Rotational General Worker X27 – Wits University – Johannesburg

Brief Description
Key responsibilities include the following:
Provide cleaning services by:
· Performing day to day cleaning duties which may involve the use of chemicals, hand-held tools, machinery and equipment which often require some physical effort

Tasks include but are not limited to the following:
· Cleaning of all University buildings, residences and infrastructure internally or externally as directed by the supervisor
· Reporting repairs and maintenance issues
· Venue setups and clean-ups for functions e.g. chairs and desks for exams
· Specialized cleaning and adhoc services
· Boardroom and meeting venue setups and clean-ups including dishwashing
· Unloading and distribution of consumables and cleaning materials
· Ensure that housekeeping and stacking in the storerooms are done in accordance with legislation
· Operating larger cleaning equipment and machinery
· Perform specific specialized tasks of responsibility i.e. moving of furniture, washing of carpets, stripping and sealing, floods, etc.
· Cleaning of passages, sweeping and removal of debris from internal roads and public areas.
· Required to work overtime/additional time which may include weekends and/or public holidays
· One may be re-allocated to other areas within the University as per operational requirements
· Assignments, work scheduling, methodology and instructions to only come from Services Department management, Service Provider management and cleaning services line managers unless deemed otherwise and with approval from Services’ management
· Sinks and hand basins are cleaned in accordance with the correct procedures, and are free flowing
· All areas such as floors, walls, drains, gullies, traps, shelving, cupboards and drawers are cleaned using the correct procedure
· Cleaning equipment and materials are stored correctly
· Correct uniform is worn and uniform is clean and undamaged

• Grade 12
• Services SETA Qualification
• Good Communication skills (language and written)
Competencies (Knowledge, Skills and Behaviors)
• Ability to work unsupervised
• Good health and physical strength
• Alertness’ and visual attention skills

Detailed Description
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How To Apply
Please submit a covering letter clearly indicating which post you are applying for, detailed CV with names, addresses, contact numbers and e-mail addresses of 3 referees
External applicants are invited to apply, by registering your profile on the Wits i-recruitment platform located at and submitting your application. or email applications to
Internal employees are invited to apply directly on Oracle by following the path: wits /Self Service application/” Apply for a job” or email applications to