Artisan (Production) Grade A Vacancy at Department Printing Works

The Department Printing Works is now looking for a suitable candidate to fill in the vacant Artisan (Production) Grade A vacancy. This position is available for Mechanised Binding. Anyone with at least a Grade 10 certificate can apply. If you’re interested in this Artisan (Production) Grade A vacancy at Department Printing Works, then apply today!

Job Summary

Please quote the reference number of this position within your application form, GPW 19/09. The qualified candidate will receive salary amounting to R 179 523 annually and will be positioned in Pretoria. The minimum educational requirement needed for the position is a Grade 10 or equivalent qualification. This qualification must be accompanied by a completed apprenticeship as well as passed trade test in craft or mechanised binding. Should you hold a Grade 12 certificate then it would serve as an added advantage.

Other inherent requirements:

  • Basic computer skills
  • Good knowledge of mechanised binding equipment or craft binding operations
  • Quality conscious
  • Willingness to work shifts

The Artisan (Production) Grade A vacancy at Department Printing Works will have the future incumbent involved in the following key performance areas:

  • Responsible for running, adjusting and maintaining mechanised binding and/or personalisation machines or equipment
  • Responsible for ensuring optimum productivity and maintaining high quality standards of binding
  • Responsible for reconciling documents daily
  • Responsible for basic operating and maintenance
  • Responsible for ensuring adherence to Occupational Health and Safety as well as procedures

Application Procedure

Please forward your application no later than March 4, 2019 at 12 PM by hand delivering it to:

The Branch: Human Resources, Government Printing Works, 149 Bosman Street, Pretoria

Or, submit it via post to: Private Bag X85, Pretoria, 0001

For attention: Ms M Mbokane, Human Resources Tel No: 012 748 6296

Your application must include:

  • Z83 application form which is attainable from any Public Service Department or online here. Please complete it in full and ensure that page 2 is duly signed. This form must contain clear indication of the post and reference number you’re applying for
  • A recently updated CV that must specify all experience and qualifications with respective dates
  • Certified copies of ID, qualifications as well as a valid driver’s license (if applicable)
  • A SAQA evaluation report of foreign qualifications if any

The hiring department reserves the right not to fill the post if deemed necessary. Applicants who have been shortlisted for the Artisan (Production) Grade A vacancy at Department Printing Works must be available for selection interviews on a time and date as determined by the employing institution.

The selection process may include personnel suitability checks. The future qualified incumbent will be required to enter in an employment contract as well as performance agreement. Furthermore, the future incumbent will also be needed to obtain a positive security clearance.

No late submissions will be taken into account. If you haven’t yet heard from the Department Printing Works in three months after the deadline has passed, you may assume your application as unsuccessful.

For more information, please contact: Mr. M Mudau Tel No: (012) 748 6142.