DRIVER / MESSENGER REF NO: 3/2/1/2022/658

Office of the Surveyor-General
SALARY: R147 459 per annum (Level 04)
CENTRE: Eastern Cape (East London)

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 10 Certificate / Adult Basic Education and Training (ABET) qualification and a valid driver’s license. Minimum of 7 months relevant experience. Job-related knowledge: Knowledge of the city(ies) in which the function will be performed. Job-related skills: Organising skills, Good communication skills (written and verbal), Interpersonal skills, and Basic literacy. A reliable and creative individual who is prepared to work under pressure and as part of a team.

DUTIES: Drive light and medium vehicles to transport passengers and deliver other items (mail, documents, office equipment). Collect, distribute and control the movement of documents. Do routine maintenance on the allocated vehicle and report defects timely. Perform daily pre and post-trip vehicle inspections to ensure that the vehicle is always in the best condition. Complete all the required and prescribed records and logbooks with regard to the vehicle and the goods handled. Maintain accurate and up-to-date schedule trip sheets i.e. 20 log official trips, daily mileage. Collect and deliver documentation and related items in the Departmental / Branch or any other component within the Departmental related external parties. Ensure proper and secure control over the movement of documents. Assist in registry functions. File incoming correspondence and help trace the file. Copy and fax documents.

ENQUIRIES: Ms. NO Ngcaba Tel No: (043) 783 1400

APPLICATIONS: Applications can be submitted by post to: Private Bag X 9086, East London, 5201, or hand delivered during office hours to 1A Waverley Office Park, 31 – 33 Phillip Frame Road, Chiselhurst, East London 5206.

NOTE: African, Coloured, Indian, and White Males and Coloured, Indian and White Females and Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

CLOSING DATE: 25 November 2022 at 16:00

NOTE: The application must include only the completed and signed new Z83 Form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the DPSA website link:, and a detailed Curriculum Vitae. Certified copies of the Identity Document, Grade 12 Certificate, and the highest required qualifications as well as a driver’s license where necessary, will only be submitted by shortlisted candidates to Human Resources on or before the day of the interview date. Failure to do so will result in your application being disqualified.