General Worker

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
REF NO: 180518/19 Branch NWRI Southern Operation
SALARY : R90 234 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE : Uitkeer (Lower Fish/Sundays)
CLOSING DATE : 18 May 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
ABET qualifications.
One (1) to Two (2) years experience in performing manual work will be added advantage.
Knowledge of lawn care process.
Knowledge of the pruning and trimming process and techniques.
Knowledge of chemical use (dilution / mix) chemical product knowledge.
Understanding of daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine / equipment performance.
Basic knowledge in 56 supporting water utilisation and water resource strategy.
Basic knowledge of health and safety procedures.
Good understanding of garden maintenance and planting practices.
Basic understanding of government legislation.

DUTIES :
Clean and maintain grounds and repair tools and structures such buildings, fences and benches using hand and power tools.
Mix spray or spread fertiliser, herbicides or insecticides onto grass, shrubs and trees using hand or atomic sprayers or spreaders.
Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, fountains, planters and other grounds 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, clean buildings by sweeping, washing floors and cleaning windows.