Groundsman

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
REF NO: 060718/42 (X2 POSTS)
Directorate: NWRI Central Operation
SALARY : R90 234 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE : Usutu River
CLOSING DATE : 06 July 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
Zero (0) to (1) one year working experience.
Knowledge and experience of gardening equipment and appliances.
Knowledge of lawn care process.
Knowledge of the pruning and trimming process and techniques.
Knowledge of the chemical use (dilution/mix) chemical product knowledge.
Knowledge of daily maintenance procedures for efficient machine/ equipment performance.
Basic knowledge in supporting water utilisation and water resources strategy.
Knowledge of health and safety procedures.
Knowledge 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 fertilizer, herbicides onto grass, shrubs and tree using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.