PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: FREE STATE DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Directorate Works Design, Construction and Maintenance
SALARY : A total package of R 637 875 per annum (OSD)
CENTRE : Bloemfontein
CLOSING DATE : 24 November 2017
A Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent qualification.
Compulsory registration with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) Practical experience, clearly demonstrating a high level of understanding and competence in the practices, construction methods, techniques and the systems applied in the 148 full spectrum of the engineering field.
Knowledge of contract building law to the extent applied in the profession.
Recommendations: Computer literacy, ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision and willingness to travel and work irregular hours.
Problem solving and analysis.
Customer focus and responsiveness
Key Performance Areas: Design new systems to solve practical engineering challenges and improve efficiency and enhance safety:- Plan, design, operate and maintain engineering projects.
Develop cost effective solutions according to standards.
Evaluate existing technical manuals, standard drawings and procedures to incorporate new technology.
Develop tender specifications.
Ensure through evaluation that planning and design by others is done according to sound engineering principles and according to norms and standards and code of practice.
and Approve engineering works according to prescribed norms and standards.
Human capital development: Ensure training and development of technicians, technologists and candidate engineers to promote skills/knowledge transfer and adherence to sound engineering principles and code of practice.
Supervise the engineering work and processes.
and Administer performance management and development.
Office administration and budget planning: Manage resources, prepare and consolidate inputs for the facilitation of resource utilisation.
Ensure adherence to regulations and procedures for procurement and personnel administration.
Monitor and control expenditure.
Report on expenditure and service delivery.
Research and development: Continuous professional development to keep up with new technologies and procedures.
Research/literature studies on engineering technology to improve expertise.
and liaise with relevant bodies/councils on engineering-related matters.
Mr Andre Geldenhuys, Tel no. 051 492 3717