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Handyman (greywater technician) – Cape Town needed at Tsebo Solution

Job title : Handyman (greywater technician) – Cape Town

Job Location : Western Cape, Cape Town

Deadline : April 11, 2024

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Service and maintenance to Greywater systems
  • Undertake Planned Preventative Maintenance Tasks allocated by the Senior Technician.
  • Undertake Re-active Maintenance Tasks and Repairs allocated by the Senior Technician.
  • Ensure that best Operating Practice is applied when undertaking Maintenance Tasks / Repairs.
  • Provide a list of required materials to Senior Technician to enable successful execution of Maintenance Tasks.
  • Complete and issue Check Sheets to Senior Technician on a weekly basis.
  • Assist in keeping Workshop tidy and presentable

Tasks related to maintenance, repairs, replacement and installations.

  • System Inspection: Regularly inspecting the entire greywater system to identify any signs of leaks, blockages, or malfunctioning components.
  • Filter Cleaning: Cleaning and maintaining filters to remove debris, hair, and other particles that may accumulate in the greywater system and hinder its performance.
  • Pump Maintenance: Checking and maintaining the greywater pump to ensure it is functioning properly. This may involve inspecting for wear and tear, lubricating moving parts, and addressing any issues with the pump.
  • Irrigation Check: Verifying the proper functioning of the greywater irrigation or distribution system, including inspecting pipes, drip lines, or other delivery methods for clogs or damage.
  • Treatment System Maintenance: If applicable, maintaining any treatment components of the greywater system, such as filters, UV sterilizers, or other treatment devices, to ensure water quality meets safety standards.
  • Adjusting pH Levels: Monitoring and adjusting the pH levels of the greywater to ensure it is within an acceptable range for safe and effective use in irrigation.
  • Educating Users: Providing education to users on proper greywater usage and practices to avoid introducing harmful substances into the greywater system.
  • Compliance Checks: Ensuring that the greywater system complies with local regulations and standards, and making any necessary adjustments to maintain compliance.
  • System Upgrades: Recommending and implementing upgrades or modifications to the greywater system to enhance efficiency, water quality, and overall performance.
  • Emergency Repairs: Addressing any emergency repairs promptly to prevent system failures and minimize potential damage to the greywater infrastructure.
  • Record Keeping: Maintaining detailed records of maintenance activities, inspections, and any issues encountered to track the system’s performance over time.
  • Plumbing Repairs: Fixing leaks, replacing faucets, unclogging drains, repairing or replacing pipes.
  • Electrical Work: Replacing lights.
  • Carpentry: Repairing or installing cabinets, shelves, doors, windows, and trim work; building or repairing furniture; fixing or replacing damaged woodwork.
  • Painting: Preparing surfaces, patching holes, applying primer and paint, selecting and matching paint colors, touch-up work.
  • Drywall Repairs: Patching holes, repairing cracks, applying joint compound, sanding, and preparing surfaces for painting.
  • Flooring: Installing or repairing laminate, vinyl, or tile flooring; repairing or replacing damaged floorboards; carpet installation or repairs.
  • General Maintenance: Performing routine maintenance tasks, such as replacing filters, lubricating hinges, tightening screws, and checking for safety hazards.
  • Shelving and Storage: Building and installing shelves, organizing storage spaces, installing hooks or racks.
  • Exterior Maintenance: Cleaning gutters, power washing surfaces, repairing fences or gates, maintaining outdoor structures.
  • Assembly: Putting together furniture, equipment, or other items that require assembly.
  • Miscellaneous Repairs: Handling various small repairs, such as fixing leaky faucets, squeaky hinges, loose doorknobs, or wobbly furniture.
  • Transportation of fellow employees
  • Four work orders per day on average
  • Cleaning of OfficesAdhere to the TFS’s Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality (SHEQ) Management System’s Policies & Procedures of as applicable to this position.

Skills and Competencies

  • Good knowledge of all trades, plumbing, carpentry, electrical, building repairs, maintenance and greywater systems.
  • Knowledge of tools and materials used in the assigned area of responsibility
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to plan, organise and control own work effort
  • Good people skills
  • Excellent customer relation skills


  • Minimum Grade 12
  • 3 year experience
  • Driver’s license

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