CONTROL ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER GRADE A, Dept of Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentRefs/010744

  • Reference Number : REFS/010744
  • Directorate : CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R495 219.00 per annum (plus benefits)
  • Enquiries : Ms Iris Thanjekwayo 011 240 3085

Requirements :

Grade 12 plus Honours Degree (NQF Level 8) in Environmental Management, Natural Sciences or Physical Science. Minimum of 6 years relevant experience within environmental field as recognized by SAQA. Valid driver’s license.

COMPETENCIES: Specialist knowledge of the latest available tools and methodological guidance to compile the Greenhouse Gas Inventory Reports and carbon-footprint assessments. Knowledge in climate change policy development and an awareness of South Africa and government’s priorities in this regard. Proven competence to manage and plan for activities, including projects and policy matters. Ability to control and manage budget of projects. Proven competence in the area of stakeholder management. Computer Literacy. Understanding of Public Service legislations, regulations and departmental policies. Good communication and writing skills.

Duties :

Manage the development, improvement, finalisation and publication of Provincial Greenhouse Gas Inventory Reports. Manage the development, finalization and publication of the Gauteng Climate Change Project Register. Develop a reporting tool and framework for carbon-footprint assessments in the province. Develop a monitoring, reporting and evaluation framework on Green House Gas emission reductions in the province. Stakeholder engagement with national, provincial and local government as well as the private sector and industry. Manage the implementation of climate change mitigation projects. Develop and manage awareness and empowerment programmes around climate change mitigation.

Notes :

To apply for the above position, please apply online via Disability Connect or at http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za/ or Hand Deliver at Ground floor, Main entrance 56 Eloff Street, Umnotho House Johannesburg.

Applications must be submitted on a new Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or from the website which must be completed in full. Candidates must attach their recently updated CV as well as certified copies of all qualification/s and ID document (no copies of certified copies are allowed; certification should not be more than six months old). Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. NB: For assistance with online applications, visit the following centres: 78 Fox Street, Marshalltown or Maponya Mall. It is the Department’s intention to promote representivity (Race, Gender and Disability) in the Public Service through the filling of this post. It is the Department’s intention to promote equity through the filling of all numeric targets as contained in the Employment Equity Plan. To facilitate this process successfully, an indication of Race, Gender and Disability status is required. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to appoint. Disabled people are encouraged to apply. If you do not receive any response from us within 3 months, please accept your application was unsuccessful.

Employer : Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

Location : Johannesburg

Closing Date : 02-07-2021

Criteria Questions
Do you have Grade 12 plus Honours Degree (NQF Level 8) in Environmental Management, Natural Sciences or Physical Science.
Do you have Grade 12 plus Honours Degree (NQF Level 8) in Environmental Management, Natural Sciences or Physical Science.
Do you have Minimum of 6 years relevant experience within environmental field as recognized by SAQA.
Do you have Minimum of 6 years relevant experience within environmental field as recognized by SAQA.
Do you have a valid driver’s license?
Do you have a valid driver’s license?

Please Note :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

Please note: 

Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

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