The following vacancy exists:
Grounds Machinery operator (School Governing Body post: full-time permanent position)
Minimum Requirements:
Qualifications and Education Requirements: Grade 10
Valid code 8 drivers licence
Experience Requirements: 5 + years of related experience

Role and Responsibilities
The role that the successful candidate will fill will be predominantly that of a brush-cutter operator. He will however from time to time be required to operate a tractor either with a trailer for moving material or other tractor drawn equipment for mowing, fertilizing or the application of pesticides to the fields
The candidate must have experience in the following skills to fill this position;
 Able and willing to carry out any lawful and reasonable instruction from his Line Manager
 Able to carry out pre start checks on machinery
 Identify and report problems on machinery
 Understand safe working procedures
 Able to follow written instructions with regards to the application of pesticides

Other Responsibilities include but is not limited to:
1. General Estate work during the Winter months or when cutting is limited
2. Your Line Manager is entitled to, at his discretion, instruct you with additional responsibilities, which falls within the boundaries of your job description, or in accordance with operational requirements.

Applications close on: Tuesday 5 December 2017

Applications in the form of a short (4 page) CV and a list of at least 2 current referees must be sent to the HR Administrator, Connie van der Walt.
For any queries, please don’t hesitate to call Connie van der Walt on (012) 460 2246.


Should you not have received any feedback during the two weeks after application closure you can consider yourself unsuccessful.

Please also note that the school reserves the right not to make an appointment if there are no suitable candidates or if curriculum needs change.