Department of Agriculture
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
FARM SERVICES (OUDTSHOORN)
Salary: R145 281 per annum (Salary Level 4)
Enquiries: Mr S Engelbrecht at 044 203 9408
Reference number: AGR 2019-51
Job Purpose: To drive and/or operate specialised farming machinery and equipment (including implements). The successful incumbent must have the ability to do physical work and work well within a team. This post is based in Oudtshoorn.
Requirements: Senior Certificate (Grade 12 or equivalent qualification) • A minimum of 1 year’s relevant experience • A valid Code B driving licence.
Key performance areas: Operate a tractor with various implements • Perform vehicle maintenance and administration support • Operate specialised machinery • Perform general farm activities.
Competencies: Working knowledge of general farm work/activities regarding working with different ages of ostriches and research • Operate a tractor with various implements • Perform tractor maintenance and related support activities • Ability to work well within a team and individually • Communication skills.
Note: Applicants from relevant local communities will receive preference. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.
To apply, you must submit a manual application. Please complete an application form (Z 83) 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 position 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 am and 17:00pm 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, email@example.com.
Applications not submitted on or before the closing date as well as faxed copies will not be considered.
Closing date: 4 November 2019
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.