GROUNDSMAN REF NO: 230421/34 (X11 POSTS)
Branch: NWRI Eastern Operations
SALARY : R102 534 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE : Craigieburn Dam (X3 Posts)
Hluhluwe Dam (X2 Posts)
(Goedertrouw Dam (X3 Posts)
Jozini Dam (X1 Post)
Klipfontein Dam (X1 Post)
Ntshingwayo Dam (X1 Post)
REQUIREMENTS: An ABET certificate. Zero (0) to one (1) year working experience. Knowledge and experience of gardening and appliances. Knowledge of pruning, trimming, and techniques processes. Knowledge of the chemical use (dilution mix) chemical products. Knowledge of daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine/equipment performance. Basic knowledge in supporting water utilization and water resources strategy. Knowledge of health and safety procedures. Knowledge of garden maintenance.
DUTIES: Responsible for the overall dam maintenance. Cleaning and maintain grounds and repair tools and structures such as buildings, fencing, using hand tools and power tools. Mixing spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, and trees using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders. Irrigate plants and lawns. Provide proper upkeep of sideways, driveways, parking lots, planters, and other related ground features. Maintain existing grounds/gardens by caring sod, plants, and trees. Rake and mulch leaves irrigate plants and lawns. Sweep parking lots, walkways, sashing floors, and clean windows. Assist with maintenance duties from time to time. Adhere to all OHS Acts.
ENQUIRIES: Mr. S Mathonsi Tel No: (033) 239 1900
APPLICATIONS: Please email your application quoting the relevant reference number and preferred center to the subject line EopsRecruitment2@dws.gov.za
FOR ATTENTION: Ms. T Sindane
NOTE: Preference will be given to the community residing within or around designated areas
CLOSING DATE: 23 April 2021
NOTE: Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the email 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 as well as copies of qualifications and Identity document (all documents must be submitted in one email in a PDF format. The attachment/s, may not exceeding 10Mb) Subject title on the email must clearly display the reference number of the post applied for. Applicants should forward applications to the correct email address of the post as wrong emailed applications will not be considered. No late, applications will be accepted. Original/certified copies must be produced by only shortlisted candidates during the interview date. A SAQA evaluation report must accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements will not be considered. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical and competency assessment. A pre-entry certificate obtained from the National School of Government (NSG) is required for all SMS applicants. Candidates will be required to complete a financial disclosure form and undergo a security clearance. Foreigners or dual citizenship holders must provide a police clearance certificate from their country of origin. The Department of Water Sanitation is an equal opportunity employer. In the filling of vacant posts, the objectives of section 195 (1) (i) of the Constitution of South Africa, 1996 (Act No: 108 of 1996), the Employment Equity imperatives as defined by the Employment Equity Act, 1998 (Act No: 55 of 1998) and relevant Human Resources policies of the Department will be taken into consideration. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within two (2) months of this advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. The department reserves the right not to fill these positions. Women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Targets.