SALARY: R102 534 per annum

CENTRE : Groote Schuur Hospital

Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Experience: Appropriate experience as a cleaner within a Hospital environment and experience in Waste management. Inherent requirement of the job: The ability to do physical tasks and operate heavy-duty cleaning and household equipment. Excellent health status- be able to work with cleaning materials and lifting of equipment.

Render a shift service on weekends and public holidays, on day and night duty when required. Rotate in different departments according to operational needs and requirements. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Appropriate knowledge of routine cleaning processes, Terminal Cleaning, and handling cleaning equipment. Ability to effectively communicate in at least two of the three official languages spoken of the Western Cape.

DUTIES : (key result areas/outputs): Responsible for cleaning duties i.e. sweeping, dusting, mopping, scrubbing, and polishing, deep cleaning of toilets, refuse to handle, and maintenance of general neatness and hygiene in the area. Effectively execute terminal cleaning in isolated areas, ICU, etc. Assist the supervisor with general housekeeping duties such as control of cleaning and household equipment, care, and control of linen, serving of meals to patients, and Waste Management.

Ensure that cleaning equipment is clean after usage and securely stored. Effectively use cleaning agents and stock as well as elementary stock control. Attend in-service training appropriate to service delivery.

ENQUIRIES: Mr. E Cassiem, Tel No: (021) 404-3237

APPLICATION: The Chief Executive Officer: Groote Schuur Hospital, Private Bag X4, Observatory, 7935.


NOTE: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. A competency test will form part of the interview process.

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