Overberg Water Board

Western Cape, South Africa


Aug 18

Overberg Water requires 2 Handymen at the Caledon office for sites support at various water treatment and waste water treatment plants within Western Cape. Main duties/responsibilities Ability to read, interpret and convey manual and electronic data.Assist with general maintenance, ground keeping, housekeeping of premisesHandling and transportation of water quality samples, chemicals and other heavy materials or equipment.Complete work procedures forms, time-sheets, stock-sheets, log-sheets, job cards, and other associated reporting formsRepairing of pipe-bursts, cleaning of reservoirs, sediment tanks and filters.Clearing, processing and disposal of grass, reedbeds, sludge and other foliage or wasteGeneral cleaning, repair and maintenance of the purification plant, scheme offices and buildings.Carry out other building maintenance activities. Keep inventory of all plant consumables required for operational activities, housekeeping, and any other activities identified within the plantCarry out reasonable and lawful instructions given by the line manager or supervisor within the ambit of the position taking into account competencies and operational requirementsSafeguard of the plant assets at Public Works sitesAdhere to related statutory and regulatory requirements for water and waste water facilitiesAlthough based at specific facility, incumbents may need to rotate/travel to other sites and/or areas based on business operational demands Experience and Qualifications:Grade 12 or Matric and/or relevant trainingJob references from previous supplier will be evaluated as equivalentUnendorsed code B drivers licence a mustExcellent communication, writing and people skillsEnsuring ethical standards adherence to statutory requirements of all legislationsWillingness to work shifts/standby and physical fits, weekend, holidays Minimum of two (2) years handyman/general assistant or related experience as a general worker preferably in water or related facilitiesSkills:Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook), desiredMathematics literacySmall Maintenance Skills, advantageous Good verbal and written communicationHealth and safety basic skillsQuality orientatedDaily Plant Maintenance skillsBasic power-driven tools and machinery repairsAttention to details and qualityReporting Sober habits

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