Directorate: Logistics

SALARY: R122-595 – R144-411 per annum (Level 03)

CENTRE: Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH)

REQUIREMENTS: Abet Level 4 or Grade 10. Code 10/C1 drivers licence (must be 3 years and older) with valid PDP drivers permit. 3 years’ experience in driving. Basic knowledge of the legislative framework and processes related to the handling of vehicles in government Ability to handle conflict. Must be prepared to engage in intensive labour practices. Ability to work under pressure. Ability to work independently in a team. Ability to communicate well with people at different levels. Ability to organize and plan. Sound verbal and written communication skills. Ability to act with tact and discretion. Must be self-motivated. Ability to handle tasks of multidisciplinary nature. Good customer skills and competencies. Knowledge of Labour Relations processes. Must be prepared to work shifts which include, fixed, after hours, night duty, weekends and public holidays. Knowledge of the Batho Pele Principals. Applicant should be prepared to undergo drivers testing and medical surveillance as an inherent job requirement.

DUTIES: Execute all authorized transportation trips of patients, staff, records, linen to relevant destinations. Check the level and condition of fuel, water, oil and tires every time before driving a vehicle. Complete the vehicle inspection form after checking the vehicle for any problems (e.g. dents and scratches) and report dents and scratches on vehicles. Report and complete the accident report when involved in a motor vehicle accident immediately. Report minor and major defects on the vehicle to the supervisor. Responsible for the safekeeping of vehicle keys, while vehicles are in use. Responsible for a spare wheel, jack and all other tools in the vehicle. Ensure that the vehicle is clean and in a good condition before handing back the keys at the end of the shift. Report low fuel level to Despatcher at the end of your shift. Comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act prescripts and procedures at all times. Complete vehicle lock book as prescribed by legislation. Attend to enquiries in a professional manner and give guidance and advice. Promote the safekeeping of the vehicles from damages. Comply with the rotation roster. Adhere to all legal instructions given to you written or verbally by a senior staff member. Adhere to timelines. Attend meetings and training as approved by the supervisor. Comply with the Performance Management and Development System (PMDS). Transporting patients to various hospitals and/or internal hospital trips.

ENQUIRIES: Ms J. van Rensburg Tel No: (011) 933 8756

APPLICATIONS: Applications should be hand-delivered to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital between 8 am and 3 pm at Ground Floor, Main Admin Building or posted to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Private Bag X01, Pimville, 1808. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered.

NOTE: Applications must be submitted on a new Z83 form and must complete in full, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at The completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV that specifies the following: All experience indicating the position, institution and respective dates (DD/MM/YY). Documents to be attached are ID document, copies of qualification/s including matric and relevant council registration certificate and proof of current registration (Where applicable). Relevant service certificates. Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Candidates will be subjected to Personnel Suitability Checks (PSC) – Verification (Reference checks- Provide at least 3 of which one must be immediate supervisor,(the Department shall reserve the right to conduct verification beyond names provided, where necessary); identity verification, qualifications verification, criminal record checks, credit/financial stability checks and employment verification). Persons in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right to not make an appointment/fill the post. The recommended candidate may be subjected to medical surveillance as required by the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Act 5/1993. CHBAH reserves the right to utilize practical exercises/tests for Non-SMS positions during the recruitment process to determine the suitability of candidates for the post(s). CHBAH also reserves the right to cancel the filling of Vacancy or not to fill a vacancy that was advertised during any stage of the recruitment process. The Gauteng Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity; therefore, all the appointments will be made in accordance with the Employment Equity target of the department. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

CLOSING DATE: 05 March 2021

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