Department of Health is Hiring Porters


Gauteng Department of Health is Hiring Porters at Steve Biko Academic Hospital

Reference Number : refs/019505


Number of Posts: 2

Package: R125 373 per annum plus benefits

Enquiries: Mr. PJ Majoro-012 354 1169

Employer: Department of Health



  • Minimum Grade10 or/Abet level 04 and above or equivalent qualification, knowledge of Portering services, working in mortuary will be an added advantage. Ability to communicate in more than one official language, passion for work, knowledge of customer care, self driven and motivated to work in a team, willingness to work shifts.

Duties :

  • Escort/accompany patients from reception to various sections, between sections and wards and to and from vehicles. Load and off load patients. Render assistance to nursing staff with transfer of patients to bed/trolleys and vice versa.
  • Display caring, respectful, friendly, courteous attitude to all patients, relatives, members of the public, colleagues, shift leaders, other co-workers and supervisors.
  • Transport corpses to the mortuary, together with files and complete mortuary register. Filling of daily work activities in Porter’s control sheet. Perform other duties as allocated by the supervisor.


Applications should be submitted strictly online at the following E-Recruitment portal: No hand-delivered, faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. NB: For assistance with online applications please email your query to

Closing Date: 02-01-2024

Criteria Questions

Do you have Grade 10 or Abet Level 04 and above?

Also Notes:

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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