Position: Engineer

Department:   Water and Sanitation
Division: Strategic & Functional Planning
Salary: R 520 320 to R 713 808 p.a. (plus benefits)
Core Responsibilities:

·         Manage an administrative function in the area planning office to meet predetermined requirements and ensure that departmental demands are met in the short to medium term

·         Ensure effective implementation and integration of engineering management frameworks and prepare monthly reports for the Chief Engineer

·         Advise on engineering plans and projects for the area of accountability by checking and approving engineering submissions from subordinates

·         Check, support / not support and send written comments on all development applications to Chief Engineer for assessment, such as written comments on township establishment, rezoning, subdivision, consolidation and consent use

·         Provide overall direction in terms of engineering management in respects of all new developments and impacts on infrastructure

·         Engage with Chief engineer on risk and compliance matters and keep updated with latest policies, regulations, instructions and guidelines


Minimum Requirements:

·         B Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent qualification

·         Professional registration with ECSA

·         Valid Code B driver’s license

·         Computer literacy

·         Note: The successful candidate who does not have the NQF Level 5 Finance Management qualification will be required to obtain it within 18 months, in terms of the National Treasury Requirement.

Interested candidates whose background and experience match these challenging and exciting positions are invited to apply using an online application form attached to the advertisement on the website of the City of Ekurhuleni

Enquiries: Tel: 0860 54 3000; E-mail:

Candidates may be requested to submit proof of the NQF level applicable to the qualifications they have obtained.

Should candidates not be informed of the outcome of the application within six weeks of the closing date, it should be regarded as having been unsuccessful. The City of Ekurhuleni subscribes to the principles of the Employment Equity Act and reserves the right not to appoint.