GENERAL WORKER: LABOURER (BUILD/MAINT) REF NO: 030223/11

Branch: Infrastructure Management Southern Operations
SALARY: R107 196 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE: Grass Ridge Dam

REQUIREMENTS: ABET qualification. Two (2) years of experience in performing manual work will be an added advantage. Knowledge of general work in handling equipment and appliances. Knowledge of working on various general work including lawn care process. Knowledge of the pruning and trimming process and techniques. Basic knowledge of chemical use (dilution/mix) and chemical product knowledge. Basic knowledge of daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine/equipment performance. Basic in supporting water utilization and water resource strategy. Basic knowledge of health and safety procedures. Basic knowledge of garden maintenance. Basic understanding of Government legislation. Communication skills and ability to work in a team. Must be punctual, productive, and loyal. Must be able to work in or near rivers, dams, and canals.

DUTIES: Clean and maintain grounds, canals, etc. Repair tools and structures such as buildings, fences, around canals dam areas, and benches using hand and power tools. Mix spray or spread fertilizers using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders. Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters, and other ground features. Maintain existing grounds/gardens by caring for sod, plants, and trees. Rake and mulch leaves, and irrigate plants and
lawns. Sweep walkways, and grounds and clean buildings by sweeping and washing floors.

ENQUIRIES: Mr. SF Cannon at 060 980 4705

APPLICATIONS: Grass Ridge Dam: Please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, P.O Box 5501, Walmer, Gqeberha/Port Elizabeth, 6065, or hand deliver at 50 Heugh Road, Lion Roars Office Park c/o 3rd Avenue and Heugh Road, Walmer, Gqeberha/Port Elizabeth.

FOR ATTENTION : M Jonkerman

CLOSING DATE: 03 February 2023

NOTE: Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the address specified on each post. Applications must be submitted using the newly implemented Z83 form obtainable on the Department of Water and Sanitation website, under career opportunities or the DPSA website, under vacancies in the Public Service (point 4) and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV (with full particulars of the applicants’ training, qualifications, competencies, knowledge & experience). All required information on the Z83 application form must be provided. Other related documentation such as copies of qualifications, identity documents, driver’s licenses, etc need not accompany the application when applying for a post as such documentation must only be produced by shortlisted candidates during the interview date in line with DPSA circular 19 of 2022. With reference to applicants bearing professional or occupational registration, fields provided in Part B of the Z83 must be completed as these fields are regarded as compulsory and such details must also be included in the applicant’s CV. Failure to complete or disclose all required information will automatically disqualify the applicant. No late, applications will be accepted. A SAQA evaluation certificate must accompany foreign qualification/s (only when shortlisted). Applications that do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements will not be considered.