Department of Health

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

GEORGE HOSPITAL

DRIVER (LIGHT DUTY VEHICLE)

REMUNERATION: R102 534 PER ANNUM

SERVICE BENEFITS: 13TH CHEQUE, EMPLOYER’S CONTRIBUTION TO THE PENSION FUND, HOUSING AND MEDICAL AID ALLOWANCE

Requirements: Minimum requirement: Basic literacy and numeracy. Experience: Appropriate experience of transporting personnel and goods. Inherent requirements of the job: A valid (Code B/C1/EB) driver’s licence • A valid PDP (must be valid at the time of the closing of the post) • Must be physically fit and able to load/unload heavy goods/ equipment • Willingness to do standby for the transporting of blood after hours (weekends and public holidays). Competencies (Knowledge/skills): Must be able to speak clearly and legible • Must be able to speak in two of the three official languages of the Western Cape • Knowledge of Transport regulations (Handbook 1 of 2019) • Ability to accept accountability, responsibility and to work independently • Must be able to read and write accurately.

Duties (key result areas/outputs): Daily transporting of official passengers, post, packages, medication, goods and equipment as well as completion of logbooks • Deliver and collect blood products • Conduct routine inspection, maintenance, cleaning of vehicles and report any defects • Perform routine administrative duties when required and respond to emergencies when necessary • Relief staff within the component when required.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. Shortlisted candidates may be subjected to a practical test.

Enquiries: Ms A Van Blerk, tel. 044 802 4497

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE ATTENTION OF MR BH CASSIM, TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: GEORGE HOSPITAL, PRIVATE BAG X6534, GEORGE 6530.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or www.westerncape.gov.za) must: Be completed in full, clearly reflect the name of the position, name and date of the publication (candidates may use this as reference), be signed, accompanied by a comprehensive CV, the names of 3 referees and certified copies of ID, driver’s licence and qualification/s. A separate application form must be completed for each post. Applications without the aforementioned will not be considered. Applications must be forwarded to the address as indicated on the advertisement. No late, faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted. CVs will not be returned. Excess personnel will receive preference. Applications, which are received after the closing date, will not be considered. Further communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you have not received a response from the Department within 3 months of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful. It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date, time and place as determined by the Department.

As directed by the Department of Public Service and Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records, credit records and previous employment.

Closing Date: 28 June 2021

The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated.