• Full Time
  • Cape Town
  • Salary: R102 534 per annum (Salary level 2)

Department of Transport and Public Works

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT AND PUBLIC WORKS

DRIVER: GOVERNMENT MOTOR TRANSPORT (GMT) 5 POSTS AVAILABLE

Salary: R102 534 per annum (Salary level 2)

Enquiries person: Mr R Fourie at 021 467 4747

Reference number: TPW 45/2021

Job purpose: The Department of Transport and Public Works, Western Cape Government have opportunities for five (5) drivers to transport passengers and other items (e.g. mail and documents). These posts are based in Cape Town/Maitland.

Requirements: Ability to read and write/Adult Basic Education and Training (ABET) • A minimum of 7-months relevant experience • A valid driving licence (Code B or higher).

Key performance areas: Drive light and medium motor vehicles to transport passengers and deliver other items (mail and documents) • Do routine maintenance on the allocated vehicle and report defects timely • Complete all required and prescribes records and logbooks with regard to vehicle and goods handled.

Competencies: Good knowledge and understanding of the following: Procedures to operate the motor vehicle ego procedures to obtain trip authorities, complete the logbooks of the motor vehicle, to obtain basic services (e.g. fixing a flat tyre) • Prescripts for the correct utilisation of the motor vehicle e.g. how and for what purposes can the motor vehicle be utilised, what is the requirements for the storage of the vehicle • Procedures to ensure that the motor vehicle is maintained properly • Planning and organising skills • Ability to work in a team and independently • Communication skills.

NB: Applicants from relevant local communities will receive preferences. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.

To apply, please complete an application form (Z 83) and current CV (5 pages maximum) together with copies of ID, academic qualifications and proof of other requirements as indicated in the advertisement. The post being applied for and the reference number must be clearly indicated on the Z83 application form.

To submit your application, there are 3 methods in which you can apply, please only use 1 of the following: (1) Hand deliver your application for Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, 44 Gannet Street Pelican Heights, Cape Town (From Monday to Friday between 07:00am to 17:00pm) • Or (2) Post your application for Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, PO Box 113 Muizenberg 7950 •Or (3) Email your application to, westerncape@respond.co.za Clearly indicate the reference number of post in email subject line and ensure attachments are in the appropriate format (MS Word or PDF).

Applications not submitted on or before the closing date as well as faxed copies will not be considered. If you did not receive any correspondence within 3 months of closing date, consider your application as unsuccessful.

Closing date: 14 June 2021

The WCG is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard would be appreciated.