Municipal Manager

David Nthau
057 733 2162

David Nthau matriculated from Thuto-Tiro Comprehensive School in 1991. He then obtained his National Diploma in Personnel Management from Vaal Triangle Technikon (currently known as Vaal University of Technology) in 1995. He also completed a B-tech degree in Human Resources in 1998 from Vaal University of Technology. He is currently studying for LLB Degree with UNISA.

He began working for Isis College as a lecturer in Vanderbijpark from 1996 to 1997and joined the Department of Correctional Services from 1999 to 2008, and occupied positions of Correctional Officer and Unit Manager respectively. In 2008 he joined LONMIN Platinum mineas the Human Capital Administrator. He then got employed by Metsimaholo Local Municipality as a Senior Labour Relations Officer in 2009 to 2013. From 2012 to 2015 he worked for Masilonyana Local Municipality as Director: Corporate Services. He was employed by Masilonyana Local Municipality in 2015 as the Municipal Manager.

 Key performance areas:

Lead and manage staff within the Department to enable them to meet their objectives; Render consulting services to administrative management as well as the political structure ; Lead and manage the legal section so that the Council is proactively protected and that by-laws and other legal documents are suitably drafted; Lead and manage the Secretariat Services so that the Council is provided with an effective committee service, its resolutions are executed and that general council administration operates efficiently; Manage and Coordinate the flow of information and correspondence from internal and external sources; Oversee the implementation of the Labour Relations Acts, Basic Conditions of Employment Equity and Skills Development Acts, as well as plans developed for the legislation; Develop a performance management system for the Municipality, Manage the Human Resources and the labour relations of the Municipality.