Department of health is looking passionate  and hard working individual  to part of the team, for to join us you need to send your application and a complete cv.

SALARY : R102 534.per annum (plus benefits)

CENTRE : Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital


A minimum of ABET qualification or grade 10 qualification or equivalent
qualification. Knowledge: of a limited range of working procedure in respect of
Mortuary Services working environment and elementary duties such as:
equipment, cleaning, health and safety measures, planning and organising.
Skills. Be able to read and write. Basic numeracy, literacy, good
communication skills, Problem solving skills. Ability to perform routine tasks
and Basic interpersonal relationship skills. Be prepared to work under pressure
and able to work in a team. Be prepared to rotate and work shifts. Be prepared
to do physical labour. It is a legal requirement that employees wear protective
clothing. The following will be an added advantage: Grade 12 with 2- 5 years’
experience in mortuary services, Knowledge of Batho Pele principles, Six
Ministerial Priorities and driver’s license.


Removal of corpses with in the hospital. Collect death reports, post-mortem
and other accompanying documents from the wards. Register corpses in the
death register book. Ensure that D28 forms are completed by doctors,
complete SAP379 /180 Forms for unnatural deaths. Transport corpses to
Medical School for post mortem. Assist families with viewing of the corpses.
Assist undertakers to remove the bodies from the fridges or storage room.
Clean mortuary pans and equipment using chemicals. Assist FPS to identify
and remove corpses from storage room. Assist the appointed undertaker to
identify and remove bodies from the fridges for pauper’s burial. Check room
temperatures in the cold storage regularly. Adhere to internal working
procedures and policies. Wear PPE at all times. Take instructions from the

ENQUIRIES : Mrs. P. Maruping Tel No: (011) 488 3915


Applications should be submitted on a (PDF Format only) to the following
email-address Only online application will
be considered. Please use the reference as the subject.


The Department of Health is committed to the achievement and Maintenance
of diversity and equity employment, especially of race, gender and disability.
Applications must be submitted on a Z83 form with a C.V, Certified copies (not
older than 6 months) of I.D and Qualifications to be attached. Suitable
candidate will be subjected to personnel suitability checks (criminal record
check, citizenship verification, qualification/study verification and previous
employment verification) Suitable candidates will also be subjected to security
clearance processes. Suitable candidates will undergo a medical screening
test. Suitable candidates will have to disclose his / her financial interest. The
Department of Health reserves the right to fill or not to fill the position. Due to
high volumes of anticipated applications, communication will be limited to the
shortlisted candidates only. Should you not hear from us within 3 months after
the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. African
Females, Coloured Males and females, Indian Males and Females and White
Males and females are encouraged to apply.

CLOSING DATE : 19 February 2021

Download Z83 FORM


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