CHIEF ARTISAN: GRADE A (PRESS CAPTAIN) – Government Printing Works – Pretoria

 REF NO: (GPW18/03)

SALARY : R334 545 per annum (Level 9)

CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS : Grade 10 or equivalent qualification plus a completed apprenticeship in
Lithography/Continuous Stationary Machine Minding, At least 10 years’ postapprenticeship
experience Lithography/ Continuous Stationary Machine
Minding of which 5 years must have been in operating multi-colour
computerised sheet-fed machines. 2-3 years’ proven supervisory experience.
Computer literacy. Willingness to work shifts. Experience in security printing
an advantage. Grade 12 will be an added advantage.

DUTIES : Operate an automated 9-colour web-fed offset printing machine with
specialized finishing equipment (sheeter, folder, numbering unit and web
deliver unit). Set up and adjust rollers, cylinders, loading paper reels on
machine. Perform specific machine minder maintenance on printing
equipment as per manufacture’s requirements. Check registration, quality
uniformity of print, colour densities as well as correct delivery of the end
product. Supervision and ensure the application of performance management,
training and development of learners, artisans and printers assistants. Ensure
the adherence to Occupational Health and Safety regulations and policies.

ENQUIRIES : Mr G Kistan, Tel. (012) 748 – 6118

APPLICATIONS : All applications must be forwarded to: The Branch: Human Resources,
Government Printing Works, 149 Bosman Street, Pretoria or Private Bag X85,
Pretoria 0001

FOR ATTENTION : Ms. M. Mbokane, Human Resources, Tel No: 012 748 6271.

CLOSING DATE : 23 February 2018

NOTE : Applications must be submitted on form Z83 (obtainable from any Public
Service department) and must be completed in full and page 2 duly signed.
Clear indication of the post and reference number that is being applied for must
be indicated on your Z.83. A recent, comprehensive CV, specifying all
qualifications and experience, with respective dates and certified copies of
qualifications and ID must be attached. The Government Printing Works
reserves the right to fill or not fill the above-mentioned posts. General
information: Short-listed candidates must be available for interviews at a date
and time determine by the Government Printing Works. Successful candidates
will be subjected to security vetting and financial disclosure requirements and
may be subjected to competency assessment (compulsory in senior
management positions). GPW is committed to equality, employment equity
and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity goals and targets,
preference may be given, but not limited to, candidates from underrepresented
designated groups. Applications received after the closing date as well as
those who do not comply with the requirements will not be taken into
consideration. If you have not received a response from this institution within
three months of the closing date, please consider your application
unsuccessful.