• Full Time
  • Elsenburg
  • Salary: R102 534 per annum

Department of Agriculture




Salary: R102 534 per annum (Salary level 2)

Enquiries: Ms L Calvert at 021 808 5238

Reference number: AGR 54/2020

Job purpose: The purpose of this post is to provide labour in support of the management of a dairy research herd of 80 to 100 cows. This post is based at Elsenburg Research Farm.

Requirements: Ability to read and write (Grade 5)/ Adult Basic Education and Training (ABET 3).

Recommendation: Relevant experience.

Key performance areas: Daily cow herd maintenance • Livestock feeds and feeding • Research support • General farm work and infrastructure maintenance. Competencies: Skills working with research farm animals • Communication skills.

NB: Applicants from relevant local communities will receive preference. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.

To apply, please complete an application form (Z83) and current CV (5 pages maximum) together with certified copies of ID, academic qualifications and proof of other requirements as indicated in the advertisement. The post being applied for and the reference number must be clearly indicated on the Z83 application form. To submit your application, hand deliver your application form from Monday to Friday between 07:00 to 17:00 to (1) Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, Unit F6 Bayside Office, 43 Erica Road, Table View 7441, or you may post your application to (2) Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, PO Box 60495, Table View 7439, alternatively you may email your application to (3) Attention: Western Cape Government Jobs, info@westerncapegov.com

Applications not submitted on or before the closing date as well as faxed copies will not be considered.

Closing date: 2 November 2020

The WCG is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard would be appreciated.