The City of Cape Town

JOB OPPORTUNITY

The City of Cape Town promotes and applies the principles of employment equity. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

WATER AND WASTES SERVICES ● DISTRIBUTION SERVICES ● INFORMAL SETTLEMENT BASIC SERVICES

MAINTENANCE MANAGER: INFORMAL SETTLEMENT

TCOE: SALARY COMMENCING FROM R912 469 – R1 269 916 PER ANNUM ● REF NO: WS 40/21 ● BELLVILLE

Requirements:

  • A B degree or BTech in Built Environment/Civil Engineering
  • At least five (5) years’ experience of managing repairs and maintenance to water and sanitation infrastructure
  • Informal settlements experience (advantageous)
  • Experience in managing depots and depot staff
  • Thorough understanding of the disciplinary code and related HR policies and procedures
  • A valid driver’s licence
  • Willingness to work outside of normal working hours.

 Key performance areas: 

  • Coordinating operations and maintenance projects of the citywide water and sanitation districts
  • Managing the maintenance and implementation programmes to maintain water and sewerage infrastructure
  • Ensuring maintenance and control of all fixed and movable assets of the Informal Settlements Unit
  • Providing input in various policies and by-laws including tariff policy, credit control, service level agreements and water services by-laws to promote the objectives of the Department
  • Managing human resources of the Informal Settlements Unit
  • Ensuring the implementation of best practices in operational programmes and projects
  • Managing communication between internal (officials) and external (public, suppliers, contractors and consultants) stakeholders
  • Performing tasks associated with the construction and installation of water reticulation networks
  • Managing the compilation, control and implementation of minor capital and operating budgets.

CLOSING DATE: 16 April 2021

Please apply online at www.capetown.gov.za/careers (external applicants) or via the SAP Portal (internal applicants), unless otherwise stated.