Our goal is to achieve specific employment equity targets as outlined in our Employment Equity Plan.
We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds, including White males and females, Coloured males and females, Indian males and females, as well as people with disabilities.
If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your application to the Department of Transport, either by mail at Private Bag X193, Pretoria, 0001, or in person at the 159 Forum Building, located at the corner of Struben and Bosman Street, Pretoria, attention Recruitment Unit, Room 4034.
The closing date for applications is October 27, 2023.
Please note that all applications must include a completed Z83 form, which can be obtained from any Public Service Department or downloaded from You should complete all sections of the Z83 form, including parts A, B, C, and D. Additionally, provide an updated comprehensive CV that includes detailed information about your previous work experience, including positions held and dates. Ensure that you include certified copies of all your qualifications and your ID document on the day of your interview.
If you have foreign qualifications, it’s your responsibility to have them evaluated by the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA).
The Department reserves the right not to fill the post. Shortlisted candidates will undergo a technical exercise to assess relevant technical elements of the job, with details to be communicated beforehand. Recommended candidates will also need to attend a generic managerial competency assessment. Please note that the National School of Governance (NGS) has introduced a compulsory SMS pre-entry certificate as Minimum Entry Requirements for Senior Management Services.
The successful candidate will be required to disclose registrable financial interests, sign a performance agreement, and an employment contract with the Director-General within three months from the date of assumption of duty. They must also be willing to sign an oath of secrecy with the Department.
Applicants should be available for selection interviews and assessments as determined by the Department. Offers of employment will be issued to successful candidates only after verification of educational qualifications, previous experience, citizenship, reference checks, and security vetting.
Please be aware that correspondence will only be conducted with short-listed candidates. Thank you for considering a career with the Department of Transport