DEPARTMENT: Executive Mayor`s Office

POST:              Manager: Communications

DURATION:     Permanent

SALARY:          R699 166.72 per annum (Total Cost Council)

REQUIREMENTS:  A degree in Communication/Journalism   plus five (05) years’ experience in Communication. Sound knowledge and understanding of local Government legislations. The incumbent should have excellent communication, interpersonal relation and negotiation skills. The incumbent will also be expected to have a sound understanding of computer packages (MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint).

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS: Provide efficient communication management support service, develop, maintain and oversee implementation of communication strategy policies and procedures .Compile, review, provide and manage the information to be given through to the media, stakeholders, potential customers and general enquirers. Any other responsibilities assigned from time to time by seniors in the District.


DEPARTMENT: Infrastructure and Water Services                    
POST:              Manager: Bulk OPS Specialist (Re-advertisement)
DURATION:      Permanent

SALARY:           R699 166.72 per annum (Total Cost to Council)       

REQUIREMENTS: An appropriate B degree in Civil engineering plus five (05) years relevant experience. Knowledge and experience of project management and understanding of local government legislation .The incumbent will also be expected to be a professional Engineering technologist or illegible for registration as professional technologist. Good interpersonal relations and effective communications skills are added advantage.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS: Develop specifications and standards for prioritised projects. Evaluate designs before compilation of tender documents and ensure continuous quality monitoring. Provide technical appraisal of tender, and implement compliance to conditions of grants and administer contracts. Support social facilitation on capital projects and supervise the projects. Any other responsibility assigned from time to time by seniors in the District.               


ENQUIRIES: Mr Lekgoro Patrick (013 2627300)        

Sekhukhune District Municipality is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. It is our intention to promote representativity (in terms of race, gender and disability) in the District Municipality through the filling of these positions and candidates whose appointments will promote representativity will receive preference. Please forward your application letter with detailed CV and certified certificates to the Department of Corporate Services for the Attention: Ms Mary Maboea /Mr. Makgalemane Mapheto @ the following address: The Municipal Manager, Sekhukhune District Municipality, Private Bag X 8611, Groblersdal, 0470 Tel. (013) 262 7738/777475 or hand deliver @ 2 Einde street, Old Mutual Building, Groblersdal on or before 16 August  2013. PLEASE NOTE THAT FAXED AND E-MAILED CV`S ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Sekhukhune District Municipality reserves the right not to make an appointment. Correspondence will be limited to successful candidates only. If you do not receive any response from us within three months from the date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Canvassing for employment on the Council is strictly prohibited. Visit our website at