REF NO: EP9007/2019 (X3 POSTS)
SALARY : R316 791 per annum (Total package of R460 251 per annum/ conditions apply)
CENTRE : Free State

An appropriate 3-year Bachelor’s Degree/National Diploma in Natural /
Environmental Science. 3-5 Years’ experience in relevant field. Understanding of
Project management. Knowledge of Alien vegetation control Sound project
management skills, good communication skills and sound organisation and
planning skills. Knowledge of Working for Water policies and procedures,
knowledge of legislation relevant to alien vegetation control will serve as an added
advantage. Knowledge of the Public Service and Departmental procedures and
prescripts. Computer literacy, knowledge of the Public Finance Management Act
(PFMA). People management, change management and empowerment skills.
Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel and work long hours with limited

Provide project planning support services to the project by developing a strategic
clearing plan and an Annual Plan of Operation (APO) for approval of budget
allocation. Facilitate the implementation of project plans through the establishment
of stakeholder engagement. Monitor implementation of project plans by conducting
site audits to ensure compliance with Working for Water policies/standards, health
and safety prescripts and various environment and agriculture legislation which
govern alien vegetation control. Render project close out services by conducting
final site inspections and facilitating in the handing over of cleared land to the land

Ms M Moyo Tel No: (051) 430 4837
APPLICATION : Director-General, Department of Environmental Affairs, Private Bag X4390, Cape
Town, 8000 or hand-deliver to 14 Loop Street, Cape Town.

Human Resource Management
NOTE : Must be submitted on a Z83 form with a copy of a comprehensive CV, certified
copies of qualifications and ID document in order to be considered. It is the
applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South
African Qualification Authority (SAQA). Correspondence will be limited to
successful candidates only. The persons appointed to this position will be subjected
to a security clearance. The department reserves the right not to make an
appointment. No faxed, e-mailed and late applications will be considered. If you
have not been contacted within three 3 months after the closing date of the
advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. For more
information regarding the requirements and duties in respect of each position,
please visit our website at Click on vacancies and
ensure you follow the correct link to the position of interest.
CLOSING DATE : 23 September 2019