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Operating Division : Transnet NPA
Position Title : Building Inspector
Employee Group : Permanent
Department : Property Mngt
Location : Durban
Reporting To : Facilities Manager
Grade Level : G
Reference Number : 10157336

Position Purpose :
To conduct inspections of buildings and/or structures within the Port of Durban to ensure compliance with national building
standards and South African building regulations, to monitor maintenance on structures and to ensure that structures comply
with approved plans.

Position outputs :
1. Inspect buildings and foundations during and after construction for structural quality, general safety and conformance to
specifications and codes.
2. Maintain daily logs and supplement inspection records with photographs.
3. Review and interpret plans, site layouts, specifications, and construction: methods to ensure compliance to legal
requirements and safety regulations.
4. Inspect and monitor construction sites to ensure adherence to safety standards, building codes, and specifications

Qualifications & Experience :
1. Standard equivalent to a senior certificate
2. A three (3) year tertiary education, at an accredited educational institution, in one of the following building disciplines:

(a) Civil engineering;
(b) Structural engineering;
(c) Architecture;
(d) Construction Management;
(e) Quantity Surveying
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in the building industry
• Valid Driver’s licence (Code 08)

Competencies :

Competencies Required:
•Time management
•Customer engagement
•Computer literate
Knowledge required:
•Working knowledge of the National Building Regulations.
•Working knowledge of SANS 10400 ·
•Knowledge of construction methods
•Knowledge of building standards

Skills Required:
•Use of precision tools (to measure plans and structures on site)
• Ability to read and interpret building plans
• Ability to compile work specifications
• Report writing
• Maintenance management
• Quantity measurement
• Quality Control

How To Apply?

Apply Here For This Opportunity

The closing date is on 12.07.2019. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application
before the closing date of the advertisement.
Note: if you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of this advertisement please consider your
application as unsuccessful

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