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Farm Aid Workers needed in Gauteng (Roodeplaat) – Apply Now

Position: Farm Aid (Ref No: 3/2/1/2023/538)
Directorate: Genetic Resources
Salary: R125 373 p.a. (Level 02)
Location: Gauteng (Roodeplaat)

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  • NQF Level 1 or 2 (Adult Basic Education and Training Level 2/3 Certificate)
  • No prior experience required
  • Job-related knowledge: Farm Practices
  • Job-related skills: Basic numeracy and literacy skills, willingness to work overtime

Farm Aid Duties:

  • Perform crop production tasks: irrigation, soil cultivation, cleaning, hoeing, etc.
  • Apply chemical crop protection (operate a knapsack)
  • Reap, grade, weigh, pack, and store farm produce
  • Tend to crops, orchards, vineyards: pruning, weeding, etc.
  • Perform general activities: clean facilities, dispose of farm waste, maintain equipment, fire fighting and prevention, spring and drain maintenance, loading/off-loading
  • Maintain infrastructure: fences, shade houses, greenhouses, irrigation houses, water supply system

Enquiries: Mr B. Maroga Tel No: (012) 319 6426

Submit by post to: Private Bag X833, Pretoria, 0001, or hand-deliver during office hours to: 600 Lilian Ngoyi Street (formerly Van der Walt Street), Berea Park, Pretoria, 0002, or to Agriculture Place, 20 Steve Biko (formerly Beatrix) Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0083.

Note: Coloured, Indian, White Males and Females, and Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

  • Applicants must use the new prescribed application form Z.83 of the Public Service Act.
  • Obtain the Z.83 form from any Public Service Department, Public Service and Administration website, or Recruitment Office within the Secretariat for Police Service.
  • During the application stage, applicants do not need to submit copies of qualifications and other relevant documents.
  • Submit a fully completed Z83 form and a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), including positions held, dates, and key performance areas/responsibilities.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will need to submit certified documents on the day of interviews, as communicated by the Department.
  • Failure to submit requested documents/information will result in your application not being considered, and non-compliance will lead to disqualification.
  • Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only.
  • Consider your application unsuccessful if we have not contacted you within three months of the closing date.
  • Shortlisted candidates will undergo a technical exercise to test relevant technical aspects of the job.
  • Recommended candidates will need to attend a generic SMS competency assessment mandated by DPSA.
  • The Department will communicate logistics for the assessment.
  • Short-listed candidates will undergo a security clearance process.

Please ensure you follow these instructions carefully when applying for the position.

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