DEPUTY DIRECTOR: WATER USE LISENCE AUTHORISATION
(WULA)REF NO: 141218/04
BRANCH : CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICE, SD: PROTO CMA
SALARY : R 826 053 per annum (Level 12) (All-inclusive package)
CENTRE : Uppervaal Catchment
REQUIREMENTS : A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Environmental Sciences or Built
environment. Three (3) to Five (5) years’ experience in Water Resource
Management. Knowledge and understanding of the National Water Act, 1998
(Act 36 of 1998) and its regulations and policies. Knowledge of development
plans established in terms of the Water Services Act, 1998(Act 108 of 1997).
Knowledge of the Public Service Act and Regulations. Knowledge of policy
development and implementation. Knowledge of Administration processes.
Knowledge of Human Resource information. Understanding of government
legislation. Financial management and knowledge of PFMA. Knowledge of
techniques and procedures for the planning and execution of operations.
Programme and Project management. Knowledge of relationship
management. Problem solving and analytical skills. Client Orientation and
Customer Focus. Communication, accountability and Ethical conduct and
DUTIES : Provide strategic and operational leadership to the Sub-Directorate. Manage
financial and human resource of the Sub-Directorate. Development and
implementation of business plans and operational plans and reporting on
performance. Management of the processing of application for water use
authorisations. Management of the administration related to water use
authorisations. Provision of inputs into applications for water use
authorisations. Review and amendments of water use licence. Auditing of
water use authorisations. Registration of water use authorisations. Promotion
and implementation of water conservation and water demand management.
Promotion of Water Allocation Reform including allocation of water to
Historically Disadvantages individuals. Ensure compliances with water and
environmental legislations through water use authorisation conditions.
Compile, manage and report on the statistics on water use authorisations.
Managing of Water Tribunal cases and related court cases.
Gauteng (Uppervaal Catchment): Please forward your applications quoting
the relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation,
Private Bag X350, Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver at 285 Bothongo Plaza
East, Francis Baard Street, 15th Floor ,Pretoria, 0001