OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR GRADE I in Pretoria, 01 February 2016



*Position Title:


*Ref No:




*Position Type: 



R158 985 per year

*Job Description:

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Provide secretarial services to the Directors.
  • Answer and record telephone calls / facsimile and e-mail activity on behalf of the Director as well as screen telephone calls.
  • Record and respond to queries from the public and personnel in the Department.
  • Receive documentation, acknowledge receipt, apply and allocate a file number, record data into computer system and file documentation appropriately.
  • Perform document tracking for all documents.
  • Maintain strict confidentially when working with documentation related to staff members and other Matters.
  • Act as a relief to support the Chief Director and other Directors in the unit as and when required.
  • Perform general office administration, e.g. Send and receive faxes, e-mails, receive and dispatch items and do photocopying.
  • Type letters, agendas, minutes and other correspondence.
  • Administer travel arrangements.
  • Provide secretarial support for meetings.
  • Keep and maintain a leave register for the Directorate.
  • Assist in organising meetings, workshops, seminars and conferences.
  • Prepare for meetings (arrange venues, refreshments, electronic equipment and all other logistical requests).
  • Stock refreshment supplies for the office and serve refreshments to the Director and visitors.
  • Keep circulars and all relevant HR, Finance and Supply Chain Management policies updated.


A 3 year National Diploma in Office Administration with one (1) year experience or Grade 12 with 4 years of relevant experience.

Note: The following will serve as 20 recommendations:

  • Basic Computer Literacy Certificate as well as an Administration Skills (Basic) Certificate.
  • Experience and ability to work with people.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Ability to communicate with all cultures at all levels.
  • Positive, open and friendly disposition in all communication.
  • Confidence, confidentiality and reliability.
  • Computer literacy (Corel and Microsoft Office, Internet and E-mail).
  • Ability to handle documents and correspondence.
  • Ability to maintain client satisfaction, both internal and external.
  • Willingness to work under pressure and irregular working hours.

*How to Apply:

Department of Transport, Private Bag X193, Pretoria, 0001 of hand deliver at the Forum Building, Cnr Struben and Bosman Street, Pretoria for attention Recruitment Unit, Room 4034.

*Contact Information:

Ms Ntombi Masilela

☎ Tel: 012 309 3104

*Closing Date:

01 February 2016


*Additional Information:

Employees are reminded to quote the relevant reference numbers/post number when applying for these posts.

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