General Worker

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
REF NO: 180518/18
Branch: NWRI: Southern Operation Sub-
Directorate: Operations KEI
SALARY : R90 234 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE : Mthatha (Operations Kei)
CLOSING DATE : 18 May 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
advantage.
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) chemical product knowledge.
Basic knowledge of daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine/equipment performance.
Basic knowledge in supporting water utilization and water resource strategy.
Knowledge of Health and Safety procedures.
Basic knowledge of garden maintenance and planting practices.
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 away from the office for long periods and stay at camp sites near a place of work.
Must be able to work in or near rivers and dams.

DUTIES :
Clean and maintain grounds and repair tools and structures such as buildings, fences and benches using hand and power tools.
Mix spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides or insecticides onto grass, shrubs and tree using hand automic sprayers or spreaders.
Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, fountains, planters and other ground features.
Maintain existing grounds/ gardens by caring for sod, plants and trees.
Rake and mulch leaves, irrigate plants and lawns.
Sweep parking lots, walkways, grounds and clean buildings by sweeping, washing floors and cleaning windows.