Sunday , February 25 2024

Department of Health Data Capture Vacancies – Assistant Director Environmental Health

Website  Department of Health

Job Description:

The Department of Health is registered with the Department of Labour as a designated Employer and the filling of the following posts will be in line with the Employment Equity Act (including people with disabilities).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage and facilitate the rendering of a comprehensive Port Health Services.
  • Ensure a safe environment for travelers using the point of entry.
  • Manage and supervise staff and resources.
  • Manage and ensure implementation of the International Health Regulations (2005) and all relevant Port Health related legislation.
  • Develop and monitor rapid response plans for emergencies, including public health contingency plans Update and share routine protocols for routine and urgent communication and collaboration during public health emergencies.
  • Manage risk and Audit queries.

Job Requirements:

  • Good command of Microsoft office package.
  • Technical and practical knowledge of Environmental Health and Port Health.
  • Knowledge of the Legislative and policy framework informing the field of work of Port Health as well as ability to interpret and implement all relevant legislation.
  • Must  be willing to work overtime and travel extensively.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Qualification & Experience:

  • National Diploma/Bachelor Degree recognised by SAQA at NQF Level 6 in Environmental Health and current registration as an Environmental Health Practitioner with HPCSA. At least five (5) years’ experience in Environmental Health and Port Health of which three (3) years must be at supervisory position.
  • Experience in Port Health would be an advantage Interpersonal and good communication skills (both written and verbal).

Job Details:

Company: Department of Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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