EPWP BRUSH CUTTER : Midvaal Local Municipality

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • cut grass and clean area according to grass cutting schedules
  • Do any work with hands or garden tools on sport fields, flowerbeds, pavements etc. to create a clean and tidy environment as and when
  • Responsible for safe usage and maintenance of machines
  • Pick up all rubble, garden refuse, etc. in flowerbeds or on sport fields
  • Cutting grass using various ride on lawnmowers and brush cutter machine
  • Regularly inspecting equipment
  • Checking to see that equipment is safe for use, otherwise discard and work with hand tools
  • Put out traffic signs to warn traffic and persons about workers next to municipal roads, islands, pavements, open spaces etc.
  • Use garden tools to clean areas when machines are out of order or during winter months
  • Clean parks and cemeteries, clinics, libraries, sports centres, depots and other municipal facilities and buildings and perform other general works necessary
  • Do winter treatment of all sport fields during winter months.
  • Perform any other related Ad Hoc tasks and duties as requested by management (supervisor) from time to time.


  • Grade 10
  • Grade 12 added advantage
  • Ability to follow and execute instructions
  • Good physical health
  • Basic skill or know how of doing physical work
  • A hard-working self-disciplined person
  • 0-1 year experience responsible for maintenance of gardens and bushes.