POST 12/61 : GENERAL FOREMAN REF NO: 230421/26 (X2 POSTS)
Branch: NWRI Eastern Operations
SALARY : R145 281 per annum (Level 04)
CENTRE : Ntshingwayo Dam and Goedertrouw Dam
REQUIREMENTS : A Grade 8 certificate or equivalent qualification with one (1) to two (2) years’ experience in maintaining general work of mechanical maintenance and repairs.
A valid driver’s licence (Attach a copy). Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Procedures. Basic knowledge in controlling and maintaining bulk water supply maintenance on equipment and grounds, Knowledge in routine inspection of equipment and grounds.
Understanding of Public Administration and Government legislation. Basic knowledge in supporting water utilization and water resource strategy. Good verbal and writing communication skills. Numerical Literacy is strongly required. Basic knowledge of Sluices and valves.
DUTIES : Maintenance of mechanical bulk water infrastructure and construction equipment. Repair damaged equipment and refers equipment to other service providers for repairs.
Conduct general routine inspection of grounds and equipment, supervise subordinates, keep water measurement gauge plates clean and look for cracks in measuring structures and report defects.
Report irregularities in regard to dam equipment and grounds in accordance to scheme regulations, ensure equipment and grounds are in good condition and no burrowing of animals on the embankment and underground takes place, Ensure that stagnant water on the embankment is reported to the water control officer. Stock control of all resources under the general foreman’s jurisdiction.
Ensure the proper records keeping of repaired equipment. Keep job cards up to date and repair minor equipment, Compile safe working conditions in line with safety regulations.
ENQUIRIES : Mr S Bhengu Tel No: (033) 239 1900
APPLICATIONS : Ntshingwayo Dam and Goedertrouw Dam: Please email your application quoting the relevant reference number and preferred centre to the subject line EopsRecruitment2@dws.gov.za
FOR ATTENTION : Ms. T Sindane