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General Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Ixopo
  • Salary: R115 796

Harry Gwala District Municipality


The Harry Gwala District Municipality situated in IXOPO invites applications from innovative and committed individuals for the under mentioned positions.



Salary Grade: (A2) R106 487.55 – R115 796.17 p.a. (Plus applicable benefits)

Ref No. WAT/F 5/5/4/2/5

Requirements: • Grade 9/Standard 7 • Experience in water services will be an added advantage.

Key performance areas: • Receive instructions/guidance from the Plumber or any other Senior Official and attend to the preparation of work site (e.g. placing road signage, loading/off-loading equipment, tools, etc.) and/or fastening slings/ropes and guiding/holding material/equipment during the loading/off-loading sequences • Responsible for excavation and backfilling of trenches to defined levels using hand held tools (e.g. spade picks, etc.) • Clean and remove blockages, debris and alien vegetation from drainage systems (manholes, pipes, canals, etc.) using hand held tools (e.g. cleaning rods, spade, etc.) • Remove and wash off debris from tools and equipment, remove debris/rubble, clean worksites.

Enquiries should be directed to: The Human Resources Office, on tel: 039 834 5504/8752/8756.

Applications must be submitted with an Application Form of Harry Gwala District Municipality which can be found on our website accompanied by a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, certified copies of educational qualifications, identity document and driver’s licence must be addressed to the Municipal Manager for Attention: Miss N Lungwengwe, Executive Director: Corporate Services, Harry Gwala District Municipality, Private Bag X 501, IXOPO, 3276, to reach us no later than 15h00, 18 October 2019.

NB: Canvassing with Councillors and Management will lead to disqualification. Further correspondence will be confined to shortlisted candidates. If you have not been contacted within three months of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted.

NB: Applications that are submitted without Harry Gwala District Municipality application form will not be considered.

The Council reserves the right not to continue with the interviews and appointments thereof if it feels that no suitable candidates could be found.