Project Manager at City of Cape Town


The City of Cape Town promotes and applies the principles of employment equity. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.





  • BTech Diploma in Project Management AND National Diploma (Electrical Engineering)
  • Minimum of five (5) years of post-graduate or directly applicable and acceptable experience in a power distribution system and project management environment with exposure to a wide range of technologies
  • Code B driving license
  • Extensive exposure to a design and project management environment
  • In-depth knowledge of electrical distribution equipment
  • Good knowledge of security legislation and practices
  • Excellent project management skills
  • A high level of computer knowledge
  • Extensive exposure to a project management environment.

Key performance areas:

  • Develop frameworks to guide the implementation of multiple projects, including coordinating project processes to ensure collaboration and integration across multiple business units and stakeholders
  • Perform project monitoring and evaluation functions such as monitoring and reporting on issues related to budget, performance, impact and risks in relation to plans, objectives, targets and project indicators
  • Manage the project portfolio of the project implementation division, including monitoring project readiness for all projects, monitoring cash flow and participating in monthly project coordination meetings by area
  • Manage specific transversal or territorial projects
  • Participate in the contractual management of the section
  • Coordinate specific administrative and reporting requirements such as writing detailed technical reports on specialist investigations as well as project progress and funding.

Please apply online at [URL Removed] (external candidates) or via the SAP portal (internal candidates), unless otherwise specified.

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Deadline: March 25, 2022

  • Please quote the vacancy reference number in all communications.
  • Certified copies of qualifications should be available upon request.
  • Copies of supporting documents will not be returned.
  • Please note that nominations will not be acknowledged in writing.
  • Visit our website at [URL Removed]
  • No late application will be considered.
  • If no nomination notification is received within three (3) months of the closing date, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.

Desired skills:

  • Electrical engineering
  • Engineering
  • Project management

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