Hospital Food Services Aid and Clinic Cleaners

Reference Number Tabletalk 10/4/2019, PSVC 14/2019
Component Department of Health
Job Institution: Metro TB Hospital Complex (Brooklyn Chest Hospital)

Core Title: Health Associated Sciences and Support Personnel

Service Benefits:

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

Minimum requirement:

  • Basic literacy and numeracy.


  • Appropriate experience in food service environment.

Inherent requirements of the job:

  • The incumbent must be prepared and able to work shifts.
  • The incumbent must be strong enough to lift heavy objects and be on her/his feet the entire day.
  • Valid (Code B/EB) driver’s licence.

Competencies (knowledge/skills): 

  • Knowledge and understand the basic food groups and cooking methods.
  • Ability to communicate efficiently in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
  • Ability to be trained in preparing of normal and therapeutic diets.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):

  • Rendering of food services.
  • Apply occupational health and safety measures.
  • Effective utilisation of stock and equipment.
  • Support the Human Resources function.

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. Candidates with a disability are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated. This post was also advertised in Tabletalk 10/4/2019, PSVC 14/2019.



Salary R 102 534 per annum
Salary Level Level 2
Applications To The Chief Executive Officer:  Metro TB Hospital Complex
Brooklyn Chest Hospital
Private Bag X2
(For attention: Ms N Mabuya)
Closing Date 3 May 2019
Enquiries Ms X Witbooi
Tel: (021) 508-7450
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