Closing Date: 10 May 2016
Salary: R 70 015.19 – R 82 653.43 (T3) + municipal benefits
Candidates who meet the minimum requirements and have a proven success record are invited to apply for the permanent position as:
POSITION: GENERAL WORKER:(x7 permanent positions)
:(Sewerage Reticulation:- 3 posts)
:(Sanitation:- 1 post)
:(Water & Waste Water Purification:- 4 Posts)
DEPARTMENT: ENGINEERING SERVICES
DIVISION: WATER QUALITY CONTROL
● Std. 6 (Grade 8); ●Must speak at least two of the three official languages in the Western Cape; ● Must be willing to work overtime and on public holidays; ●Must be responsible and able to work in a team environment and without supervision; ●Must be a hard worker; ●Must be loyal to the team and his employer; ●Must be physically fit with no health problems; ●Must be willing to work in shifts and odd hours; ● Must be willing to work in all weather conditions.
FUNCTIONS & RESPONSILBILITIES:
● Digging trenches as instructed and assist with the preparation of the bedding, laying of pipes, backfilling and compacting of the trench by using the correct tools and equipment; ●Assist with the repairs to sewer mains by using jack hammers, compactors and compressors; ● Assist with the laying of new sewers by preparing trenches as instructed by artisan; ● Assist with the providing of all new and second sewer connections by following the instructions given by the artisan; ● Clear Municipal Chokes using various methods and techniques by using own knowledge and experience; Clear sewer manholes by removing roots and silt from pipe benching; ●Assist supervisor to locate covered manholes by suing metal detector; ● Leave site in a neat and tidy condition by removing item of pollution; ●Promote and maintain a good public relation by liaising with members of the public regarding the location and cleaning of blockages; ●Clean silt traps and wet wells by using shovels, spades, buckets and sludge pumps; ● Maintain manholes by replacing broken sewer manhole lids and frames; ●Assist with all maintenance work on interceptors and sewer mains by use of sewer rods, jetting machine, dredging equipment or by reels and brushes; ● locate sewer manholes and other sewer facilities as directed, by using a metal detector if necessary; ●Assist Artisan with all repairs and building of manholes by following instructions as given.
Candidates must be willing to be subjected to an interview and evaluation process and be aware that previous employers and references may be contacted and their qualifications, credit record may be verified and they will be subjected to a police security clearance.
Application forms are available on the Bitou website (www.bitou.gov.za). A detailed CV of no more than five pages plus original certified copies of qualifications must be attached to the application form and must be posted /hand delivered to the Human Resources Section, Bitou Municipality, Private Bag X1002; Plettenberg Bay; 6600.Notice-86-of-2016_General-Worker-Water-Quality-Control (138.73KB) Last published 13 July 2016