TRANSNET IS HIRING FOR GENERAL WORKERS: (Closing Date: 27 September 2022)

Transnet is hiring for General Workers. Apply

About Transnet (Transnet is Hiring)

Transnet SOC Ltd is a large South African rail, port and pipeline company, headquartered in the Carlton Centre in Johannesburg. Looking for an exciting opportunity to contribute to future economic growth of South Africa? Transnet is a world-class employer with a highly motivated workforce exceeding 55 000 permanent employees. Transnet value its dedication and commitment and embrace the importance of ensuring the right skills, capabilities and improved capacity is sustainable in the long-term by helping its employees excel in achieving their desired potential.

This advert is open for application by external applicants.

Equity Statement :Preference will be given to suitably qualified Applicants who are members of the
designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organisation/Operating

Applicants that are interested in applying for any of the advertised positions must apply by registering on the Careers section of the Transnet Internet. Please take care in completing all required details on the profile, and then apply for the position.

Alternative Application Methods: (Completed Curriculum Vitae to be submitted)

Post : General Workers x5



Any questions regarding the application or recruitment process should be sent in writing to

Important Job details

  • Operating Division : Transnet Freight Rail
  • Position Title : General Worker
  • Employee Group : Permanent
  • Department : Operations
  • Location : Phalaborwa
  • Reporting To : Yard Master
  • Grade Level : L1
  • Reference Number : 50018505

Position Purpose

Responsible for the cleaning and the surrounding areas (Premises) for the depot and ensuring a neat and clean environment all the time according to specifications as well as performing adhoc duties as required

Position outputs:

  1. Responsible for the cleaning and the surrounding areas (Premises) for the depot and ensuring a neat and clean environment all the time according to specifications.
  2. Adhere to safe working procedures in order to comply with act 85/16
  3. Performs general garden duties on regular basis to ensure that the garden is properly maintained
  4. Performs Adhoc duties as required

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Formal educational qualifications: Grade 8
  • Mentally Fit
  • Must be Physically Fit, alert and have excellent eyesight and good hearing
  • Psychologically fit
  • Safe Working Procedures
  • First Aid



#Induction Course
#Safe working Procedures
#Burner Operation Instructions
#Basic first aid course
#Quality principles
#Emergency shut-down procedures
#First Aid
#Fire Evacuation
#Uniform clothing
#Human Capital Policies


#Safety and risk conscious
#Rule following
#Routine Tolerance
#Dependable and reliable
#Displays integrity
# Vigilant

Skills required:

#Machinery used
#Cleaning Process

Some of the areas at which the successful candidates will be placed include:

  • Witbank
  • Komatipoort
  • Nelspruit
  • Waterval Boven
  • Polokwane

“NB: The candidate must meet the minimum inherent health requirements of the job”


Note: if you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of this advertisement please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Transnet urge all its employees, clients, members of the public and our suppliers to report any kind of fraud or corruption at Transnet. Call the hotline toll free number: 0800 003 056 or email

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