Housekeeping Assistant/General Worker

Housekeeping Assistant/General Worker

Function: Other

Facility: Life St George’s Hospital

Position: Housekeeping Assistant/General Worker


A vacancy exists for a Housekeeping Assistant/General Worker based at Life St Georges Hospital, reporting to the Service Manager.

The successful candidates will be responsible for upholding the highest standards of housekeeping services within the Laundry facility.Critical Outputs

    To provide satisfactory experience by: 

  • Keeping all facilities/areas neat and tidy 
  • Servicing all areas on a regular basis 
  • Adhering to infection control policies 
  • Maintaining a professional relationship with colleagues and management 

    To provide quality housekeeping services by: 

  • Attending training as and when required 
  • Adhere to all cleaning procedures and protocols 
  • Applying correct cleaning methods to different areas 
  • Stocking all facilities sufficiently with supplies 
  • Working shifts as needed
  • Assisting with any general work within the laundry facility


  • Matric Certificate (Grade 12) 
  • Previous housekeeping experience 
  • Strong customer orientation, team player and energetic 
  • Well-organised 
  • Able to work under pressure 
  • Must be physically fit 
  • Able to work shifts if needed 


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good time keeping
  • Excellence orientation
  • Building relationships 
  • Customer responsiveness 
  • Organisational awareness
  • Action orientation, drive and energy
  • Ethical behaviour

Fax: 086 683 6827


Closing date: Saturday, February 24, 2024

Internal applicants – Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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