SALARY:R274 440 (to be determined in terms of OSD)
CENTRES:REF NO: NSC 02 CENTRE (1) NORTH (9 POSTS)-3X AMAJUBA, 3X
UMKHANYAKUDE, 3X UMZINYATHI.REF. NO: SSC06/2017 CENTRE (2)SOUTH (12 POSTS) 3X ILEMBE, 3 X UGU,3X UMGUNGUNDLOVU, 3X UTHUKELA.
REQUIREMENTS:A National Diploma in Engineering and a valid driver’s licence. Compulsory
registration with ECSA as an Engineering Technician and proof thereof.Experience: three (3) y
ears post qualification technical engineering experience (Agricultural, Civil or Mechanical) Knowledge: sound knowledge of project management, technical design and analysis, research and development. Skills: Problems solving, planning and analysis, decision making, team work, creativity,communication (written/verbal), people management, customer focus and responsive and be computer literacy, planning and organising skills
DUTIES:Key Performance Areas: To render technical services and support in engineering research. Planning, design and implementation of engineering projects and new systems to solve problems and improve efficiency in one or more of the following fields of agricultural engineering: irrigation & water supply; mechanization; farm structures; animal handling facilities; soil conservation; food processing and energy. Implementation of cost effective solutions according to departmental standards.
Application of existing design manuals, standard drawings and procedures.Promotion of safety in line with statutory and regulatory requirements. Reporting on service delivery and adherence to administrative procedures and regulations. Self-development in terms of keeping up to date with new technologies and procedures.
ENQUIRIES:Mr MJ Mfusi 033–3559 108
APPLICATIONS:All applications must be addressed to the Head of Department Private Bag X
9059 Pietermaritzburg 3200
CLOSING DATE:13 October 2017
NOTE:Applications must be submitted on the prescribed form Z83 obtainable from any Public Service Department and all applications must be accompanied by a comprehensive CV with
at least two referees. Certified copies (Not copies of certified copies) of all educational qualifications including Matric Certificate and supporting documents (Identity documents, Drivers Licence etc.) must also be submitted with your application. Applications must be submitted on or before the closing date.All applications must quote the correct reference and post numbers and if more than one post is being applied for, separate applications are required. It will be required of the successful candidate to undergo an appropriate security clearance. Applicants must please note that they will be required to show proof of original qualifications during selection process. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South
African Qualification Authority (SAQA). Short listed candidates must be prepared to undergo competency assessment. Applications will not be acknowledged due to the large volume of
applications received and should you not receive a response within 60 days,kindly consider your application unsuccessful NB: Late, faxed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted. Failure to comply with the above instructions will result in immediate disqualification