FOREMAN GROUND for Grade 12 in Free State (Thabanchu), 28 April 2017



*Position Title:


*Ref No:



Free State (Thabanchu)

*Position Type: 

Temporary/(1 year contract)


R140 251 per year, Level 03

*Job Description:

  • Coordinates use of pesticides on college grounds.
  • Administer maintenance of college grounds including lawns, athletic playing fields, paths, driveways and parking lots.
  • Submit costs estimates to materials and labour necessary for contract jobs.
  • Conduct quality checks of work done by contractors to meet specifications.
  • Keep accurate records of work orders, inventory and expenditures.
  • Coordinate moving and setting up furniture and equipment in the college.


  • Grade 12.
  • 5 years’ experience grounds maintenance and furniture moving.
  • Knowledge of planting, cultivating, pruning, spraying and trimming.
  • Knowledge of ornamental shrubs and flowers and their use in landscaping.
  • Ability to coordinate and direct the work of furniture movers and grounds crew.
  • Ability to supervise the maintenance and repair of tractors, movers and equipment.
  • Good people skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure as well as the willingness to work irregular hours.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Language skills and ability to communicate well with people at different levels and from different backgrounds.
  • High level of reliability.
  • Basic written communication skills.
  • Good grooming and presentation.
  • Driver’s license.

*How to Apply:

The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform has launched the Erecruitment web site were applicants apply for a post on line. Applications must be submitted by following the link to apply for the post above

*Contact Information:

*Closing Date:

28 April 2017 at 16:00

*Additional Information:

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