EPWP: General Workers

Roads Work Foreman (25 POSTS)
Level : 5
Salary : R 173 703 pa
Centres & Ref :
(2X Vaalbank: RWF:V)
(2X Steve Tshwete: RWF:ST)
(2X Thembisile Hani: PRWF:TH)
(2X Moretele: RWF:)
(2X Emalahleni:RWF:E)
(2X Victor Khanye: RWF:VK)
(1X Emakhazeni: RWF:EK)
(1X Siyabuswa : RWF:S)
(1X Lekwa: RWF:LE)
1X Govan Mbeki: RWF:GM)
(1X Caroline: RWF:C)
(1X Msukaligwa: RWF:MS)
(1X Godide: RWF:Go)
(1X Chochocho: RWF:Cho)
(1X Umjindi: RWF:UMJ)
(1X Vintonia: RWF:V)
(1X Malekutu: RWF:MA)
(1X Drieskoppies: RWF:DRI)
(1X Tonga: RWF:TO)

Requirement: Successful completion course as a Roads Worker plus, experience as a Road Worker in all
aspects of road construction and maintenance. A valid code 10 (EC1) driver’s license.
Knowledge, Skills and Competencies: Good communication skills, high sense of responsibility, Computer
skills, conflict management and analytical skills. Report writing. Maintenance skills and erection of structures.
Responsibility: Supervise maintenance project. Execute equipment supervision. Execute safety procedures
and control. Oversee on-site training. Ensure compliance with legislations. Oversee staff utilization and staff
management. Maintain workers performance management.

Road Workers (3 Posts)
Level : 3
Salary : R122 595 pa
Centres & Ref : (1X Sabie: RW:S) (1X Malamule: RW:M) (1X Thulamahashe RW:T)
Requirements: ABET literacy or matric plus relevant experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Competencies: Knowledge of occupational health and safety. Listening and
communication skills. Good interpersonal relations.

Responsibilities: Render patch work, bush clearing, erect road signs, clean drainage and remove rubbish
on the road. Execute any activities that will relate to any road maintenance as and when required.

Principal Roads Work Foreman (10 Posts)
Salary : 7
Salary : R 257 508 pa
Centres & Ref : (2X Vaalbank: PRWF:V) (1X Steve Tshwete: PRWF:ST)
(1X Thembisile Hani: PRWF:TH) (1X Umjindi: PRWF:U)
(1X Vintonia PRWF:Vin)(1X Malekutu: PRWF:M) (1X Driekoppies: PRWF:Dri)
(1X Tonga: PRWF:TO) (Mbombela Cost Centre: PRWF:MCC)

Requirements: 

National Diploma in Civil Engineering with 2 years of relevant experience as a Senior Road
Works foremen in all aspects of road construction and maintenance or Grade 12 with 5 years relevant
experience. A valid code 10(EC1) driver’s licence.
Knowledge, Skills and Competencies: Good communication skills, high sense of responsibility, Computer
skills, conflict management and analytical skills. Report writing. Maintenance skills and erection of structures.

Responsibility:

Handling and Maintaining of specific Heavy Road Construction equipment and Vehicles.
Execution of Planned road construction and road maintenance programs. Supervision as well as training of
sub-ordinates according to policy. Monitor and control the quality of work done at cost centre.
Key Performance Areas: Conduct inspections on new and existing Government buildings/ clinics/ hospitals.
Draw up specifications. Develop a bill of quantities. Develop proposal on the associated costs. Compile an
estimate of repairs and costs for minor new work and maintenance work to be undertaken. Develop and
interpret plans and sketches. Adjudicate and provide recommendations on quotations and bids. Manage
projects and compile payment certificates and technical reports. Ensure maintenance done by contractors.
Manage staff and supervising duties of works inspectors. Liaise with relevant stake holder in respect of
technical aspects.,Advice and guide contracts in respect of compliance to legislation and procedures. Ensure
quality control and effective and efficient work-flow of work done by Works Inspector and report on all work
allocated. Manage budget of the section.

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Senior Roads Work Foreman (8 Posts)
Level : 6
Salary : R 208 584 pa
Centres & Ref : (1X Caroline: SRWF:C) (1X Mayflower: PRWF:May)
Requirements: Successful completion of a course for Road Work foreman plus 5 years Experience as a
Road Work Foreman in all aspects of road construction and maintenance. A valid code 10(EC1) drivers
License.
Knowledge, Skills and Competencies: Knowledge of prescripts governing Public Service, Good verbal,
writing and planning skills, computer literate.
Responsibilities: Supervision for maintenance teams and any construction work. Help with the monitoring
of work done by contractors and checking the quantities claimed for Drawing up programs for the teams
under his control. Training subordinates. Assist with preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reports.
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Completed new Z83 application form with relevant reference number, CV and certified copies of qualifications
should be posted to :
Private Bag x 11310,
Mbombela,
1200
Department of Public Works, Roads and Transport
The Department is committed to providing equal opportunities and practices affirmative action
employment. It is our intention to promote representativity in terms of race, gender and disability
when filling the vacant positions. Women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within
three months of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application was
unsuccessful.

Applications must be submitted on a new Z83 form (obtainable from any public service department),
which must be completed in full with page two duly signed, and must be accompanied by a
comprehensive CV, certified copies of qualifications and ID. Applicants in possession of a foreign
qualification must attach an evaluation certificate from SAQA (South African Qualifications Authority)
to their applications. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Failure to
comply with the above instructions will result in application being disqualified.
The Department reserves the right to fill or not to fill any advertised posts.

ENQUIRIES CAN BE FORWARDED TO:
Ms PN Mokhotla on 013 766 6780 and Mr PM Malaza on 013 766 6624
CLOSING DATE: 09 JULY AT 16H00.