Field Assistant

Full-time

Field Assistant (Biodiversity Social Projects)

08 July 2021

Park:

Table Mountain National Park

Description:

The above position is on a fixed-term contract position up to the end of March 2024 Renewable on mutual agreement. The Salary is on a B4 band, R 9 727.90 Salary + R 2 076.00 housing as the incumbent will be staying outside the Park.

Interested parties are requested to send the following:

  1. Updated CV
  2. Proof of qualifications acquired plus driver’s license
  3. Letters of reference

Send information to:
Att: Joseph Plaatjies
Address: Silvermine Ranger Station, Silvermine Road, Noordhoek, 7979
Tel:
021 789 1764 E-mail: Joseph.Plaatjies@sanparks.org
Subject line: Application: Field Assistant TMNP

Should you not hear from us within 14 days after the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Requirements:

  • Grade 12 certificate or NQF level 4
  • Code 08 driver’s license
  • Computer Literacy in MS Office
  • 2 Years’ experience with contracting teams/management of personnel
  • Experience in health and safety management and compliance
  • Experience in rehabilitation techniques and/or invasive alien plant clearing is essential for this position

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with project-related planning
  • Assist with the management and mentoring of EPWP contractors
  • Ensure the management of quality, production and monitoring of task based operations linked to the project
  • Ensure compliance to program standards/norms and Health and Safety requirements
  • Assist with mapping and data recording for the project linked to activities
  • Assist with administrative tasks
  • Report on project progress
  • Communicate and liaise with relevant stakeholders

Closing date: 15 July 2021