ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER PRODUCTION GRADE A – C, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development – Refs/008960

  • Reference Number : refs/008960
  • Directorate : Environmental Policy Planning and Coordination Sub-Directorate: Intergovernmental Coordination, Spatial and Development Planning
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R272 739.00 – R473 574.00 per annum plus benefits (offer will be based on appropriate and recognizable experience in line with the OSD requirements).
  • Enquiries : Mr Elvis Mpateni; Tel: 011 240 2608

Requirements :

Grade 12 plus Bachelor’s degree (NQF Level 7)/National Diploma (NQF Level 6) in Environmental Management, Environmental Law, Natural Sciences, Planning fields or relevant qualification as recognised by SAQA. Valid driver’s license.

COMPETENCIES: Computer Literacy. Knowledge of Legislation (NEMA and others). Good understanding of Gauteng development plans. Understanding of Public Service legislations, regulations, and departmental policies. Good communication, writing and admin skills (registering and tracking documents, filling, etc.) Computer literacy including GIS skills. Good organization skills.

Duties :

Contribute to the facilitation cooperative and corporate governance and promote implementation of intergovernmental sector programmes. Report on the Environmental issues into sector plans. Comment on legislation, policy and strategy relevant to the function. Assist in the response to requests for information or attempt to resolve any issues at the request of Management. Prepare Environmental Implementation Plans and Annual Compliance Reports. Attend Local Government Support meetings and help with development of relevant projects to be implemented by municipalities. Assist with the development of the Local Government Support Implementation Plan, including monitoring. Attend environmental coordination forums with the municipalities. Contribute to the review of sector tools (IDP, PGDS, SDF etc.) to facilitate integration of environmental content. Assist in conducting meetings and coordination with Departments reviewing sector tools to ensure the integration of environmental issues into those tools. Filing and document management and back to office reports. Assist in the organisation of workshops/ conferences as required.

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 at Thuso House next to Home Affairs. 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 (Head Office

Closing Date : 22-06-2021

Criteria Questions
Do you have Grade 12 plus Bachelor’s degree (NQF Level 7)/National Diploma (NQF Level 6) in Environmental Management, Environmental Law, Natural Sciences, Planning fields or relevant qualification as recognised by SAQA?
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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