Technical Services Department

Mr. Siyabonga Mngadi is the General Manager for the Technical Services Department. He has over 08 Years’ experience at management level and over 5 years’ experience at Senior Management level. He has great experience within the local government environment having worked as a General Manager Technical Services in the disestablished Ezinqoleni Municipality for 5 years. 


About Technical Services Department


The Technical Services Business Unit is responsible for all infrastructure development & maintenance of such infrastructure to ensure the wellbeing of the communities in the jurisdiction of Umdoni. The Units function includes: -

         Roads & Stormwater

         Waste Management

         Human Settlements

         Fleet Management

         Project Management



Roads & Stormwater – This section is responsible for: -


         Ensuring infrastructure for economic development through the provision of functional roads & stormwater

         Maintenance of the Urban Road Network

         Maintenance of the Rural Roads Network

         Maintenance of the Umdoni Stormwater Management System


Waste Management – This section is responsible for: -


         Ensuring that Waste generated is collected, removed and disposed of

         Place communal skips at various strategic points in various peri-urban and emptying thereof

         Litter Picking

         Street Sweeping

         Cleaning of Public Ablutions

         Run recycling projects for environmental awareness


Human Settlements – This section is responsible for: -


         Housing Consumer education

         Tenants awareness programmes

         Handling issues pertaining to Housing subsidies

         National Housing Needs Register

         Rental Housing Tribunal

         RDP Housing Projects Management


Fleet Management Unit – This section is responsible for: -


         Minimize Risks associated with the Umdoni vehicle investment

         Improving efficiency, productivity and reducing overall transportation & Staff costs

         Fleet Management Mechanical Workshop

         Fuel Management

         Health & Safety of Municipal Fleet


Project Management Unit – This section is responsible for: -


         Provision, development, extension of infrastructural Networks

         To design, develop, improve and maintain a safe and efficient road network so as to satisfy both the individual and business needs of the Municipality,

         Development of municipal Basic Infrastructure; Community Halls, Sports Fields, Roads Network.

         Management of Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG) and Integrated National Electrification Programme (INEP)