Western Cape Department of Health: Cleaner

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  • Post published:Nov 1, 2021
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Minimum requirement:

Basic literacy and numeracy skills.


Appropriate experience in cleaning.

Inherent requirement of the job:

Ability to lift/move heavy equipment and supplies and working at heights requiring the use of a stepladder.

Rotate in different departments according to operational needs and requirements.

Relieve groundsman duties when necessary.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):

Ability to effectively communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

Ability to operate machinery and equipment.


Duties (key result areas/outputs):

General cleaning and maintenance (i.e.  sweeping, dusting, mopping, scrubbing, polishing, cleaning of windows and walls), refuse removal and cleaning of garbage bins daily, toilets, sluices and drains.

Collect all litter from entrances, foyer and waiting areas daily.

Ensure that cleaning equipment are clean after usage and securely stored.

General maintenance of clinic grounds.

Adhere to safety measures when handling waste.

Relieve grounds man duties when necessary.

Closing date: 19 November 2021