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BASIC SALARY: R417 967 to R439 466 PER ANNUM – REF NO: SPE 31/21


  • A National Diploma or first degree in Quantity Surveying/Building or Civil Engineering
  • Two (2) to five (5) years’ appropriate experience
  • Computer literate with a minimum intermediate proficiency level of skill in MS Office Suite
  • MS Project suite would be highly advantageous
  • SAP proficiency would be a preference
  • Valid Code B (08) driver’s licence and the ability to travel within the boundaries of the City to sites and beyond.

Key performance areas:

  • Accountability in terms of the Quantity Surveying Professions Act 2000 (Act 49 of 2000) for all work and decisions of a Quantity Surveying nature performed under its jurisdiction
  • Ensuring compliance with the Construction Industry Development Board Act (Act 38 of 2000)
  • Valuing, negotiating, agreeing, certifying and approving contractor and consultant payments under minimal supervision of a limited value within the approved contract sums, terms and conditions
  • Verifying under minimal supervision that construction tender and contract documentation prepared under its jurisdiction is in compliance with the construction regulations in terms of the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Ability to perform duties adequately under supervision of a Professional Quantity Surveyor or Project Manager.

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Closing date: 20 August 2021

  • Please quote the reference number of the vacancy in all communications.
  • Certified copies of qualifications must be available on request.
  • Copies of supporting documents will not be returned.
  • Kindly note that applications will not be acknowledged in writing.
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  • No late applications will be considered.
  • If no notification of appointment is received within three (3) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Desired Skills:

  • Computer literate with a minimum intermediate proficiency level of skill in MS Office Suite
  • SAP proficiency would be a preference
  • MS Project suite would be highly advantageous

Desired Work Experience:

  • 2 to 5 years Systems / Network Administration

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Diploma

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