Community Service

  • Nkangala District Municipality
  • Middelburg, Mpumalanga, South Africa
  • Dec 08, 2019
Contract Environmental Health & Safety

Job Description


Nkangala Ditrict Municipality invites applicants to apply for a Community Service role.


  • Performing inspections of specific premises: undertakers, offensive trades, hairdressers, places of entertainment, recreational facilities, resorts, child-care establishments, hostels
  • Preparing monthly MHS reports.
  • Conducting general inspections of residential and business premises in response to EH related complaints received.
  • Perform routine monitoring and sampling of water sources
  • Enforcement of MHS by-laws and other relevant legislations.
  • Conduct environmental education and awareness campaigns within the local jurisdiction.
  • Investigating complaints regarding noise disturbance and monitor levels thereof.
  • Preparing and serving notices, letters, reports, etc, according to environmental health legislations.
  • Conduct food premises inspections.
  • Monitoring waste management within the local jurisdiction.
  • Monitoring the exhumation and reburial or disposal of human remains
  • Scrutinising building plans and report comments
  • Providing health education and instructions during inspections
  • Issue Certificate of Compliance or Acceptance in accordance with applicable legislation
  • Investigating outbreaks/incidences of food borne diseases (infections and poisonings)
  • Attend meetings, Training, workshops or conferences


  • Grade 12 certificate.
  • Completed Environmental Health (EH) curriculum.
  • Registration with Professional bodies as Environmental health student at HPCSA.
  • Good computer skills and completed all EH experiential training.
• Applicant must be unemployed and resides within Nkangala district Municipality.

Application Deadline

Dec 19, 2019