EPWP GENERAL WORKER : Midvaal Local Municipality

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • General street sweeping, Litter Picking and refuse removal within the jurisdiction of the Midvaal local municipality.
  • Assist with illegal dumping clean up.
  • Do any work with or garden tools on sport fields, flowerbeds, pavements etc. to create a clean and tidy environment.
  • 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.
  • Put out traffic signs to warn traffic and persons about workers next to municipal roads, islands, pavements, open spaces etc
  • Responsible for loading and off-loading of solid waste material and equipment of the section.
  • Execution of all legal instructions from the supervisor to ensure productivity and smooth running of the section.
  • Reports any injury/loss sustained while working to the supervisor to ensure prompt attendance and safety of the working area of responsibility.
  • Assist customers and the public in waste disposal.
  • Perform any other related Ad Hoc tasks and duties as requested by management (supervisor) from time to time.


  • Grade 10
  • Grade 12 added advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills (must be bilingual)
  • Ability to follow & execute given instructions
  • Good physical health, basic skill & know how of doing physical work
  • A hard-working self-disciplined person
  • 0-1 year relevant experience in Waste Management and Parks