Information Security Officer, Department of Transport

REF NO: DOT/02/2015/06
(Branch: Chief Operations Officer)
(Chief Directorate: Corporate Management)
(Directorate: Security Services)
SALARY : R123 738 per annum
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12 Certificate plus a Diploma in Public Administration with at least 2 years
working experience in the Administration environment and a valid driver’s
licence. The following will serve as strong recommendations: Good report
writing, verbal and written communication skills.Good planning, organizing and
coordinating skills.
DUTIES : Perform a broad range of security administration work (under supervision) that
includes: Personnel security, information security and communications security;
Conduct administrative support during interviews to ensure that applicants have
completed security indemnity forms prior enrolment on the biometric system;
Assist with the implementation of educational security, i.e. security awareness,
induction, briefings, etc.; Coordinate security awareness and briefings forms,
consolidate evaluation responses and compile appropriate reports; Assist in
projects assigned to and executed by the Sub-directorate: Information Security;
Keep track of security clearance status of employees and advise superiors
where re-screening is required; Develop, maintain and reconcile databases of
security screening (vetting, pre-employment and Service Provider) and advice on
deviations; Collate information of service providers for Vendor Screening
process in collaboration with Supply Chain Management; Support audits,
inspections and appraisals of information, document, personnel and
communication security; Regularly liaise with other government departments and
relevant government security agencies on information security; Render any other
security duties, responsibilities and projects as assigned.
ENQUIRIES : Ms R Masilela, Tel: (012) 309 3767

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 4040. Employees are reminded to quote the relevant
reference numbers/post number when applying for these posts.

CLOSING DATE : 23 February 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.