensure that the correct mixer of concrete are used to repair canal system Ensure that stagnant water on the canals must be reported, ensure that maintained plan is in place for uninterrupted service, keep records of repaired equipment, keep job cards up to date, repair minor equipment, cut grass ,trees and herbicides application, ensure that p reparation of all fencing as well as installation of new fencing is according to standard, handling of conflicts in section and identify training on a continuous basis and ensure health and safety adhered to by sub ordinates within Government Water Schemes.

ENQUIRIES:
Ms S.M. Mokgosi, Tel No: (018) 294 9302

APPLICATIONS:
Please forward your application quoting the Reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, The Acting Area Manager, Po Box 2442, Potchefstroom, 2520. For attention: Ms M Mokgosi

NB:
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 e-mailed applications will be accepted. Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within two (2) months of 39 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). “All SMS shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by the department. Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA Directive on the implementation of competency based assessments). The competency assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools” People with disabilities are encouraged to apply for the posts. People who are not employed by the Public Service Departments are welcomed to apply for posts. The department reserves the right not to make an appointment.

CLOSING DATE: 06 JULY 2018 TIME: 16H00

Updated: June 27, 2018 — 20:47