Deputy Director Aviation Security, Department of Transport, Pretoria


REF NO: DOT/05/2015/20

(Branch: Civil Aviation)
(Chief Directorate: Aviation Safety, Security, Environment & Search and Rescue)
(Directorate: Aviation Safety & Security)
(Sub Directorate: Aviation Security)

SALARY : R532 278 per annum, all inclusive salary package (Level 11)

CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS : A three (3) years Bachelor Degree coupled with ICAO recognised training
relevant to Aviation Security. Aviation Security related training. Technical
knowledge in Aviation field and at least five (5) years relevant experience in
aviation including aviation security. Note : The following will serve as a
recommendation: Knowledge of Aviation Security issues. Working
understanding of the Civil Aviation Act 13 of 2009. Knowledge of the Civil
Aviation Regulatory and Institutional Frameworks. Ability to interpret aviation
related Treaties and Protocols. Ability to interact with the different committees
and aviation stakeholders. Knowledge of the ICAO, AFCAC and SADC setup
and how they link with Member States. A strategic thinker with managerial,
leadership and operational knowledge and skills.

DUTIES : The incumbent will be expected to take overall responsibility to: Facilitate the
development, implementation and monitoring of aviation security regulatory
policy frameworks and enforcement regime. Review and draft proposed
amendments to Regulations and prepare submissions for the Minister’s
approval. Participate on International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO),
African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) and SADC Civil Aviation
Committee forums dealing with Aviation Security. Monitor development and
implementation of National Aviation Security Programme (NASP). Ensure the
development of the National Aviation Security Programme in line with the Civil
Aviation Act and Annex 9 to the Chicago Convention. Monitor industry
compliance with legislative and regulatory frameworks. Evaluate extent of
outputs and outcomes of agencies. Manage the Sub-directorate. Liaise with
ICAO, the SACAA, the industry and other States regarding Aviation Security
Audits/ Assessments.

ENQUIRIES : Mr L Mabaso , Tel ( 012) 309 3385

APPLICATIONS : Department of Transport, Private Bag X193, Pretoria, 0001 of hand deliver at
the Forum Building, Cnr Struben and Bosman Street, Pretoria for attention
Recruitment Unit. Room 4034. Employees are reminded to quote the relevant
reference numbers/post number when applying for these posts.

CLOSING DATE : 01 June 2015

NOTE : Applications must be accompanied by form Z83, obtainable from any Public
Service Department, (or obtainable and a recent updated
comprehensive CV (previous experience must be comprehensively detailed,
i.e. positions held and dates), as well as certified copies of all qualifications
and ID document. Failure to submit the requested documents/information will
result in your application not being considered. It is the applicant’s
responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to fill
the posts. The successful candidates must be willing to sign an oath of
secrecy with the Department. Applicants will be expected to be available for
selection interviews and assessments at a time, date and place as determined
by the Department. All appointments are subject to the verification of
educational qualifications, previous experience, citizenship, reference checks
and security vetting. Please note: Correspondence will only be entered into
with short-listed candidates.
These are re-advertised posts and candidates who applied previously need
not to re-apply.