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  • Date posted

    June 14, 2024

  • Hiring location

    Cape Town Western Cape


Handyman position available August 2024

Handyman required to contribute to the maintenance and development of a campus that will serve the academic and co-curricular needs of the school.

The successful person will be required to:

  • Assist with the general upkeep and planned maintenance of the school campus and hostel
  • Assist with special building projects, renovations and upgrades
  • Maintain work order requests through the Help Desk system
  • Carry out painting and structural repairs as required
  • Carry out joinery repairs and woodwork tasks
  • Carry out plumbing repairs, including tiling and unblocking of drainage pipes as and when required

Only candidates who meet the following essential criteria will be considered:

  • Have a proven track record of having done similar work for a minimum of three years
  • Able to supply contactable references

The following requirements are desirable but not essential:

  • Ability to carry out welding repairs and electrical repairs that do not require a wiring certificate
  • Be in possession of a Code 8 driver’s licence
  • Experience of working in a school environment would be advantageous.
  • Qualifications or Trade Certificates in any practical, maintenance-related field would be an advantage.

Please submit your CV together with a covering letter and a copy of your ID/passport to:

The Principal, Rustenburg Girls’ High School, Camp Ground Road, Rondebosch, 7700; Or via email:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted, invited to an interview and given a practical assessment to complete.   We reserve the right not to fill the posts.

Rustenburg Girls’ High School is committed to the principles of Employment Equity and to providing equal opportunities. Candidates who meet these criteria will receive preference.

Closing date for applications:  Monday 8 July 2024 at 10:00

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