28 Jul '20
Snr Infrastructure Development Specialist (Water) - Eastern Cape

Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing , Eastern Cape Mthatha

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Our client in the Public Sector, has an EE opportunity available for a Senior Infrastructure Development Specialist - Water. This position will be a fixed term contract for 5 years, based in Mthatha, Eastern Cape.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree/NQF 7 in Built Environment or Civil Engineering.
  • Registered with the relevant professional council/board as a Built Environment / Engineering professional (PrEng or PRTechEng)
  • Public sector management and/or related experience in the delivery and oversight of water and sanitation infrastructure projects/programmes at a senior level (10 - 15 years)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Engineering Profession Act, Architectural Profession Act, Quantity Surveying Profession Act, Expanded Public Works Programme, Local Government Building Regulations (where applicable), Occupational Health & Safety Act, Provincial Land Administration Legislation, Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations Act, Intergovernmental Framework and the PFMA
  • Extensive work experience-across multiple areas of local government (approximately 5 -8 years) (Past experience operating at a senior specialist level)
  • Demonstrated ability to manage large scale water and sanitation infrastructure projects / programmes
  • Fully computer literate with sound knowledge of MS Office
  • Demonstrated ability to interact confidently with diverse stakeholders and clients

KPAs:

  • Appraise water and sanitation master plans and regional bulk master plans submissions from municipalities and stakeholders
  • Develop / review and obtain approval of the water and sanitation services development plan for the District
  • Lead the development of feasibility studies, technical reports and designs of water and sanitation infrastructure with special emphasis on regional water and sanitation schemes
  • Prioritise the water and sanitation infrastructure delivery needs of the District
  • Oversee project management of water and sanitation infrastructure projects for the District 
  • Review and recommend signing of Service Delivery Agreement(s)

Please note should you not received a response within 7 business days of applying, you may consider your application as being unsuccessful. 

Ad Visible Until: 7 August 2020
Ref: PT005501/LM

Vacancy Type: Contract