Human Resource Clerk Vacancy At Department of Water and Sanitation

Individuals with a passion to work in clerical environment are welcome to apply for the Human Resource Clerk vacancy at Department of Water and Sanitation. Quote the reference number of this post, 051018/09, on the application form should you be interested in applying.

Vacancy Details

The Human Resource Clerk vacancy is situated in the department’s NWRI branch of the Eastern Operation. The qualified applicant will be stationed in Midmar Dam. He/she will receive a level 5 salary amounting to R 163 563 per year. A required educational qualification you need to have to be eligible is a National Senior Certificate. If you also happen to have one year working experience then it will be a bonus point.

Candidates must have basic knowledge of and experience in the following:

  • Human Resource prescripts
  • Registry practices
  • Public Service Act
  • Public Service Regulation
  • Legislative framework governing the public services


  • Ability to capture data
  • Ability to operate computer
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Team work skills
  • Flexibility
  • Problem solving skills
  • Analytical skills

Once you are qualified for the Human Resource Clerk vacancy at Department of Water and Sanitation, below are some of the duties you will be involved in:

  • Sorting of and receiving applications
  • Capturing data in the system
  • Be responsible for processing of comprehensive schedules of applications
  • Developing and establishing a system database of applications received
  • Provide assistance with prescreening, interviewing, and shortlisting candidates for the purpose of the post filling in the department from time to time
  • Be responsible for qualification verification such as security vetting, SAQA, etc.
  • Be responsible for preparing interview packs
  • Make sure schedules for interviews are all captured accurately
  • Render human resource management advice and support
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How to Apply

Forward your application via post to:

Department Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X24, Howick, 3290

You can also hand deliver your application at:

R103 Prospect Road, Midmar Dam, Howick, 3290.

The closing date for the Human Resource Clerk vacancy at Department of Water and Sanitation is on October 5, 2018 and applications submitted after this deadline will not be taken into consideration. No incomplete, emailed and faxed applications will be regarded either.

Please submit your application containing the following documents:

  • Z83 application form which must be dated and signed properly. It can be obtained from a Public Service Department
  • A detailed curriculum vitae
  • Certified copies of ID and relevant qualifications
  • Applicants with foreign qualifications must attach SAQA evaluation reports

If you have not been contacted by the Department of Water and Sanitation in the timespan of two months after the deadline, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Previously disadvantaged candidates will receive preference. Persons with disabilities are all encouraged to apply for this post as well. This also applies to everyone who is not working at the Public Service Departments. The Department of Water and Sanitation holds the right not to make any sort of appointment.

In case you have any questions regarding this post, please contact: Ms. T. Sindane, Tel No: 033 239 1258