Maintenance Assistant - Facilities - R510A

South African Medical Research Council - Parow, Cape Town, Western Cape

Full-Time | Maintenance

Closing date yi 24th ka May 2022

South African Medical Research Council Maintenance Assistant - Facilities - R510A Parow, Cape Town


  • The SAMRC Facilities Management Division requires a skilled experience Maintenance Assistant who will be responsible for the maintenance of the building and grounds.
  • The Maintenance Assistant must be vaccinated against the COVID-19 Virus.


  • Matric or Equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ relevant experience
  • Basic electrical, plumbing, carpentry and air conditioning experience

Skills & Competencies

  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively
  • Must be able to work unsupervised/without direct supervision
  • High level of interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate
  • Must have the ability to work in a team environment


  • The Maintenance Assistant will work closely with the Facilities Handymen to maintain the buildings and grounds.
  • The Maintenance Assistant will be responsible for prioritizing and organizing own work to maintain internal and external building infrastructure on a daily basis.
  • Assist with asset transfers and any other facilities management services as requested by the Facilities Handyman or Supervisor.
  • The Maintenance Assistant will perform relieving duties for the Driver and Postal/ Storeman in their absence.
  • Adhere to health, safety and environment regulations and organizational policies and procedures

Additional Information

  • Please quote the reference number (R510A) in all communications.
  • Please be advised that your submission will not be considered should your application not be accompanied by the required information and documentation.
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Ref No

  • R510A


  • A salary in the region of R84 862 per annum, cost-to-company
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