DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
In line with the Employment Equity Plan of the Department of Health it is our intention with this
advertisement to achieve equity in the workplace by promoting equal opportunities and fair treatment in
employment through the elimination of unfair discrimination.
NOTE : It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a
date, time and place as determined by the Department. Kindly note that excess
personnel will receive preference.
OTHER POSTS: GENERAL WORKER (56 POSTS)
POST 11/175 : CLEANER (6 POSTS)
Chief Directorate: Metro Health Services
SALARY : R102 534 per annum
CENTRE : Du Noon CHC (1 post)
Vanguard CHC (3 posts)
Retreat CHC (1 post)
Kensington CDC (1 post)
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy skills. Experience:
Appropriate cleaning experience in a Health facility and Hospital environment.
Inherent requirements of the job: Ability to operate machinery and equipment.
Ability to lift/move heavy equipment and supplies. Required to work shifts
(weekends, public holidays, day/night duties and rotate in different
departments according to operational needs and requirements). Competencies
(knowledge/skills): Good communication skills (read, speak and write) in at
least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Good
Interpersonal skills. Knowledge of the correct methods of handling and disposal
of refuse /waste products and adherence to policy and cleaning practices.
DUTIES : (key result areas/outputs): General cleaning and maintenance (i.e. dust,
sweep, polish, scrub, mop, clean. windows/walls/equipment/machinery, refuse
removal, sorting and provision of hospital linen). Effective utilisation and
storage of cleaning material and equipment, stock control, and replenishing of
stock in departments. Adhering to safety precautions and ensure adherence to
occupational health and safety policies. Maintaining of a high standard of
neatness and hygiene in the facility. Optimal support to Housekeeper and
ENQUIRIES : Du Noon CHC: Ms T Petshwa, Tel. No: (021) 200-4500, Vanguard CHC: Mr B
Yako, Tel. No: (021) 695-8202, Retreat CHC: Ms C Coetzee, Tel. No: (021)
713-9809, Kensington CDC: Ms C Priem, Tel. No: (021) 593-1150
APPLICATIONS : The Director: Metro Health Services, Southern/Western sub structure, DP
Marais Nurses Home, Corner of White and Main Road, Retreat, 7945 or P.O.
Box 30360, Tokai, 7966.
FOR ATTENTION : Mr F Le Roux
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. Interview
invitation subject to outcome of a Pre-test (assessment).
CLOSING DATE : 17 April 2020