28 January 2021

9 X Masilonyana Local Municipality Sewer Maintenance General Worker 2021

Closing Date: 05 February 2021 

Salary: R103 477,56 p.a 

Location: 3 Theunissen, 2 Winburg, 2 Brandfort And 2 Verkeerdevlei

Description: Masilonyana Local Municipality has 9 X Sewer Maintenance General Worker positions. 


  • Grade 10
  • The incumbent will be expected to have a basic read and write skill in the execution of his or her duty;
  • Communication skills
  • No essential Experience

Key Responsibilities:

  • Receiving instructions/guidance from the Artisan and attends to the preparation of work site. (e.g. placing road signage, loading/offloading equipment, tools, etc.) and/or fastening slings/ropes and guiding /holding material/equipment during the loading/offloading sequence;
  • Providing support to the Plumbing Assistant and Artisan during the marking off of work area/site holding measuring tapes and inserting level indicators;
  • Excavating and backfilling trenches to defined levels using hand held tools (erg spade, picks, etc.);
  • Preparing requisite quantities of materials (e.g. concrete, mortar, etc.) and proceeds with mixing sequences;
  • Laying pipes and/or laying and compacting cement mixes and soil to reinforce structures using hand held tools (e.g. hand-stamper, spade etc.);
  • Cleaning and removing blockages, debris and alien vegetation from drainage systems (manholes, pipes, canals, etc.) using hand held tools (e.g. cleaning rods, spade etc.);
  • Assist with installing valves and tapes;
  • Assist to distribute notices to the public in cases of emergencies;
  • Removing and washing off debris from tools and equipment;
  • Placing and stacking tools/equipment in the vehicle, observing sequences and procedures supporting safe transit;
  • Removing debris/rubble, etc. and cleaning worksites;
  • Distribute notices to the Public in cases of emergencies;
  • Must be prepared to enter confined areas such as manholes, inlets, pipes and culverts.

Enquiries can be directed to the Human Manager, Mr G. Tjolo at 057-403 5140 during office hours.

Besides the salary that is offered, the municipality will also contribute towards pension fund and medical aid contributions under certain conditions. 

The municipality further also give housing subsidy under certain condition and in line with the Collective Agreement as may be amended from time to time. 

Interested suitable qualified and experienced persons can submit their applications and detailed CV’s with certified copies of their qualifications to the following address: Municipal Manager PO Box 8, Theunissen, 9410, or applications can be hand delivered at Municipal offices in Theunissen, Brandfort, Winburg and Verkeerdevlei. 

No e-mails, faxes or late submissions will be accepted. 

NB: Applicants must note that should they not receive feedback after 3 months from the closing date that their applications were not successful. 

The municipality reserves the right not to appoint.