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Electricity044 501 3277
Water and Sanitation044 501 3121
Fire / Rescue044 533 5000
Refuse Removal044 501 3216
Ambulance (Private)072 054 9110
Law Enforcement044 501 3240
Ambulance 10177
Bitou Municipality (Customer Care)044 501 3174/5
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Electricity 044 501 3277
Water and Sanitation 044 501 3121
Fire / Rescue 044 533 5000
Refuse Removal 044 501 3216
Ambulance (Private) 072 054 9110
Law Enforcement 044 501 3240
Ambulance 10177
Bitou Municipality (Customer Care) 044 501 3174/5

Engineering Services

Overview

The Engineering Services Department, previously known as Public Works, comprises five sections, namely: Water Quality Control, Project Managemnet, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Roads and Stormwater and Fleet Management

Head: Ms Pumla Ngqumshe
Tel: 044 501 3264
Fax: 086 570 5405
Email: pngqumshe@plett.gov.za

Performance Managemnet 

Secretary to Head: MSID
Miss. Estelle De Bruin
Tel: 044 501 3261
Email: edebruin@plett.gov.za

 

The Engineering Services Department comprises of five sections

  • Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
  • Fleet Management
  • Project Management
  • Roads and Stormwater
  • Water Quality Control

 

Electricity and Mechanical Engineering

Overview

Mission statement

To ensure a safe, effective, uninterrupted and economical electrical and mechanical engineering service  to the community within the municipal supply area.

Responsibilities

The fields of responsibility include:

  • Operations, Planned Maintenance and new service supplies
  • Operations and maintenance planning
  • Project Management
  • Financial Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Community Liaison
  • Job creation
  • IDP process
  • After hours services

Manager: Mr. Peter Harpestad
Tel: 044 501 3277
Fax: 044 533 3487
Email: pharpestad@plett.gov.za

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Fleet Management

Overview

The team comprises of a Fleet Supervisor , 3 x workshop mechanics and myself as Fleet Manager.  

  • We operate up to 150 vehicles at Bitou Municipality responsible for the service delivery to our communities.
  • The Fleet management department is responsible for the efficient and cost effective operations of Bitou Fleet.
  • Fleet management is responsible for the tracking and monitoring of all of its Fleet vehicles to ensure that operational optimisation and productivity is achieved.  
  • We monitor our fuel operational expense with a fuel management system provided to us by an outsourced service provider.
  • Fleet management work across all departments within Bitou municipality so as to procure  the correct vehicles moving forward to better enable us to serve our communities the way we should.

Fleet Manager: Sujeeth Sunkar
Tel: 044 501 3269
Email: ssunkar@plett.gov.za

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Project Management

Overview

Responsibilities of Project Management are the following:

  • Financial Management
  • Project Identification / Feasibility process
  • Contract Administration
  • Programme / Project Management
  • Monitoring MIG Database
  • Project Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Operations and Planned Maintenance
  • Project-based capacity building

Manager Project Management: Mr. Omar Essa
Tel: 044 501 3264
Fax: 044 533 3487
Email: oessa@plett.gov.za

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Roads and Stormwater

Overview

The roads section is primarily responsible for the maintenance and rehabilitation of the Municipal paved and unpaved roads within the Bitou area. The Storm water division is primarily responsible for the maintenance and construction of storm water infrastructure within the Bitou Municipal jurisdiction.

Manager: Mr. Phillip Dietzsch
Tel: 044 501 3266
Fax: 086 528 6193
Email:  dietzsch@plett.gov.za

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Water Quality Control

Overview

The Water Quality Control department is mainly responsible for the continual supply of good healthy water to all the Bitou residents and to ensure that water quality complies with the South African National Standards (SANS 241). The department is also responsible for the control of pollution in the environment and our water resources.

Vision

The vision of the Water Quality Control Department is to strive to the best of its abilities to comply with the vision of Bitou municipality, “to be the best together”, by playing an active and leading role with regards to service delivery and to the development of the community and inter-departmental relations. Our Vision therefore is that this service be regarded as a leader in the field of Water Purification and Waste Water purification in all spheres of local governance.

Goal

To ensure access to basic Water &Sanitation services for all resident communities in Bitou.

Manager: Mr P Lombard
Tel: 044 501 3121
Fax: 044 533 5716
Email: plombard@plett.gov.za

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Last published 20 April 2017