Camp Maintenance Supervisor Vacancy At Department of Transport and Public Works

The Department of Transport and Public Works is now hiring for the Camp Maintenance Supervisor. The open position is available for the Special Task Team (Eden). Applications will be accepted until January 28, 2019. If you’re interested in this opportunity, then submit your application for the Camp Maintenance Supervisor vacancy at the Department of Transport and Public Works today!


Please quote the relevant reference number of this post within your application form, TPW 2018-320. This job offers an attractive level four salary which amounts to R 136 800 per year. The hiring department is looking for individuals with at least a Grade 10 qualification or a Junior Certificate/equivalent for the job. The open position also requires all candidates to have at least 3 years of relevant experience. Furthermore, having a valid code C1 (code 10) driving license with a professional driving permit (PDP) is also a necessary in order to be eligible for the Camp Maintenance Supervisor vacancy at the Department of Transport and Public Works.

Required skills and competencies:

  • Sufficient knowledge of the carpentry, plumbing and paint work
  • Sufficient knowledge of the building, maintenance and repair of roads
  • Sound knowledge of the road camp erection, repairing as well as the replacement of pre-fab buildings
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work on their own and as a part of a team
  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing form in two or three official languages governing the western cape
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Job Duties:

  • Be responsible for the replacement, erection and reparation to stores, houses and huts as the need arises
  • Be responsible for collecting and transporting all sorts of materials and documentation around and from Oudtshoorn to outside camps or areas upon requests
  • Be responsible for the repair, erection and maintenance of road traffic signs
  • Be responsible for supporting Road Specialists on an ad-hoc basis in improving and maintaining road surfaces
  • Be responsible for supervising, disciplining and providing training to team of workers
  • Be responsible for assisting in ensuring that the Oudtshoorn Road Camp is kept tidy and neat

Application procedure

Hand delivery is available from Monday to Friday at 8:00 until 17:00. Forward your application to: Affirmative Portfolios, Unit 14, 1st floor, 3 Canal Edge, Tyger Waterfront, Carl Cronje Drive, Bellville, 7530

Or, alternatively, submit it via post to: PO 5496, Tyger Valley Centre Parking Area, Bellville, 7536.

Include the following documents within your application:

  • Z83 application form
  • A CV
  • Certified copies of ID, driver’s license, qualifications

Candidates will also be required to undergo a practical exercise as part of the interview process along with a medical fitness test as prescribed by the Construction Regulations as contained in the OHS Act 85/1993.

Candidates from relevant local communities will be given preference. The selection process will rely on the EE targets of the hiring department. Apply before January 28, 2019.

For further questions regarding the Camp Maintenance Supervisor vacancy at the Department of Transport and Public Works, please refer to: Mr D Plaatjies at 044 272 3699

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