Lo msebenzi uphelelwe. Closing date yawo ibi nge 17 ka January 2022.

Contract Administrator: Land Transport Contracts, Ref No. TPW 155/2021

Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works - Cape Town, Western Cape

Full-Time | Government

Closing date yi 17 ka January 2022

Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works Contract Administrator: Land Transport Contracts, Ref No. TPW 155/2021 Cape Town


  • The Department of Transport and Public Works, Western Cape has an opportunity for a suitably qualified and competent individual to manage the administrative processes for the implementation of modal contracts in the Western Cape Province.


  • An appropriate 3-year tertiary qualification (National Diploma/B-Degree or higher qualification);
  • A minimum of 3 year contract administration or contract development experience;
  • Recommendation: Working knowledge of project management processes.

Skills & Competencies

  • Public Administration;
  • Supply Chain Management;
  • Project Management;
  • Applicable legislative and regulatory requirements in the development of Public Transport projects;
  • Administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint), managing files and records, designing forms and other office procedures and terminology;
  • Information Management systems;
  • Communication (written and verbal) skills;
  • Proven computer literacy.


  • Provide high level administrative support services to the sub-directorate Transport Development in order to achieve the strategic objectives of the component;
  • Active administrative participation on Public Transport projects;
  • Evaluate contract performance against contract measures to calculate service providers payments and to determine performance by using compliance monitoring;
  • Assist with sound financial administration of the component;
  • Coordinate logistical arrangements for meetings when required;
  • Respond to general enquiries received via telephone, email and written correspondence from internal and external stakeholders, find resolutions or refer to correct official;
  • Highlight need for intervention/evaluation for chronic non-compliance.

Additional Information

  • Only applications submitted online will be accepted.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes.
  • These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department.
  • The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.
  • Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00.
  • Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 202.
  • Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.


  • R261 372 per annum (Salary level 7)

Note on remuneration

  • Cost-to-employer (CTE) remuneration packages for certain occupation-specific dispensations (OSD), the middle-management service (MMS) and contract positions are inclusive of all costs related to service benefits or obligations including basic salary, 13th cheque, medical assistance, housing assistance, pension-fund contributions, etc.
  • MMS remuneration packages are flexible and may be individually structured as prescribed.
  • Where remuneration is not indicated as CTE, employees' service benefits or obligations are funded or co-funded in terms of the applicable prescripts or collective agreements.


  • Ms L Rautenbach at (021) 483 6904

Lo msebenzi uphelelwe. Closing date yawo ibi nge 17 ka January 2022.

Lo msebenzi ufakwe ngu Tebuho Moshoeshoe nge 26 ka November 2021