Senior Practitioner – Telecommunication 2 – Labour – The DPSA

SALARY : R262 272 per annum

CENTRE : Chief Directorate: Information Communication Technology, Head Office

REQUIREMENTS : Three year relevant tertiary qualifications in Information Technology or any
related three year relevant tertiary qualification in the field of ICT. N+ and A+ is
an added advantage. Two years functional experience in a Networking/
Telecommunication Environment. Knowledge: Public Financial Management
Act, Technical standards / procedures, Departmental Policies and procedures,
Basic Conditions of Employment Act, Batho Pele Principles. Skills:
Communication, Analytical thinking, Process improvement, Leadership,

DUTIES : Manage telecommunication resources within the Department of Labour. Liaise
with various providers to assist senior management on strategic decision making
on telecommunication related issues. Provide support, advice and
recommendation on procurement to the Department of Labour. Ensure effective
and efficient management of telecommunication within the Department of Labour.
Ensure that training is provided to the users of the Telecommunication PABX and

ENQUIRIES : Ms E Cronje, Tel no: (012) 309 4876

APPLICATIONS : Chief Director: Human Resources Management: Private Bag X 117, Pretoria,
0001 or hand deliver at 215 Francis Baard Street.

FOR ATTENTION : Sub-directorate: Human Resources Operations, Head Office

CLOSING DATE : 05 December 2016

NOTE : Applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service
Department or on the internet at The fully completed
and signed form Z83 should be accompanied by a recently updated,
comprehensive CV as well as recently certified copies of all qualification(s ),
academic records including a Senior Certificate and ID-document [Driver’s
license where applicable]. Non-RSA Citizens/Permanent Resident Permit
Holders must attach a copy of their Permanent Residence Permits to their
applications. Should you be in possession of a foreign qualification, it must be
accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification
Authority (SAQA). Applicants who do not comply with the above-mentioned
requirements, as well as applications received late, will not be considered. Failure
to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being
considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you
have not been contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of this
advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Suitable
candidates will be subjected to a personnel suitability check (criminal record,
citizenship, credit record checks, qualification verification and employment
verification). Where applicable, candidates will be subjected to a skills/knowledge
test. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical
competency exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job,
the logistics of which be communicated by the Department. Following the
interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates
to attend generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS
competency assessment tools. Successful candidates will be appointed on a
probation period of 12 months. The Department reserves the right not to make
any appointment(s) to the above post. Successful candidates will be expected to
sign a performance agreement.