Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development – Boiler Assistant

The Provincial Government of Gauteng is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment, especially in respect of race, gender and disability.
The specific reference number of the post must be quoted; failure to comply with these instructions will disqualify applications from being processed.
Department of Infrastructure Development
Helen Joseph Facility Maintenance Hub

R 102 534.00 per annum (plus benefits)

Grade10 (Std 8) No experience required.

COMPETENCIES: Basic Knowledge of norms and standards, Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993 and Knowledge of Maintenance tools. Regulations. Skills-Ability to utilize maintenance tools. 

Assist with recording boiler readings. Trim coal and remove ash from grit arrestor. Clean the boiler, boiler house and the surrounding environment. Maintain ash trolleys regularly. Apply chemicals and salt to the brine tank as prescribed. Clean the brine tank and water filter. Proper usage of protective clothing. (Self/ Visitors). Identify and report safety hazards. Dust and clean the boilers, boiler house, coal bunker area, chemical tanks / brine tank and window.  

PLEASE NOTE: To apply for the above position, please apply online at Only online applications will be considered and for general enquiries please contact Human Resource on 011 861 5000/ 082 619 4961.

NB:. It is our intention to promote representivity (race, gender and disability) in the Public Service through the filling of this post and candidates whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity will receive preference. It is the Department’s intention to promote equity through the filling of all numeric targets as contained in the Employment Equity Plan.

To facilitate this process successfully, an indication of race, gender and disability status is required. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to appoint. Disabled people are encouraged to apply. If you do not receive any response from us within 3 months, please accept your application was unsuccessful.

Enquiries Mr. Moses Raditlhalo Tel: 011 861 5000/ 082 619 4961.
Number of Posts 1
Closing Date 2020/07/24
Criteria Questions
Do have Grade10 (Std 8)?
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged, If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.