Bitou Local Municipality Program Manager in Engineering Services

If you believe in your managerial skill and you believe that you can manage projects or programs well, then you should consider applying for Program Manager in Engineering Services of Bitou Municipality. This position is offered for those senior managers with the qualifications and experiences. If you like challenges, this position may be the perfect one for you.

About the Position

This Program Manager position is offered to the senior managers with the perfect qualification. The appointed candidates will get offered salary between R 617 714.71 and R801 840.50 with extra benefits that are subjected to the task job evaluation. Those who feel that they have the qualifications and able to deal with the pressure can consider sending their application.

The Requirements

  • They must be the citizens of South Africa
  • They must not have any criminal record or any pending charges
  • They must have a Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or any relevant equivalent NQF level 7 qualifications
  • They must have 8 years of experience, 5 of which are at middle management level
  • Candidates with compliance of Financial and Supply Chain Management terms competency areas will get the advantage

Candidates must also possess these skills:

  • They must have an extensive experience in project management
  • They must have a high level in organizational and administrative skills
  • They must be computer literate, especially in MS Office
  • They must have their own transportation and a valid driver license
  • They must have exceptional skills in human relations and management
  • They must have good communication and management skills
  • They should have a good understanding and knowledge of Local Government surrounding and environment
  • They must be able to speak, read, and read the two official languages (out of 3) within Western Cape
  • They must be able to handle presentation and report writing
  • They must be have a high level of confidentiality and responsibility
  • They must be able to work under pressure and to work independently
  • They must be able to work during emergencies and outside the normal working hours
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Responsibilities and Duties

Appointed candidates for this Program Manager position will be responsible for:

  • Providing project and program management services for the entire planned and capital maintenance projects
  • Helping project management functions and services
  • Providing project management feasibility studies and support, and administering contracts
  • Being responsible for budget controls
  • Monitoring and implementing QMS (Quality Management Systems)
  • Keeping updated with the current legislative changes, trends, and developments

How to Apply

Candidates must obtain the application form first from and then complete it. When they want to submit it, they need to include supporting documents that include:

  • An updated and comprehensive CV
  • An original certified copy of South Africa ID document
  • Certified copies of qualifications
  • A valid driver license

All of these should be sent or hand delivered to Human Resources Section Bitou Municipality at Private Bag X1002, Plettenberg Bay 6600. Emailed or faxed application will not be considered. Deadline is on April the 2nd 2020, not more than 2 PM. Any late submission for this Program Manager position will not be considered.