Department of Public Works Programme 2022

There are various positions available such as Senior Admin, Cleaner, General Foreman and much more. Department of Public Works is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.


Department of Public Works Programme Advert

  • Location: Gauteng
  • Company: Department of Public Works
  • Closing Date: Friday, 24 June 2022 – 12:00

People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Senior Admin Officer: Scm Acquisition – Property and Facilities Management

REF NO: 2022/203


  • A three-year tertiary qualification (NQF Level 6) in Supply Chain Management/ Purchasing Management/ Business Management/ Economics/ Finance / Administration / Management Sciences, Logistics.
  • Relevant experience in Procurement/Supply Chain Management. Knowledge of Supply Chain Management Framework, procurement related legislation, including the Public Finance Management Act, Code of Conduct for Supply Chain Management Practitioners, Treasury Regulations and Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act and Preferential Procurement Regulations.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, the ability to manage confidential information, advanced interpersonal and diplomacy skills, problem-solving skills, decision making skills, numeracy and computer literacy are all advantageous.
  • Must be prepared to travel and willing to adapt to a work schedule in accordance with operational requirements

General Foreman Cleaning Service

REF NO: 2022/204


  • Senior Certificate/Grade 12 certificate, computer literate.
  • Communication and basic numeracy, interpersonal relations, administrative skills.
  • Exposure to cleaning chemicals and hazardous working conditions.
  • Knowledge of cleaning methods, chemicals and cleaning material and ability to write report.

Cleaner: Facility Management

REF NO: 2022/205


  • Senior Certificate/ Grade 12, ABET 2, 3, 4, Standard 8 or Grade 10 or equivalent qualifications.
  • Good interpersonal skills, basic communication and literacy.
  • Ability to perform routine tasks.
  • Knowledge on usage of cleaning materials.

How to Apply to Department of Public Works

Kindly take note that with effect from 01 January 2021, DPSA approved the new Z83 Application Form (obtainable from any Public Service department); applicants are requested to use the new application form as failure to do so will result in their application being disqualified.

The Z83 form must be signed when submitted, To streamline the recruitment process to be more responsive to the public, as well as to create more protective measures during the pandemic by avoiding over-crowding and curb the costs incurred by applicants such measures should include the following regarding certification: Advertisement and accompanying notes must clearly capture the requirements for the certification to reflect that applicants, Please don’t note that applicants are not required to submit copies of qualifications and other relevant documents on application but must submit the Z83 and a detailed Curriculum Vitae.

The communication from HR of the department regarding requirements of certified documents will be limited to shortlisted candidates. Therefore, only shortlisted candidates for a post will be required to submit certified documents on or before the day of the interview following communication from HR.

The application for employment Form (Z83) provides under the sectional “additional information” that candidates who are selected for interviews will be requested to furnish additional certified information that may be requested to make a final decision. It must be borne in mind that when a document is certified as a true copy of an original, the certifier only confirms it being a true copy of the original presented.

Therefore, the certification process does not provide validation of the authenticity of the original document. The validation occurs when the documents are verified for authenticity.

Regulation 67 (9) requires the executive authority to ensure that he or she is fully satisfied of the claims being made and these read with Regulations (57) (c) which requires the finalization of Personnel Suitability Checks in order to verify claims and check the candidate for purpose of being fit and proper for employment.

Applications not complying with the above will be disqualified. Should you not have heard from us within the next months, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

Note: It is the responsibility of all applicants to ensure that foreign and other qualifications are evaluated by SAQA. Recognition of prior learning will only be considered on submission of proof by candidates.

Kindly note that appointment will be subject to verification of qualifications and a security clearance. Faxed or late applications will NOT be accepted. Shortlisted candidates must be willing to undergo normal vetting and verification processes.

Should you not have heard from us within the next 3 months, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

ERRATUM: Kindly note that the following post was advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular 18 dated 20 May 2022, Photocopier Operator: Registry Ref No: 2022/192, Centre: Cape Town Regional Office, has been withdrawn.


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