General Foreman

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
REF NO: 290917/15
Directorate: Eastern Operations
SALARY : R127 851 per annum, Level 04
CENTRE : Ntshingwayo Dam, Newcasttle
CLOSING DATE : 29 September 2017

REQUIREMENTS :
Grade 8.
One (1) to two (2) years experience in performing manual work.
Basic knowledge in controlling and managing bulk water supply maintenance on equipments.
Basic knowledge in policy implementation.
Basic knowledge in routine inspection of equipments.
Basic disciplinary knowledge in Occupational Health and Safety.
Basic disciplinary knowledge in Public administration.
Basic knowledge in supporting water utilisation and water resource strategy.
Basic understanding of Government legislation.
Communication skills and ability to work in a team.
Basic 88 knowledge of using gardening equipments, tools and light machinery.
Must be punctual, productive and loyal.

DUTIES :
Supervise subordinates on removal of algae regularly.
Keep gauge plate clean.
Keep inlet hole to measuring box open.
Look for cracks in measuring structures and report defects.
Paint a mark above gauge plate.
Load and unload stocks on and from trucks.
Assist with the receiving of stock store it and assist with the issuing thereof.
Assist other officers/employees by delivering stock/furniture to divisions.
Perform basic maintenance work in the building & grounds within Government Water Schemes.
Supervise grass cutting and tree felling.
Note: Candidates may be subjected to a skills and knowledge test.