Western Cape Government
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT AND PUBLIC WORKS
• LAINGSBURG (2 POSTS), REF NO. TPW 2019-21
Salary: R96 549 per annum (Salary level 2)
Enquiries person: Mr D Plaatjies at 044 272 3699 or Ms A Matthews at 044 272 6071
The Department of the Transport and Public Works, Western Cape Government aims to employ three individuals to support the Road Specialist in the maintenance and building of roads. These posts are based at Laingsburg Road Camp and Plettenberg Bay Road Camp.
Requirements: Basic literacy and numeracy (ABET Level 2).
Experience in the following: Building, maintenance and repairing
of roads • Operating of minor construction machines, hand tools and civil construction
Key performance areas:
Maintenance and building of roads • Perform manual labour
• Undertake general duties with respect to maintenance, repair, building and cleaning
of roads which may include maintenance and improvement of road surfaces, road
reserves, road signs and road markings, waterways and structures as well as related
Working knowledge of building, maintenance and reparation of roads
• Basic communication skills with the ability to follow written and verbal instructions
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines • Reliable • Ability to work
individually and part of a team.
NB: 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. Applicants from relevant local communities will receive preference. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the
To apply, 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 post being applied for and the reference number must be clearly indicated on the Z83 application form. A
separate form must be completed for each area of preference.
To submit your application, only use 1 of the 3 options available:
(1) Hand deliver to: Affirmative Portfolios, Unit 14, 1st Floor, 3 Canal Edge, Tyger Waterfront,
Carl Cronje Drive, Bellville 7530 (Between 08:00 to 17:00).
(2) Postal address:
PO 5496, Tyger Valley Centre Parking Area, Bellville 7536.
(3) E-mail address:
Only one application will be accepted per job.
Applications not submitted on or before the closing date as well as faxed will not be