Food Services Aid

Reference Number: Knysna/Plett Herald 7/7/2016
Component: Department of Health
Core Title: Health Associated Sciences And Support Personnel
Institution: Knysna Hospital (Eden District)

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

Minimum requirement:

Basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Appropriate experience in Food Service environment.

Inherent requirements of the job:
Willingness to work shifts and overtime, which include weekends and public holidays.
Incumbent must be healthy and strong enough to lift heavy objects and be on their feet the entire day.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):
Knowledge of hygiene, Occupational Health, HACCP and safety principals.
Ability to communicate (verbal and written) in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):
Assist in receipt, store of all provisions and stock in the food service unit.
Prepare, produce all normal and therapeutic diets.
Weigh, dish and distribute foods to the wards.
Clean all areas, utensils and equipment in the Food Service Department.
Follow and adhere to Health and Safety prescripts.
Follow and adhere to elementary control measures and standard operating procedures.

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. Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated. This posts was also advertised in the (Knysna/Plett Herald 7/7/2016)

Salary: R 84 096 per annum
Salary Level: Level 2

Applications To:
The District Manager:
Eden District Office
Private Bag X6592
George, 6530.

(AttentionMs S Pienaar)

Closing Date: 29 July 2016
Enquiries: Ms L Xango
Tel: (044) 302-8400