SALARY: Grade A: R311 859 – R332 799 per annum (OSD as prescribed)

Grade B: R353 226 –R380 775 per annum (OSD as prescribed)

Grade C: R402 045 – R473 574 per annum (OSD as prescribed)

CENTRE: Transport and Public Works, Western Cape Government

REQUIREMENTS: National Diploma (as recognised by SAQA) in Engineering; Compulsory registration with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) as a Professional Engineering Technician on appointment or you must be registered within 6 months after the date of appointment (proof of registration application must be submitted); A minimum of 3-years post qualification technical (Engineering) experience; A valid driving licence (Code B). Recommendation: Further post-graduate studies in the field; Appropriate experience in one or more of the following engineering disciplines: pavement engineering, traffic engineering, geometric design and/or roads design; Understanding of pavement management systems, abnormal loads, traffic signage and contract management. Competencies Knowledge of the following: Programme and Project Planning; Existing National, Provincial and Local policies in a multi-disciplinary professional environment; Verbal and written communication skills; People management skills; Proven computer literacy skills; Strategic capability and leadership skills; Sound Engineering and professional judgement; Technical report writing skills.

DUTIES: Render technical services: Assist Engineers, Technologists and Associates in the field, workshop and technical office activities; Promote safety in line with statutory and regulatory requirements; Perform administrative and related functions: Provide inputs into the budgeting process as required; Compile and submit reports as required; Research and development: Continuous professional development to keep up with new technologies and procedures; Research/ literate studies on technical engineering technology to improve expertise.

ENQUIRIES: Mr M Hendrickse at Tel No: (021) 483 3107

APPLICATIONS: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. To apply to submit your application online only: via or


CLOSING DATE: 19 October 2020

NOTE: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department. Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00. Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 202. Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.