The following position has arisen within the City of Bulawayo:

1. Main Responsibilities /Job Summary
  • • Assumes full management responsibility for all Engineering Services Department functions, programmes, and operations.
  • • Formulates and implements departmental goals, objectives and priorities.
  • • Evaluates departmental methods and procedures.
  • • Develops and administers the department budget and approves expenditures.
  • • Attends and participates in professional group meetings and stays abreast of new trends and innovations in the field of engineering.
  • • Responds to difficult and sensitive citizen enquiries and complaints
  • • Assesses and monitors work load, administrative and support systems, and internal reporting relationships.
  • • Identifies opportunities for improvement, directs and implements changes.
2. Qualifications Requirements
  • • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering obtained from a reputable institution.
  • • Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
  • • Must be a corporate member of a recognised Engineering Institution.
  • • Clean class 4 driver’s licence.
3. Experience and Skills
  • • At least 10 years’ experience in local government or similar environment.
  • • Must have sound knowledge of the management of roads, potable water and sewage effluent in conformity with existing legislation.
  • • Must display a high degree of creativity, innovation and integrity.

The Package:

The City of Bulawayo offers an attractive package comprising a competitive salary plus a number of fringe benefits, details of which will be revealed to the shortlisted applicants.

Applications in envelopes clearly marked “Director of Engineering Services,” should be sent along with a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and copies of relevant academic/professional certificates supported by three professional traceable referees. .

Applications to be posted to

The Acting Human Capital Director

City of Bulawayo

P.O Box 558


OR Drop applications at:-

Ground Floor

Municipal Buildings (Tower Block)

L Takawira Mugabe & R G Mugabe


Not later than Thursday, 2 June 2022.

Advert No.11011

Thursday, 19 May 2022.


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