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Road Worker Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Bellville
  • Salary: R145 281 per annum (Salary Level 4)

Department of Transport and Public Works




Salary: R145 281 per annum (Salary Level 4)

Enquiries: Mr A Moerat at 021 863 2020

Reference number: TPW 2019-179

Job purpose: To render and perform maintenance of camps and roads, building roads by being self-involved, supervising road workers and utilising construction machines. This post is stationed in Bellville.

Requirements: Grade 10 (or equivalent qualification) • A minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience • A valid Code EC1/ EC driving licence with a professional driver permit (PDP) is required.

Recommendations: Experience in operating and maintaining plant equipment • Dealing with emergency situations pertaining to road related maintenance tasks.

Key performance areas: Supervise, train and inspect work of a team of road workers • Carry out routine road maintenance on permanently surfaced proclaimed roads and road reserves • Repair of the bitumen road surface • Repair/erection of road signs • Perform general duties to support road specialists with respect to maintenance, reparation and building, and cleaning of roads as well as related activities • Erect road closure and signage according to SARTSM.

Competencies: A good understanding of the following: Building, maintenance and reparation of roads • Communication skills • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines • Conflict and diversity management • Self-motivated • Able to work in a team and individually.

NB: Applicants from relevant local communities will receive preference. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department. Candidates will be required to complete a practical exercise as part of the interview process as well as a medical fitness test as prescribed by the Construction Regulations as contained in the OHS Act 85/1993.

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

To submit your application, hand deliver your application form from Monday to Friday between 07:00 am and 17:00 pm to (1) Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, Unit F6 Bayside Office, 43 Erica Road, Table View 7441, or you may post your application to (2) Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, PO Box 60495, Table View 7439, alternatively you may email your application to (3) Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs,

Applications not submitted on or before the closing date as well as faxed copies will not be considered.

Closing date: 4 November 2019

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.