• Reference Number : refs/012374
  • Directorate : Maintenance
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R 257 508 .00 per annum (Plus Benefits)
  • Enquiries : Mr. Vincent Chakane Tel: 076 521 4118/072 668 0029

Requirements :

  • A National Diploma / Degree NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7 qualification in Safety Management or relevant qualification. A minimum of 1 – 2 years’ experience in construction health and safety environment. Must have a valid driver’s license. COMPETENCIES: Public Service Act and Regulations and relevant legislation. Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act, regulations and environmental legislation. Understanding of health and safety management systems. Understanding of hazard identification and risk management on projects. Skills- Computer literacy, problem solving and analysis, planning and organizing, report writing.

Duties :

  • Prepare health and safety specifications for construction sites. Complete site establishment health and safety check lists. Assist with preparation of a construction health and safety plan. Facilitate health and safety regular site, technical and progress meetings. Compile project specific emergency response and preparedness plans. Represent the District at departmental OHS Committee meetings. Assist in appointment of safety representatives for District. Ensure that sufficient demarcations and warning signs are provided where appropriate. Develop technical reports and presentations in relation to health and safety issues. Conduct emergency preparation site drills. Conduct health and safety evaluations of contractors. Ensure that work activities on site are subjected to hazard identification and risk assessment processes. Inspect and maintain records of health and safety reports. Evaluate levels of compliance of both contractors and subcontracts to the project specific health and safety plans and client specifications through inspections and audits. Conduct health and safety induction at district offices. Identify training for staff and contractors on OHS. Facilitate health and safety awareness sessions for staff and contractors at districts.

Notes :

  • NOTES: To apply for the above position, please apply online at http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za Only online applications will be considered and for general enquiries please contact Human Resource on 072 668 0029/076 521 4118. NB: For assistance with online applications please email your query to e-recruitment@gauteng.gov.za. Applications should be accompanied by the new Z83 form, comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV) as well as certified copies of qualifications not older than 06 months, Identity and valid driver’s license (where driving/travelling is an inherent requirement of the job). It is our intention to promote representivity (race, gender and disability) in the Public Service through the filling of this post and candidates whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity will receive preference. It is the Department’s intention to promote equity through the filling of all numeric targets as contained in the Employment Equity Plan. To facilitate this process successfully, an indication of race, gender and disability status is required. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to appoint. Disabled people are encouraged to apply. If you do not receive any response from us within 3 months, please accept your application was unsuccessful.

Employer : Department of Infrastructure Development

Location : Chris Hani Baragwanath Facility Maintenance Hub

Closing Date : 12-11-2021