Western Cape Gov – Household Aid 2019

Garden Route District
SALARY: R102 534 per annum
CENTRE: Knysna Hospital

REQUIREMENTS: Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Experience: Appropriate cleaning experience within a health care environment. Inherent requirements of the job: Ability to perform physical tasks, e.g. lifting of heavy equipment/supplies and operate machinery. Willingness to render a shift service on weekends, public holidays, day, night and duties and rotate in different departments according to operational needs and requirements. Willingness to work in an environment with infectious patients. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Good communication skills (verbal and written) in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Ability to mix cleaning fluids and interpret basic formulas correctly. Able to do basic calculation functions.

DUTIES: Responsible for general hygienic and safe environment. Safe and effective use of consumables and other resources, including the safekeeping thereof. Render support services to Housekeeping Supervisor. Maintain hygienic and safe environment by adhering to all cleaning procedures. Handle equipment and waste. Handle linen and serving of meals. Infection Control and Occupational Health measures. Adhere to loyal service ethics.

ENQUIRIES: Ms G Lloyd Tel No: (044) 302-8440

APPLICATIONS: The Director: Garden Route District, Private Bag X6592, George, 6530.


NOTE: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

APPLICATIONS: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. To apply submit your application online only: https://westerncapegov.erecruit.co.za/

NOTE: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. All shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by the Department. Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA directive on the implementation of competency based assessments). The competency assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS Competency Assessment tools. Furthermore, thanks to the huge public interest we receive many applications for our positions, and as such will not be able to respond personally to all applications. Therefore, should you not hear from us within 10 weeks from close of advert please consider your application unsuccessful.

Closing Date: 21 June 2019.