General Assistant at Water and Sanitation ,Salary R8 595.00 per month

Reference Number:WASA6443South / WASA0630North / WASA0165East
Position:General Assistant

Department:  Water and Sanitation
Division:Water Operations
Salary:R87 372 – R103 140 per annum (plus benefits)

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Minimum Requirements:

  • Grade 08
  • Physical ability to perform all work as required
  • 1 years’ experience in a similar environment

Core Responsibilities:

  • Do excavation with pick and shovel or any other appropriate designed tool as instructed by the artisan
  • Do preparation of bedding for laying of pipelines
  • Do backfilling and compaction with shovel and compactor
  • Do the necessary finishing off and cleaning of site with shovel and compactor
  • Lift and replace manhole covers
  • Enter sewer sump at pump stations
  • Clean pump station site and ablutions
  • Clean workplace after completion of work
  • Ensure that tools and equipment that was used are stored appropriately
  • Ensure that all safety standards are adhered to at all times as per regulatory requirements
  • Unblock sewer lines
  • Cut grass and maintain gardens on council property such as reservoir sites, pump stations sites and depot
  • Hook / unhook trailers to vehicle
  • Assist with the cleaning, sorting of materials and stock in the storeroom

Applications or CVs to be submitted to the following Human Resource Office:

  • August Simmer Building, Ground Floor, 88 President Street, Germiston
  • PO Box 145, Germiston, 1400
  • Enquiries: 011 999 1484/1602/0049

No faxed and e-mailed applications will be accepted. Please quote reference number on application.

Should candidates not be informed of the outcome of the application within six weeks of the closing date, it should be regarded as having been unsuccessful. The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality subscribes to the principles of the Employment Equity Act.

Closing date:2016/10/04