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Cleaner/ Service Worker: Cleaning Services (post level 18)

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Job Title

Cleaner/ Service Worker: Cleaning Services (post level 18) (2 positions) (Job ID: 5753)

Organizational Unit

University of the Free State -> Vice-Rector: Operations -> Facilities Management -> University Estates

Contract Type: Permanent

Occupational Level: Unskilled

Location: Qwaqwa Campus – Qwaqwa, FS ZA (Primary)

Closing Date: 23/5/2024


KINDLY TAKE NOTE: Applications may only be submitted online through the official UFS vacancy website: – Applications submitted through any other platform will not be considered.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Clean buildings, equipment, and workspaces.
  • Maintain and inspect equipment.
  • Adhere to daily program/ schedule and follow procedures and protocol.
  • Follow ad hoc instructions given by line management.
  • Internal reporting and communicate with team leader.
  • Comply with health and safety standards.

Inherent Job requirements:

  • Grade 10 on NQF Level 2.


  • A minimum of one (1) year relevant work experience in general cleaning, operating cleaning equipment, and knowledge of cleaning chemicals.


Key Competencies Required:

  • Results oriented:
  • The ability to stick with tasks, not give up, and overcome obstacles in completing one’s task.
  • The ability to be reliable, responsible, dependable and to fulfil obligations.

• Strategic thinking:

  • The ability to deal with several activities at a time.
  • The ability to focus on details, work towards perfection, and approach work in a neat and organised manner.

• Business Acumen:
– The ability to adhere to rules and strictly follow work regulations.
• Leading:

  • The ability to be cooperative with others, display a good-natured attitude and encourage people to work together.

• Building coalitions:

  • The ability to interact with others and establish personal connections with people.
  • The ability to make decisions through consultation, collaboration and working with close supervision.

Required Documents

Please ensure that all relevant documentation is attached to your application.

  • A detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter.
  • Copies of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications).
  • A copy of your identity document (ID or passport in the case of foreign nationals).
  • Proof of registration with a Professional Body (if applicable).
  • A copy of your driver’s license (if applicable).
  • Confirmation of employment from current employer / last employer if unemployed (only applicable to external applicants).


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