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Applications are invited from suitably qualified, experienced, self-motivated and task oriented individuals to fill the above position that has arisen within the Engineering and Technical Services Department.

The incumbent should be a team player who is sober mannered, responsible, adaptive, innovative and technology-embracing, hands-on character of sound supervisory skills possessing the following minimum qualifications and skills:

> A National Certificate in Civil Engineering from a ZimCHE-recognised institution or in-house training certificate from the Department of Roads.
> 5 ‘0’ Levels including English and Mathematics (distinct advantage)
> Computer literate with knowledge Word and Excel being mandatory.
> A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a similar position.

> At least two (2) years’ experience in a road construction and maintenance environment.
> A clean class 4 drivers’ license is a must.
> Thorough knowledge of methods, equipment and materials used in road construction maintenance operations
> Knowledge of safety practices in road construction and maintenance work; > Knowledge of budgeting techniques;
> Knowledge of the principles of supervision, training and personnel management.
> Ability to:
o Plan, organize and administer extensive road construction and maintenance program;
o Coordinate and direct the work of a large staff engaged in a variety of road maintenance and repair activities;
o Understand and interpret engineering plans and specifications;
Prepare reports and correspondence;
o Maintain accurate records;
o Establish and maintain effective working relationships with a wide spectrum of stakeholders

The incumbent will be reporting to the Roads Technician and will be responsible for:
> Construction & Maintenance of road network in Mutare City.
> Operation and management of the Asphalt Plant.
> Ensuring that roads-related customer complaints are redressed timeously.
> Supervision of contract employees, contractors and developers on all road works within the city.
> Supervision of sub-ordinates and appraisals thereof as well as maintaining discipline and customer care in the division
> Ensuring quality of all road works whilst conforming to health and safety policies, regulations and standards.
> Any other duties within reason as may be assigned by immediate supervisor or head of Department (H.o.D)

How to apply

Applicants should submit six (6) certified copies of academic and professional certificates and their CVs to the office of the Town Clerk no later than 12th of June 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing will automatically disqualify candidates.

Civic Centre
PO Box 910

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