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Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality

Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality invites applications for suitable qualified candidates for appointment to the following position:

Department of Corporate Services

JUNIOR NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR

SALARY SCALE: R127 771.57 – R165 862.45 P.A. (T6)

Applicable benefits: medical aid, pension, 13th cheque, home owner’s allowance

Minimum requirements: • Grade 12 Certificate • Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma in IT or Computer Engineering • Qualification in A+ and N+ will be an added advantage • 1 year technical experience.

Essential knowledge areas: • OSI model • Switching, routing • VPN • Security/firewall • IP sub-netting • Bandwidth management • Quality of service (QOS) wireless • ADSL • Desktop virtualisation • Patch management • Microsoft server 2008 R2/2012/R2 and 2016 will be an added advantage.

Key performance areas: • Install and troubleshoot hardware/software • Provide technical support to employees to assist with minor computer issues (helpdesk support) • Provide technical and knowledge based input on more complex issues • Monitor network traffic and troubleshoot connectivity issues (OSI model) • Have a proactive approach in problem identification and resolution • Solve standard technical issues independently • Participate in standard customer group discussions • Enhance or modify documentation • Maintain supply inventory and order supplies • Perform clerical duties and provide IT support which includes dispensing mail • Monitor e-mail accounts and respond to enquiries and requests • Comply with all municipal systems, rules and regulations in performing IT related duties.


Ubuhlebezwe Municipality is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.

A signed letter of application indicating the position being applied for, together with a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of certificates and Identity Document, must be forwarded to: The Municipal Manager, P. O. Box 132, Ixopo, 3276 by not later than 16h00 on 19 March 2021. Alternatively, applications can be hand delivered at: Ubuhlebezwe Municipality, 29 Margaret Street, Ixopo, 3276.

Faxed applications WILL NOT be accepted.

If you do not hear from Council within 30 days of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

All enquiries should be directed to: The HR Officer, Ms B. Nondabula, on tel: 039 834 7700.

Council reserves the right not to make any appointment into the above mentioned positions.

G.M. SINEKE: MUNICIPAL MANAGER