DPSA Circular Vacancies

Artisan Chief

Job Title: Artisan Chief Grade A: Drawing Office – IC Section
Reference Number: NAVAL/52/44/23/13
Salary: Grade A: R434,787 – R494,619 per annum
Centre: Naval Base Simon’s Town: Facilities Division


  • Appropriate Trade Test Certificate
  • 10 Years Post Qualification Experience as an Artisan/Artisan Foreman
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Detailing of design drawings, writing of Specifications/Statements of Works
  • Report writing and repair investigations
  • Good knowledge of computer-aided design
  • Excellent ability with detail design drawings
  • Project Management experience, technical design, and analysis knowledge
  • Knowledge of legal compliance
  • Technical report writing and technical consulting
  • Ability to assess work unit performance data quantitatively and qualitatively
  • Ability to handle emergency challenges during and after working hours
  • Adaptability to unforeseen changes and requirements
  • Familiarity with Design environment procedures
  • Proficiency in MS Office packages, particularly Excel
  • Effective communication (written & verbal) in English
  • Advanced analytical thinking, research, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Leadership, supervision, management, financial management, teamwork, and creative skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills


  • Surveying of Sites
  • Preparation of Working Drawings
  • Updating “As Built” Drawings
  • Undertaking Drawing Office Duties
  • Team Leader duties in respect of the Drawing Office


Cdr H.J. Visser
Tel No: (021) 787 5237

Ms A.M. Kau-Tsoanyane, SA Navy, Private Bag X1, Simon’s Town, 7995
Hand Deliver: SA Navy, Cole Point Reception, St George’s Street, Simon’s Town

Statutory requirements apply (Appropriate Trade Test).

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