The Western Cape Government’s Mobility Department is seeking a highly qualified and dedicated individual to join their team as a Deputy Director of Fleet Repair and Maintenance. This role is critical in ensuring the efficient operation and maintenance of government transport services, contributing significantly to the management of state resources.

Job Details

Post: Deputy Director: Fleet Repair and Maintenance
Reference Number: MD 12/2024
Salary: R811,560 per annum (Level 11), all-inclusive salary package
Location: Western Cape Mobility Department, Western Cape Government
Closing Date: 22 April 2024

Minimum Requirements

  • Required Degree: An appropriate 3-year National Diploma or B-Degree (or a higher qualification).
  • Management Experience: A minimum of 3 years at the middle management level specifically in fleet management.
  • Driving License: Must possess a valid code B (or higher) driving license.
  • Experience in budget and financial management, human resource management, supply chain management, client services, and mechanical/technical/engineering or tender background.

Note: People with disabilities that restrict driving abilities, but who have reasonable access to transport, are encouraged to apply.

Competencies and Skills

  • Knowledge: Familiarity with the Public Finance Management Act, National Treasury Regulations, Provincial Treasury Instructions, and the Handbook for Government Motor Transport.
  • Skills: Strong communication, planning and organizing, problem solving and decision making, research, presentation, and computer literacy (MS Office package).

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee the daily activities of the Mobility Transport Repair and Maintenance (MT RM) client care centre.
  • Manage the GMT Repairs and Maintenance Coordination (RMC) section.
  • Supervise the GMT Quality Assurance (QA) section.
  • Control the GMT Related Supplier Management section and ensure timely payment of RiM invoices.
  • Handle policy and contract management along with providing management support services.
  • Oversee human capital management within the department.

How to Apply for Western Cape Mobility Department Vacancy

Applications must be submitted online through the Western Cape Government job portal

Ensure your application is submitted on or before the closing date, as late applications will not be accepted.

Contact for Enquiries

For any inquiries regarding the position, please contact Mr Y Ahmed at Tel No: (021) 467 4717.

This position offers an excellent opportunity to contribute to the Western Cape Government’s efforts in enhancing its transport services. The role promises not only a rewarding career but also a chance to make a significant impact in the public sector. Individuals looking to advance their careers in government fleet management should consider applying for this exciting role.