Food Services Aid Job Opportunity At The Department of Health

Reference Number:REF-07032
Centre:Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital
Directorate:Food Service
Salary:R 77 718 per annum (plus benefits)
Closing Date: 2015/08/07 12:00:00 AM


Basic elementary education or literacy or Grade 10-12. Numerical skills. Good verbal and written communication skills – English. Appropriate knowledge of food and food preparation. Previous experience in food preparation and diet knowledge in hospital will be an advantage. Awareness of Batho Pele Principles. Should be prepared to work shifts and public holidays. Be willing to work in a team and under stressful conditions.


The preparation of food and snacks in the main kitchen, diet kitchen or fluids diets and feeds in the Tube Feed area. Could also be requested to prepare and set trolleys in ward kitchens, as well as reconstituting of frozen meals and serving of food and beverages to patients. The performing of routine task to operate Food Service equipment. Lifting of heavy food baskets and pushing of trolleys and tea trolleys. Applying hygiene and safety measures in the area of work according to Hygiene and Safety manual and planned work schedules. To liaise with colleagues, supervisors, managers, patients, and hospital staff where applicable. Be prepared to relieve in all areas of food service unit when required. Be willing to undergo continuous training and development programs.

How to Apply?

The Department of Health is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity employment, especially of race, gender and disability. Application must be submitted on a Z83 form with a C.V, Certified copies of I.D and Qualifications to be attached. Applications should be submitted at the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, Admin Building first floor, Help Desk, 17 Jubilee Road, Parktown. or apply online at:

Enquiries:Ms S. Rodrigues, Tel. No: (011) 488 – 3607 / 3833

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged, If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

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