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Artisan Production Grade A to C (Mechanical)

Department of Health

Reference Number: Argus 20/6/2015, Tygerburger 24/6/2015

Core Title: Artisan and Support Personnel

Institution: Directorate: Engineering and Technical Support Services (Bellville Mobile Workshop)

Service benefits:

  • 13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.


Minimum educational qualification:

  • Appropriate Trade Test Certificate (Fitter).


  • Grade A:  No experience required.
  • Grade B: At least 18 years appropriate/recognisable experience in the area after obtaining the relevant Trade Test Certificate.
  • Grade C: At least 34 years appropriate/recognisable experience in the area after obtaining the relevant Trade Test Certificate.

Inherent requirements of the job:

  • A valid driver’s licence (Code B/EB) and willing to travel throughout the Western Cape.
  • Perform standby duties.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):

  • Be conversant with the requirements of the Machinery and Occupational Health and Safety Act.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):

  • Perform necessary administrative functions.
  • Control over tools and materials.
  • Train and supervise subordinates.
  • Assist with the execution of engineering projects/repairs at hospital and the institution.
  • Maintain and repairs of mechanical installations and equipment at health institutions within the Western Cape Province.
  • Assist Artisan Foremen/Chief Artisan with their duties.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or 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 afore-mentioned 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. 

CV’s 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 & 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.

The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated. This posts was also advertised in the (Argus 20/6/2015, Tygerburger 24/6/2015)


Grade A: R 135 813 per annum

Grade B: R 159 978 per annum

Grade C: R 186 762 per annum

CLOSING DATE: 10 July 2015


The Director
People Practices and Administration
Department of Health
PO Box 2060, Cape Town, 8000
(For the attention of Ms C Versfeld)


Mr G Williams, Tel: (021) 918-1632

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