Company: Platinum Life

This opportunity doesn’t require any experience, it’s a company in Centurion, called Platinum Life.

They’re looking for General Worker , you work 20 hours a week and it’s a fully paid training.

◾ Grade 12
◾ Must be between 18-35 years of age
◾ Must be Hardworking and dedicated
◾ Abillity and willingness to work upon short notice
◾ Clean Criminal record
◾ Rsa citizen


•Clean up worksites from hazardous or obsolete material

•Assist welders, carpenters, painters or other tradespeople on-site

•Handle and transport materials (e.g. cement) and equipment (e.g. drills and grinders)

•Use power tools and machinery (e.g. forklifts) when needed

•Follow instructions from supervisors to perform manual labor tasks (e.g. digging, stacking up goods)

•Put up warning signs (e.g. signposts, cones) for vehicles and passersby

•Help with setting up and transferring temporary structures (e.g. scaffolding)

•Report issues with equipment or unsafe conditions


•Ability to meet the physical demands of the job (standing for long periods of time, lifting heavy loads of up to 40 pounds etc.)

•Good hand-eye coordination

•Familiarity with power tools and machinery is a plus

•Communication and teamwork skills

•Commitment to safety rules

•Apprenticeship or specialization is an asset, but not necessary.

•General construction laborers must have physical strength, hand-eye coordination, and endurance.

•Laborers must also be able to concentrate on their tasks. The ability to understand and communicate information is also essential.

•Some tools and machines are computerized, requiring technical knowledge to use.

•Computer skills, estimating skills, and the ability to communicate in both English and Spanish can help general laborers advance in their profession.

•There are no minimum educational requirements to be a general laborer, but laborers who have specialized skills have the best opportunities.

•Those who serve a formal apprenticeship must generally be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

• An informal apprenticeship, consisting of on-the-job training and learning from more experienced contractors, is a common way for general laborers to learn their job.

•High school classes in general shop, welding, mechanical drawing, blueprint reading, physics, and mathematics are helpful.

• Professional organizations such as the National Center for Construction Education and Research can help laborers find accredited training programs, such as those in maritime, construction, or maintenance field.

•Laborers who help remove lead, asbestos and other hazardous materials need specialized safety training and certification..

•The job duties of a general laborer vary. They may include cleaning and preparing a job site, loading and delivering materials, and using a variety of tools and machines such as blowtorches, forklifts, levels, lifts, power drills, grinders, saws, pressure washers, and water spraying equipment.

•Laborers set up and take down ladders, scaffolding, and other temporary structures. They help carpenters, masons, and other specialized contractors.

•At road construction sites, general laborers may control traffic. They set up markers, cones and barricades and may flag vehicles to control the flow of traffic.

Please Send your CV on this Email – centurionjobs@platinumlife.co.za

Closing Date:13 November 2020

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