In terms of its Employment Equity Plan, the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is committed to employment practices that redress past imbalances in respect of race, gender, creed and disability, and as such the relevant policy will be considered during selection and placement.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for appointment to the under-mentioned position. Persons with a disability are encouraged to apply, unless otherwise stated in the advertisement.
GENERAL ASSISTANT (ENGINEERING) (TWO POSITIONS)
(WATER DISTRIBUTION – SOUTH)
POSITION CODE: 210155
TASK Grade 3 (R140 676 – R195 576 per annum)
(Basic salary only, excluding benefits)
Qualifications and experience required:
Appropriate level of primary education.
Key attributes and competencies:
Must be physically fit and able bodied; will be required to undergo a medical examination at the NMBM Wellness Centre.
Performing general labouring activities to support meter installation, repair and maintenance applications, attending to the excavation and backfilling of trenches, clearing of overgrown shrubs, preparing materials and making available tools, fittings, etc or attending to specific standard removal and replacement requirements in isolated sections involving holding, cutting, loosening, tightening or fitting applications in accordance with instructions during installation or maintenance works.
As part of the selection process, candidates may be tested on any requirement, skill or competency, which will include pre-employment screening, medical examination, security vetting and psychometric assessment.
Fringe benefits will include membership of a Retirement Fund, Medical Aid Scheme, Group Life Assurance Scheme, participation in a Housing Subsidy and Car Schemes (subject to the conditions of the various Schemes), and normal leave and sick leave benefits.
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Kindly note that all applications for employment and supporting documentation in respect of the advertised vacancies should be submitted online on the municipal website at www.nelsonmandelabay.gov.za (go to “Vacancies’ to find the documentation for details for submitting online applications. It is advisable to submit applications online in good time to allow time for attending to queries that may arise when submitting applications.
Hand delivered or mailed applications for this position will not be accepted.
Telephonic enquiries may be directed to the Receptionist, tel: 041 506 3259.
CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS: FRIDAY, 20 AUGUST 2021 before 14h00