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  • Posted: May 14, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The Western Cape Government creates laws for and provides services to the people of the Western Cape. We work closely with the national government and municipalities in the Western Cape to ensure that the citizens of the province have access to the services, facilities and information they need. We are committed to delivering an open opportunity society for ...
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    Occupational Health and Safety Officer: Occupational Health and Safety,

    Job Purpose The Department of Transport and Public Works, Western Cape Government has an opportunity for a suitably qualified and competent individual to ensure compliance at the office of the District Roads Engineer Oudtshoorn in accordance with the conditions of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations. This post is based in Oudtshoorn.

    Minimum Requirements An appropriate 3-year tertiary qualification (National Diploma/B-Degree) or higher qualification; A minimum of 1 year relevant experience; Compulsory registration with SACPCMP as an Occupational Health and Safety Officer; A valid driving licence (Code B).

    Recommendation Occupational Health and Safety working experience.

    Key Performance Areas Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act within the component; Ensure the reduction of the severity or seriousness of possible injuries; Create awareness and ensure health and safety plans are in place; Provide an administrative function with regards to occupational health and safety.

    Competencies Knowledge of the following: Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations (Act 85 of 1993); Routine Road Maintenance activities; Contract Administration; Legislation pertaining to Occupational Health and Safety Act, Basic Conditions of Employment Act, Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, Environment Conservation Act; Road Ordinance Act; South African Road Traffic Signs Manual; Operation of road maintenance and road construction machinery and equipment; Written and verbal communication skills; Interpretation of Acts, regulations, specifications and conditions pertaining to Occupational Health and Safety; Proven computer literacy (MS Office); Problem solving skills; Conflict management.

    Remuneration R 316 791 per annum (Salary Level 8) Note on remuneration: Cost-to-employer (CTE) remuneration packages for certain occupation-specific dispensations (OSD), the middle-management service (MMS) and contract positions are inclusive of all costs related to service benefits or obligations including basic salary, 13th cheque, medical assistance, housing assistance, pension-fund contributions, etc. MMS remuneration packages are flexible and may be individually structured as prescribed. Where remuneration is not indicated as CTE, employees' service benefits or obligations are funded or co-funded in terms of the applicable prescripts or collective agreements.

    Notes Note: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department. Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00. Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 214. Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Western Cape Government on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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