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REF NO: 290121/30

Branch: Chief Operations Office-Kwazulu-Natal

SALARY: R316 791 per annum (Level 08)

CENTRE: Durban

REQUIREMENTS: A National Diploma or Degree in Public Administration or relevant qualification in the field of Natural Science or Policing. Three (3) years’ experience in the relevant field. Knowledge of the National Water Act, 1998, the Water Services Act, 1997, and related policies. A valid driver’s license. (Attached a copy). The ability and willingness to travel and work long hours where necessary. Knowledge in water use investigation, inspections, sampling procedures, report writing and relevant legislation. Knowledge and understanding of natural resource management which is a technical assessment of action plans. Good communication skills both verbal and written inclusive of report writing.

DUTIES: Ensure compliance of the National Water Act through inspections, investigations, administrative (prepare and issue notices and directives), criminal and civil enforcement acti on. Prepare necessary information, reports and evidence for court applications.

ENQUIRIES: Ms A Masefield Tel No: (031) 336 2700

APPLICATIONS : Durban: Please email your application quoting the relevant reference number to KZNRecruitment@dws.gov.za



CLOSING DATE: 29 January 2021

NOTE: Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the e-mail address specified on each post. Applications must be submitted using the newly implemented Z83 form obtainable on the Department of Water and Sanitation website, under career opportunities or the DPSA website, under vacancies in the Public Service (point 4) and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as well as copies of qualifications and Identity document (all documents must be submitted in one email in a PDF format. The attachment/s, may not exceeding 10Mb) Subject title on the email must clearly display the reference number of the post applied for. Applicants should forward applications to the correct email address of the post as wrong emailed applications will not be considered. No late, applications will be accepted. Original/certified copies must be produced by only shortlisted candidates during the interview date. A SAQA evaluation report must accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements will not be considered. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical and competency assessment. A pre-entry certificate obtained from the National School of Government (NSG) is required for all SMS applicants. Candidates will be required to complete a financial disclosure form and undergo a security clearance. Foreigners or dual citizenship holders must provide a police clearance certificate from country of origin. The Department of Water Sanitation is an equal opportunity employer. In the filling of vacant posts, the objectives of section 195 (1) (i) of the Constitution of South Africa, 1996 (Act No: 108 of 1996), the Employment Equity imperatives as defined by the Employment Equity Act, 1998 (Act No: 55 of 1998) and relevant Human Resources policies of the Department will be taken into consideration. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within two (2) months of this advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. The department reserves the right not to fill these positions. Women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Targets.



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