DWS looking to appoint new Director General: Applications OPEN!

by | Sep 21, 2021 | Stakeholders


The Department of Water and Sanitation has put out the call for applications to fill the post of the Director-General. For more details on the position and instructions on how to apply please go to: https://wisa.org.za/job/director-general-department-of-water-and-sanitation-ref-no-081021-01/

In brief the candidate must have an undergraduate qualification as well as an appropriate post-graduate qualification (NQF level 8) as recognised by SAQA, in Science and Engineering with preferred specialization in Water Engineering. At least eight (8) to ten (10) years proven experience in a senior managerial and leadership position of which three (3) years must be with any organ of State as defined in the Constitution, Act 108 of 1996. A pre-entry certificate obtained from the National School of Government (NSG) is required prior to the appointment serving before Cabinet.

The contract is for a 5 year period with remuneration of R1 978 533 per annum, An all-inclusive remuneration package, consisting of a basic salary (70% of the total remuneration package), State’s contribution to the Government Employees Pension Fund (13% of basic salary) and a flexible portion that may be structured in terms of applicable rules and guidelines.

Applications close: 4 October 2021