SPECIALIST HERITAGE OFFICER: HERITAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SERVICES



  • Full Time
  • Western Cape, Cape Town

Agriculture Western Cape



Job Details
Offered Salary
R382 245 per annum (Level 09)
Qualifications
Master’s Degree
Industry
Agriculture
Reference
REF NO: CAS 11/2022
Centre
Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Western Cape Government
Enquiries
Mr M. Janse van Rensburg Tel No: (021) 483 9598
Where to submit application
at: www.westerncape.gov.za/jobs or https://westerncapegov.erecruit.com
Notes
Only applications submitted online at: www.westerncape.gov.za/jobs or https://westerncapegov.erecruit.co will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department. Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00. Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 214. Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.
Job Description
REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate Master’s Degree in Field of Archaeology, Paleontology, Geology, Meteorites, Heritage Conservation, Anthropology, Building Science or History; A minimum of 5 years relevant experience; A valid driving licence (Code B or higher). Note: People with disabilities that restrict driving abilities but have reasonable access to transport may also apply. Competencies: Knowledge of the following: National Heritage Resources Act; Heritage Resources Management policies and guidelines; Written and verbal communication skills; Related legislation in the heritage management process; Ability to synthesize and present complex scenarios. DUTIES : Processing most complex and advanced application for permits, impact assessment and appeals received in terms of the National Heritage Resources Act (Act 25 of 1999) and other relevant legislation; Develop proposals for the most complex cases for formal protection of Heritage Resources; Monitor and enforce compliance with most sensitive and intricate permits and conditions of impact assessments and other aspects of legislation; Provide professional/ technical assistance/ advice and undertake advocacy on heritage matters; Prepare the PHRA submission to the tribunals; Brief Counsel or State Prosecutor on the technical details with regards to court cases; Populate database as required; Ensure proper storage of Archaeological and Paleontological, Meteorite’s artifacts