Manager: Electricity

Amahlathi Local Municipality - Stutterheim, Eastern Cape

Full-Time | Municipality

Closing date yi 17 ka July 2020


  • A Diploma/B Tech degree in Electrical Engineering or Equivalent Qualification
  • Certificate in Project Management;
  • Registration as a Professional Technician / Technologist [ECSA]/ Registration as a candidate Project Manager [SACPCMP];
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the related field;
  • Municipal environment experience would be an advantageous;
  • Problem solving and analytical;
  • Knowledge of Local Government Legislations;
  • A valid code 8 driver’s license is a prerequisite.


  • Report to Director: Engineering Services;
  • Prepares reports to council via standing committee of the Amahlathi Municipality;
  • Deals with consumer queries timeously, concisely and professionally so as to maintain a healthy customer relationship;
  • Allocates the approved budget provision to the different divisions;
  • Monitor and controls expenditure;
  • Decides whether work should be carried out internally or outsourced;
  • Directs the activities of staff to keep the network in a safe state;
  • Inspects plant, workshops and equipment;
  • Monitors the loading on network through local measurements;
  • Analyse load recordings as to identify problem areas with a view to take corrective action;
  • Provide suppliers to various categories of consumers (installing the appropriate infrastructure and equipment;
  • Conducts brainstorming sessions with senior staff;
  • Conducts formal and informal staff appraisals;
  • Develops methods of improving staff output and any other duties attached to the post.

Additional Information

  • Interested persons should fill the application forms that are available at the Amahlathi Offices and website
  • The covering letter and the detailed CVs must be attached to the application forms together with certified copies of relevant certificates including ID, Drivers licence and submitted.
  • For enquiries please contact Ms. B. Mbelwana / T. Ndlamhlaba at (043) 492 1268
  • Closing Date: 17th July 2020 @ 15h30
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted and if you are not contacted within 30 days after the closing date, you may regard your application as unsuccessful.
  • It must be noted that Amahlathi Local Municipality reserves the right not to appoint in this position.
  • No faxed, e-mailed, incomplete and late application will be considered.
  • Canvassing with Councillors and whoever, is not permitted and proof thereof will result in disqualification.
  • Amahlathi Local Municipality is an equal opportunity employer and thus in terms of its approved Employment Equity Plan, persons from previously disadvantaged groups will be given preference.

Salary Scale

  • R498 991.00 – R647 719.00 per annum excluding benefits
  • TASK Grade 16

Fringe Benefits

  • Membership of Medical Aid, Pension, Provident or Retirement Fund;
  • Annual Leave, in accordance with the standard leaves regulations;
  • 13th Cheque after completion of one-year service;
  • Housing Subsidy scheme subject to certain conditions;
  • Study bursary and incentive scheme subject to certain conditions.

Application Form

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  • Deliver at: Amahlathi Local Municipality, Corporate Services Department, 14 Long Street, Stutterheim
  • Post applications to: Private Bag X 4002, STUTTERHEIM, 4930
Lomsebenzi ufakwe ngu Tebuho Moshoeshoe nge 30 ka June 2020