The George Local Municipality is extending an invitation for applications for the artisan plumber vacancy. As the municipality seeks to bolster its team, it calls upon dedicated individuals to contribute to its dynamic workforce. The role of an Artisan Plumber within the municipality is integral, ensuring the seamless functioning of plumbing systems.

From routine maintenance to prompt repairs, the craftsmanship of the selected candidate will significantly enhance the well-being of their community. If you are eager to make a substantial impact and flourish within a collaborative setting, we warmly encourage you to submit your application today for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy.

Artisan Plumber Vacancy at George Local Municipality

  • Position: Artisan: Plumber – George (Permanent)
  • Reference: 3013859
  • Probation Period: 6 months
  • Enquiries: Contact Tahseen Raiman at 044 801 9354.
  • Closing Date: June 12, 2024, at 4:30 PM

Requirements for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Artisan Plumbing Trade Certificate
  • 3 to 5 years of experience post-apprenticeship
  • Valid Code EB Driver’s License

Core Professional Competencies for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Efficiently managing tasks and responsibilities
  • Effective problem-solving abilities
  • Strategic planning and organizational skills
  • Commitment to maintaining quality standards

Functional Competencies for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Adherence to workplace safety protocols
  • Possessing discipline-specific skills

Public Service Orientation Competencies for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Focused on delivering exceptional service
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Clear and effective communication abilities
  • Dedicated to customer satisfaction and service excellence

Personal Competencies for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Proactive in taking action
  • Demonstrating resilience in challenging situations
  • Holding oneself accountable and maintaining ethical conduct
  • Willingness to learn and adapt

Management/Leadership Competencies for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Setting clear direction for oneself and others
  • Making a positive impact and influencing outcomes

Perks of the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Comprehensive Medical Aid coverage provided
  • Pension plan benefits available
  • Housing Allowance offered (subject to specified criteria)
  • Enjoy a 13th Cheque bonus
  • Group Life Insurance provided for added security

Duties for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Ensure adherence to installation and safety protocols, maintaining quality workmanship standards
  • Maintain the water distribution network, replacing meters and making necessary connections
  • Regularly inspect and maintain valves, conducting necessary repairs and replacements
  • Preserve water pipes’ serviceability during replacements, ensuring they remain in good condition
  • Implement scheduled maintenance procedures to ensure uninterrupted functionality of the water reticulation system
  • Detect and repair faults promptly to minimize service disruptions
  • Adhere to departmental guidelines and regulatory requirements during operations
  • Exercise financial control over procurement processes
  • Provide training and support to personnel, addressing deviations and implementing corrective measures to enhance productivity
  • Facilitate effective communication channels to ensure the seamless operation of the sewer network
  • Ensure compliance with statutory regulations
  • Maintain administrative sequences, including reporting requirements and approval procedures, while providing accurate correspondence responses

Conditions for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Expected to work in diverse weather conditions
  • Availability required beyond standard working hours for emergencies and scheduled overtime
  • Must be on standby as needed
  • Ability to manage stress and work effectively under pressure
  • Strong interpersonal skills and effective communication abilities
  • Able to communicate in at least two of the Western Cape’s official languages
  • Demonstrates strong leadership and effective people management abilities
  • Possesses excellent organizational skills
  • Reliable and trustworthy in all responsibilities
  • Driven to meet specific deadlines and timeframes consistently

Application Process for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • All applications must be submitted electronically via the E-recruitment site.
  • Access the E-recruitment site through the George Municipality website,, under Job Portal.
  • Applicants are required to register and complete the online application process.
  • The deadline for online submissions is June 12, 2024, at 4:30 PM.

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Note for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy:

  • Before completing the online application, applicants are advised to review the Assisting Guidelines available on the website under Job Portal.
  • To track the status or progress of their application, applicants should refer to their “Inbox” tab on the Portal.
  • It’s essential to verify that all profile information is accurate and all required documents are attached before submitting the job application.
  • Applicants must truthfully and comprehensively complete all mandatory profile fields.
  • Ensure that the following documents are submitted under the correct field titles:
    • A detailed CV outlining full employment history, including positions held, time periods, and duties.
    • All applications must include certified copies (not older than 6 months) endorsed by a Commissioner of Oaths.
    • Relevant qualifications and a valid identity document must accompany the application. If applicable, include a driver’s license and registration with a professional body.
    • Only online applications will be considered and accepted.
  • Disqualification will occur if:
    • Required documents are not submitted or fraudulent documents are provided.
    • Attempting to influence Councillors or officials.
    • Not following the instructions outlined in the advertisement.

Note for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy: Shortlisted candidates may undergo screening and vetting processes.

Applicants agree to background checks, including reference and other relevant checks, by applying for the position.

Apply now for the Artisan Plumber Vacancy at George Local Municipality.