Rodent Control Programme: General Worker

Position: Rodent Control Programme: General Worker (Temporary)

Department:   Health and Social Development
Division: Environmental Health
Salary: R3000 Stipend per Month

Core Responsibilities:

  • Conduct ward-based door-to-door education and surveys by visiting a set number of houses within a designated ward
  • Provide information, education and communication of rodent control and other Environmental Health related matters
  • Distribution of pamphlets
  • Mobilisation of community members to education campaigns and block meetings
  • Follow up on identified infested premises as well as give feedback report
  • Network and liaise with Environmental Health Practitioners
  • Participate in rodent control education campaigns
  • Report to the Environmental Health Practitioner as the immediate supervisor
  • Reach the daily minimum target of thirty (30) premises inspected per Rodent Control Ambassador
  • Complete daily attendance register for voluntary participation on the programme
  • Record  the number of premises visited on data collection tool
  • Record the number of pamphlets distributed during the visit
  • Record all identified infested premises and follow-ups and
  • Conduct Health talks, assist with management of attendance registers at educational campaigns, and block meetings

NB: Please put the Ward Number on your address


Minimum Requirements:

  • Grade 10 or equivalent Qualifications
  • Must be Ekurhuleni resident based in communities where they will serve, i.e. Ward Based (Attach Proof of Residence)