Environmental Health

Department: Health
Branch: Environmental Health
Designation: Environmental Health Practitioner (Region B)
Salary Range: R28 840.06 pm (basic salary excluding benefits)

Appointment Requirements:
 National Diploma in Environmental Health (NQF level 6);
 Registered with Health Professional Council of South Africa as an independent practitioner;
 Must be a qualified law enforcement officer;
 1 – 3 years’ relevant experience in an Environmental Health environment; and
 Must have a valid code 8 driver’s license.

Primary Function Coordination, investigation, inspection, monitoring, evaluation, reporting and
compliance enforcement procedures, related to the environment. Distribute information; educate as
well as advice on practices that negatively impacts in the environment. Implement measures to
prevent and control risk in order to ensure the provision of a clean and healthy environment
conducive to and supporting a better quality of life in the City of Johannesburg.

Key Performance Areas: Conduct inspections and investigations of residential, commercial or other
occupied premises and/or open spaces and or public facilities to determine compliance to by–law and
statutory legislation. Enforce specific procedures and measures on residents, commercial and
industrial business. Participate in the initiation, planning and identifying projects role plyers and target
group in the provisions of awareness and educational programmes on environment approaches and
healthy living to the community.

Coordinate specific administrative and reporting requirement associated with key performance areas and results indicators. Management of Institutions. Leading Competencies: Accountability. Must be able to work under pressure.
Core Competencies: Computer literacy, strong decision, time management, communication, conflict
management and analytical thinking skills required.

This is an employment equity targeted position and preference will be given to Indian/White
Males and Indian/White Females including People with Disabilities.
Contact Person: Mathapelo Nare
Tel No: (011) 407 6396
Workplace: Region B
All applications will be through the website using this link:
Health – Environmental Health Practitioner (Region B)


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