VACANCY : MANAGER: TECHNICAL SERVICES {HOD}

    DANNHAUSER MUNICIPALITY (KZN 254)

    Dannhauser Local Municipality (KZ 254) is a Local Municipality situated in Northern KZN incorporating Hattingspruit and Durnacol with its seat at Dannhauser, invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the following position:

    DEPARTMENT : ENGINEERING SERVICES

    VACANCY : MANAGER: TECHNICAL SERVICES {HOD}

    ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

    * Three (3) year National Diploma: Civil Engineering or any other
    equivalent qualification
    * 5 years’ experience in local government
    * Municipal Finance Management programme(MFMP) (minimum competencies)
    * Must have a motor vehicle available for the proper performance of his
    or her functions and discharge of his or her duties

    OTHER PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS

     Knowledge of Local Government Legislation;
     Maturity, analytical ability and integrity;
     Ability to meet deadlines and working under pressure;
     Willingness to work long hours at times;
     Computer literacy (Microsoft Windows XP, Spread sheet and Internet, etcetera)

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    The successful candidate will be required to perform, inter alia the following duties:

     Directs developmental and project management processes associated with the scoping, re-sourcing, implementation, monitoring and communication phases of infrastructure projects.
     Directs and controls the professional Technical and operational outcomes associated with the functions related to plumbing, electrical and mechanical services.
     Plans specific sequences/ requirements associated with the civil services.
     Monitors and controls key performance areas and deliverables associated with capital, rehabilitative and/or maintenance projects and programmes associated with the Municipal Infrastructure Grants.
     Manages and controls the key performance indicators and outcomes of personnel within the section.
     Disseminates functional and operational information on outcomes. Current developments, problems and constraints.

    Please note that NO applications by E-mail or Fax will be accepted.

    Applicants who do not meet all the requirements as advertised will not be considered.

    Applicants should note that if they are not notified of the outcome of their applications within 30 days of the closing date for submission of applications, they may conclude that their applications were not successful.

    The municipality reserves the right not to make any appointment following the placement of this advertisement.

    Applications containing a curriculum vitae and certified copies of all qualifications marked “MANAGER TECHNICAL SERVICES” shall be sent to:
    The Municipal Manager
    Private Bag x1011
    Dannhauser
    3080,

    or handed in at
    8 Church Street,
    Dannhauser
    3080

    Any enquiries relating to this advertisement may be directed to the Manager Corporate Services, Mrs. Sharda Narothum, at 8 Church Street, Dannhauser, Office no. 5 Main Building of Head Office, who can also be contacted on 034 621 2666
    ext 203 during office hours commencing from 07H30 – 16H00, with a lunch interval between 13H00 – 13H30, Monday to Friday.

    Selection will be made in terms of the Municipality’s Employment Equity Policy.

    CLOSING DATE : 28th FEBRUARY 2012

    NKOSI WB
    MUNICIPAL MANAGER

    NOTICE NO. 11/01/2012