City of Cape Town

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WATER AND WASTE ● WATER AND SANITATION WASTEWATER

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL OFFICER

TCOE: SALARY COMMENCING FROM R840 607 PER ANNUM ● REF NO: WS 77/21 ● WATER AND SANITATION HEAD OFFICE, BELLVILLE

 Requirements: 

  • First degree or BTech in Chemical Engineering
  • Seven (7) years’ specialisation in wastewater treatment processes/technologies
  • Experience of implementing and conducting audits
  • Experience of maintaining a best practices integrated quality management system
  • Proven track record of working within wastewater treatment environment and structured quality environment
  • Experience of contract/tender and project management
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant legislation relating to the water and sanitation business
  • Professional registration or eligibility for registration with Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA)
  • Valid Code B/EB driver’s licence and own transport.

Key performance areas: 

  • Developing and implementing integrated business improvement and management systems (IMS) in the Branch, in order to improve the integration of planning/ technical/ operational/ data/ information to provide interventions for continuous improvement of service delivery
  • Managing the formulation of specific contracts in relation to all Operational tenders and contracts, consulting and controlling contractual obligations
  • Reviewing and updating the stakeholder service delivery expectations and performance monitoring
  • Establishing, maintaining, and reviewing service level agreements (SLAs) and ensuring that it remains relevant
  • Reviewing and updating the stakeholder service delivery expectations and performance monitoring
  • Establishing, directing and managing the wastewater branch business system
  • Ensuring data management (electronically and hard copy)

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.