GROUNDSMAN GR II (30 POSTS)
REF NO: 31/19/02
SALARY : R102 534 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE : JSB Wonderboom, Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : A minimum of NQF Level 2 (ABET Level 2-4/ Grade 3 – 9 / Standard 1 – 7). Special
requirements (skills needed): Previous gardening experience would be an
advantage. Ability to communicate effectively (verbal) in English. Basic knowledge
of health and safety. Must have physical strength to move materials and equipment.
Sound knowledge of plants and garden equipment Ability to work in a team.
DUTIES : Maintain cleanliness of outside terrains. Prepare soil for planting. Maintenance of
trees, flowers, shrubs and grass in gardens. Alien vegetation removal. Irrigation
and mowing of lawns and trimming of hedges. Removing of refuse. Cleaning
swimming pools and treating with chemicals. Maintaining fences and practicing
pest control. Assist with preparing grounds for functions and parades. Handle weed
eaters, chainsaws, lawnmowers, pole pruners, hand tools etc. Check serviceability
of equipment and machinery and report defects on terrain.
ENQUIRIES : WO1 S. Thlageng Tel No: (012) 529 0397
APPLICATIONS : Department of Defence, JSB Wonderboom, Private Bag X 01, Doornpoort, 1700.
CLOSING DATE : 26 July 2019
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.careerposts.co.za/z83-government-employment-form/. The fully completed and signed form Z83 (Section A and B compulsory) should be accompanied by a recently updated, comprehensive CV as well as recently certified copies (Not older than 3 months after publication of the advert) of all qualification(s) including a Senior Certificate and ID-document [Driver’s license where applicable]. Non-RSA Citizens/Permanent Resident Permit Holders must attach a copy of their Permanent Residence Permits to their applications. Should you be in possession of a foreign qualification, it must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). Applicants who do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements, as well as applications received late, will not be considered. The Department does not accept applications via fax or email. Failure to submit all the requested documents and failure to follow application instruction will result in the application not being considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Suitable candidates will be subjected to a personnel suitability check (criminal record, citizenship, credit record checks, qualification verification and employment verification). Where applicable, candidates will be subjected to a skills/knowledge test. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical competency exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which be communicated by the Department. Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools. Successful candidates will be appointed on a probation period of 12 months. The Department reserves the right not to make any appointment(s) to the above post. Successful candidates will be expected to sign a performance agreement.