Deputy Director Aviation Security, Department of Transport, Pretoria

REF NO: DOT/05/2015/20

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

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

CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS : A three (3) years Bachelor’s degree in Transport Economics or Aviation related
qualification coupled with ICAO recognized qualification relevant to Aviation
Security. Aviation Security related training. Technical knowledge in aviation field
and at least five (5) years relevant experience in Aviation Security. NOTE: The
following will serve as recommendations 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 responsible 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 minister’s approval. Provide inputs and feedback to international
Civil Aviation. Organisation (ICAO) on matters 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

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 : 25 May 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.