The Department of Water and Sanitation is now accepting applications for the Assistant Safety Coordinator position. The vacant position is available at the Construction West projects within the Construction Management (Construction West) chief directorate. Please include the reference number of this post, 20190301/03, within your application form if you’re interested in applying for the Assistant Safety Coordinator vacancy at Construction West Projects.
This job offers an attractive salary that amounts to R 163 563 annually. In order to be eligible for the position, candidates must at least hold a Grade 12 certificate along with SHEQMAN/SAMTRACT plus two years of appropriate experience. Should you be in possession of a HWSETA certificate in Risk Assessment, Accident/Incident Investigation and Safety, then it will serve as an added advantage.
This position requires all applicants to have the following knowledge and skills:
- Experience in and knowledge of MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook as well as internet. It would be ideal if it’s coupled with sound typing skills
- Communication and organisational skills
- Ability to work as an independent worker and team player
- Interpersonal relations
- Willingness to work late when needed
Once you are qualified for the Assistant Safety Coordinator vacancy at Construction West Projects, you will be involved in but not limited to the following duties:
- Render accident and incident investigation,
- Render risk evaluations
- Provide train on to OHS representatives
- Responsible for AIDS/HIV awareness
- Render safety reports
- Comply with OHSAS
How to Apply
Interested candidates must submit their applications via post to: Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X 1288, Potsnet #501, 2520
Alternatively, applications may also be hand delivered to: The Department of Water and Sanitation, 126 Chris Hani Street, Potchefstroom, 2520.
For attention: Ms TJ Mabannda
Please include the following documents within your application:
- 283 application form which can be attained from all Public Service Department
- A comprehensive resume
- Certified copies of qualifications and ID document
- A SAQA evaluation result of foreign qualifications if any
The employing department is not accepting applications received via email, facsimile or late. Please submit your application for the Assistant Safety Coordinator vacancy at Construction West Projects no later than March 22, 2019.
If the Department of Water and Sanitation hasn’t yet acknowledged you in two months after the closing date, you may assume your application as unsuccessful
Candidates who come from previously disadvantaged groups will be given preference. The future qualified incumbent will be needed to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures. This may include verification of qualifications.
The hiring department holds the full rights not to fill in any appointment if deemed necessary. The qualified applicant will also be appointed on Standard Contract in terms of section 76 of the National Water Act, Act 36 of 1998.
Individuals with disabilities are welcome and encouraged to apply for the posts. This also applies to persons who are not employed by the Public Service Departments.
In case you need further assistance, please refer to: Mr Netshivhazwaulu KT Tel No: (018) 294 9500