Free State Department of Public Works and Infrastructure: Artisan Production


Free State Provincial Government is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. It is our intention to promote representativity (race, gender and disability) in the Province through the filling of these posts and candidates whose appointment/promotion/transfer will promote representativity will receive preference.

APPLICATIONS : Head: Public Works, Human Resources Management Directorate. P.O Box 7551, Bloemfontein 9300 or Applications that are hand delivered must be brought at the Foyer of OR Tambo House where they must be placed in the appropriately marked box at: Security Ground Floor, OR Tambo House, St. Andrews Street, Bloemfontein. No Applications Will Be Accepted By Staff In Offices In The Building.

NOTE : Directions to applicants: Applications must be submitted on form Z.83, and must be accompanied by certified copies of qualifications (a transcript of results must be attached), driver's license, identity document and a C.V. (Separate application for every vacancy). Applications received after the closing date and those that do not comply with these instructions will not be considered. The onus is on the applicants to ensure that their applications are posted or hand delivered timeously. Candidates who possess foreign qualifications and/or short courses certificates must take it upon themselves to have their qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA), and must please attach proof of the level of their qualifications after evaluation. No e-mailed or faxed applications will be considered. Applicants are respectfully informed that if no notification of appointment is received within 4 months of the closing date, they must accept that their application was unsuccessful.


Directorate: Works Construction and Maintenance Regional Offices

SALARY : R190 653 per annum A basic salary (OSD)

CENTRE : Mangaung Region (X8 Posts)

Carpentry Ref No: PWI 20/19 (X2 Posts)

Bricklaying Ref No: PWI 20/20 (X2 Posts)

Welding Ref No: PWI 20/21 (X1 Post)

Tiling & Plastering Ref No: PWI 20/22 (X2 Posts)

Mechanical Ref No: PWI 20/23 (X1 Post)

Lejweleputswa/ Fezile Dabi Region (X6 Posts)

Plumbing Ref No: PWI 20/24 (X1 Post)

Carpentry Ref No: PWI 20/25 (X1 Post)

Bricklaying Ref No: PWI 20/26 (X2 Posts)

Electrical Ref No: PWI 20/27 (X1 Post)

Welding Ref No: PWI 20/28 (X1 Post)

REQUIREMENTS : A completed Apprenticeship and passed Trade Test in terms of the Provisions of Section 13(2) (h) of the Manpower Training Act of 1981, as amended or a Certificate issued under the Provision of the Repealed Section 27 of the same Act. Knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993) (OHS Act).

DUTIES : Render technical, production, operation and maintenance services. Implement according to client specification and within limits of production capability. Quality assurance of produced objects within the ambit of the specific trade the incumbent is required to render a production and maintenance services to: Inspect equipment and/or facilities for technical faults. Repair equipment and facilities according to standards. Test repair equipment and/or facilities against specifications. Service equipment and/or facilities according to schedule. Quality assure serviced and maintained equipment and/or facilities. Perform administrative and related functions: Compile and submit reports. Provide inputs to the operational plan. Keep and maintain job record/register. Supervise and mentor staff. Maintain expertise: Continuous individual development to keep up with technologies and procedures.

ENQUIRIES : Mr T Khumalo, Tel No: (051) 403 7850

CLOSING DATE : 30 November 2020

Post by DPSA