COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OFFICER: LOWER VAAL WMA in Kimberley (Lower Vaal Proto-CMA), 05 August 2016



*Position Title:


*Ref No:



Kimberley (Lower Vaal Proto-CMA)

*Position Type: 



R171 069 per year, Level 06

*Job Description:

  • Liaise closely and provide support to water stakeholders including, farmers (both commercial and emerging), all spheres of government, industries, local communities and other external institutions.
  • Providing advice and support to the institutional development function of water resource management.
  • Assist in the establishment, co-ordination and management of Catchment For and Water User Associations.


  • Grade 12 certificate.
  • Two (2) to four (4) years’ experience in the field of Community Development, Development Studies, Economic, Human or Social Science will be an added advantage.
  • The appropriate candidate must have the knowledge of water related legislation, policies and practice.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Have understanding of 58 water resources programmes.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.
  • The candidate must be able to work independently or in a team.
  • Must have proven experience in community or rural development as well as interacting with other spheres of Government.
  • Must have the ability to manage conflict through a transparent and participatory approach, solve complex project related problems, interpret and apply legislation, policy and strategy.
  • Have a sound understanding of integrated water resource management.
  • A valid driver’s licence is essential (a certified copy must be attached) Willingness to travel extensively and work irregular hours.
  • The candidate will be expected to possess excellent presentation, research, time management and project management skills.

*How to Apply:

For Centre: Kimberley (Lower Vaal Proto-CMA): please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number to the Provincial Head: Gauteng, Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X995, Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver to 285 Francis Baard, Bothongo Plaza East, Pretoria.

For attention: Mr S Nevhorwa (012) 392 1324.

*Contact Information:

Mr PS Nevhorwa

☎ Tel: (012) 392 1324

*Closing Date:

05 August 2016.time 16H00

*Additional Information:

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