DEPUTY DIRECTOR – GENERAL ROADS INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Reference Number : REFS/008518
  • Directorate : Roads Infrastructure
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R 1 521 591 (all-inclusive remuneration package). The department will determine the final salary offer based on proven years of experience and post qualification.
  • Enquiries : Ms. Mbali Mbatha, Director: HR Planning and Administration, Tel no: (011) 355-7026/7492

Requirements :

Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent, in Civil Engineering, or Project Management in the construction / built environment, or Built Environment at NQF Level 8. Professional registration in the built environment in of the fields listed above. Post degree training courses in Strategy and General Management will be an added advantage. A minimum of 8-10 years working experience in transport or infrastructure field of which 5 years should be at Senior Management level. Proven / evident successful infrastructure planning capability or experience. Proven / evident successful operational and process management within public or private sector. Track record in formulating and managing strategic plans, business plans, project budgets, and in project management. Advanced or superior understanding of institutional governance systems and performance management. An understanding of the Government regulatory frameworks and policies governing transport and roads, and public finance. A valid driver’s licence.

Duties :

Manage strategies and frameworks for provincial transport infrastructure. Manage the development and implementation of provincial transport infrastructure programmes and projects. Manage geometrics and structures designs, survey and land acquisitions, for provincial transport infrastructure. Manage provincial traffic engineering services. Manage provincial multi-year roads construction programme and projects. Manage routine, planned and emergency road maintenance. Manage and protect transport infrastructure assets. Manage information management systems for transport infrastructure. Maintain technical relationships with the Gauteng Transport Authority (GTA), South African National Roads Agency Limited (SANRAL), Gautrain Management Agency (GMA), g-FleeT Management, and municipal roads entities / agencies within Gauteng. Manage the human and financial resources in line with applicable relevant prescripts. Build and provide the Branch with the agility to take on new or changing mandates, and the evolving transport infrastructure needs.

Notes :

All shortlisted candidates will be subject to pre-employment screening (vetting); and may be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by the department. A pre-entry certificate obtained from National School of Government (NSG) is required for all SMS applicants. The course is available at the NSG under the name Certificate for entry into SMS and the full details can be obtained by following the link: https://www.thensg.gov.za/trainingcourse/sms-pre-entryprogramme/. Following the interview, it is mandatory that the recommended candidates undergo a generic managerial competency assessment in compliance with the DPSA Directive. All applications and supporting documents (completed and signed Z83 form, certified copies of educational qualifications, driver’s license and Identity Document) must be delivered: to Life Centre Building, 45 Commissioner Street, Marshalltown, Johannesburg, 2107 or post to P.O Box X83, Marshalltown, 2107. Applications received after the closing date will be disqualified. Certified copies must not be older that six (6) months. Applications received after the closing date will be disqualified. Errors and omissions will be rectified. The Department reserves the right not to fill the position.

Employer : Department of Roads and Transport

Location : Johannesburg

Closing Date : 23-04-2021

Criteria Questions
Do you have Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent, in Civil Engineering, or Project Management in the construction / built environment, or Built Environment at NQF Level 8?
Do you have Professional registration in the built environment in of the fields Civil Engineering, or Project Management in the construction / built environment, or Built Environment?
Do you have 8-10 years working experience in transport or infrastructure field of which 5 years should be at Senior Management level?
Do you have an understanding of the Government regulatory frameworks and policies governing transport and roads, and public finance?

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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