City of Cape Town

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PRINCIPAL PROFESSIONAL OFFICER: DEVELOPMENT FACILITATION AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT (CIVIL ENGINEER)

TCOE: SALARY COMMENCING FROM R1 026 140 PER ANNUM • REF NO: TRA 12/21

FROM R1 026 140 PER ANNUM • REF NO: TRA 12/21

 Requirements: 

  • An appropriate four-year tertiary qualification in the civil engineering field
  • Professional registration with ECSA
  • Minimum of eight (8) years’ appropriate professional technical and managerial experience in the management of professional staff within the design and construction management of municipal services
  • Appropriate professional technical experience in the assessment of land-use applications and commenting in respect of engineering services
  • Extensive knowledge of civil engineering design standards relating to roads and stormwater infrastructure, traffic engineering, project management and town planning principles
  • Good knowledge of town planning and environmental legislation applicable to land-use development
  • Civil engineering project management experience
  • A valid driver’s licence.

Key performance areas: 

  • Managing a team of professionals, including senior professional officers, technicians and students
  • Managing, coordinating and providing input on all land-use and development applications ensuring integration of development policies, road geometrics and stormwater design standards
  • Providing input and facilitating of development meetings with developers and/or their professional consultants
  • Managing the compilation and prioritisation of schedules of candidate projects and needs-based budgets for the implementation of roads and stormwater related infrastructure
  • Implementing and project managing capital budget projects for the provision of new and/or upgraded infrastructure
  • Managing the district development facilitation (DF) and project management (PM) function.

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

 Closing date: 11 June 2021

  • Please quote the reference number of the vacancy in all communications.
  • Certified copies of qualifications must be available on request.
  • Copies of supporting documents will not be returned.
  • Kindly note that applications will not be acknowledged in writing.
  • Visit our website at capetown.gov.za/careers
  • No late applications will be considered.
  • If no notification of appointment is received within three (3) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.