Western Cape Government
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Deputy Director: Engineering and Technical Support
RED CROSS WAR MEMORIAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL, RONDEBOSCH
REMUNERATION: R697 011 PER ANNUM
(A PORTION OF THE PACKAGE MAY BE STRUCTURED ACCORDING TO THE INDIVIDUAL’S PERSONAL NEEDS.)
Requirements: Minimum educational qualification: A degree or National Diploma for technicians (or Equivalent) (T- or N- or S- Stream) in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
Experience: Extensive experience in the management of a multi-disciplinary engineering workshop • Extensive experience in project management and safety management. Extensive experience in the repair, maintenance and installation of electrical or mechanical equipment, systems and plant.
Inherent requirements of the job: Valid (Code B/EB) driver’s licence • Willingness to work overtime.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): Knowledge of management and administrative processes in the Public Service • Knowledge of the management of safety systems according to Occupational Health and Safety Act Knowledge of procurement processes, and project management • Ability to perform and evaluate technical proposals and to produce technical reports of a high standard and perform a detailed and critical analysis of the performance of components in the functional fields • Ability to think laterally and implement innovative solutions and solve complex problems • Computer literate, proficient in MS Excel and Word • Good written and verbal communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Duties (key result areas/outputs): Manage and supervise a multi-disciplinary workshop including the budget and personnel • Ensure that repairs and installations are carried out • Ensure the maintenance, repairs to, and installation of hospital electrical and mechanical equipment, systems and plant • Maintain and implement preventative maintenance schedules • Liaise with clients with regard to information and work progress • Write reports, specifications and call for tenders • Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act at the Institutions.
Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
Enquiries: Dr MA Mukosi, tel. 021 658 5091
Closing Date: 14 December 2018
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE ATTENTION OF MS T NQOLA, TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: RED CROSS WAR MEMORIAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL, PRIVATE BAG X5, RONDEBOSCH 7700.