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DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
REF NO: 290917/20
Directorate: Southern Operations (NWRI)
SALARY : R90 234 per annum, Level 02
CENTRE : Uitkeer
CLOSING DATE : 29 September 2017

REQUIREMENTS :
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 daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine/equipment performance.
Basic in supporting water utilisation and water resource strategy.
Basic 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 place of work.
Must be able to work in or near rivers and dams.

DUTIES :
Clean and maintain grounds and repairs tools and structures such as buildings, fences and benches using hand and power tools.
Mix spray or spread fertilizers using hands or automatic 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, ground and clean buildings by sweeping, washing floors and cleaning windows.