Biodiversity Evidence Eco-Monitors: Semi-Skilled Labour Category X20

Biodiversity Evidence Eco-Monitors: Semi-Skilled Labour Category X20

South African National Biodiversity Institute – Various Areas, Limpopo

Contract | General Work

Closing Date: 26 November 2021

South African National Biodiversity Institute Biodiversity Evidence Eco-Monitors: Semi-Skilled Labour Category X20 Various Areas


  • The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) is looking for a dependable, hard-working and self-motivated individuals to effectively assist the Directorate on Biodiversity Evidence’s (DBE) effort with the monitoring and collecting data on invasive species.


  1. Capricorn District Municipality X4
  2. Mopani District Municipality X5
  3. Sekhukhune District Municipality X3
  4. Vhembe District Municipality X5
  5. Waterberg District Municipality X3


  • Applicants must have minimum Grade 12.
  • A higher certificate or degree will be an added advantage.
  • Furthermore, applicants must be South African Citizens and reside within the local municipality in the Limpopo Province (proof of residence is required i.e. letter from the Ward Committee/ traditional authority or utility bill).
  • Applicants must be physically and medically fit to do manual labour.
  • Ideally, the applicants must have experience in any of the areas listed below.

Skills & Competencies

  • The successful candidates must have sound interpersonal skills, the ability to communicate in English and any other official languages (read and write).
  • The successful candidates must be willing to work independently as well as in a team.


  • Collect data on occurrence and management of plants along roadsides;
  • Document the community’s knowledge of invasive species;
  • Monitor the emergence of alien plants along roadsides;
  • Conduct awareness at schools and community gatherings about invasive species; and
  • Execute administrative duties where necessary.

Additional Information

  • Contact Mr Moleseng Moshobane on 012 843 5013 or preferably, forward the completed application form and a 2 page CV via e-mail.
  • Postal/Hand delivery applications are to be sent to the address below.
  • Failure to submit the requested information may result in your application not being considered.
  • In line with the EPWP, the position aims to target women, youth and disabled persons.
  • SANBI reserves the right not to fill this position.
  • Candidates are expected to be available for selection interviews on a date and time as determined by SANBI.
  • If no response has been received within 30 days of the closing date, candidates may consider their applications.

Ref No

  • PYEI 3/2021

Application Form

Job Type

  • Fixed-term contract ending 31 March 2022


  • R180.00 per day

Application Address:

  • Thohoyandou National Botanical Garden Office, 451 Garden Route, Thohoyandou, 0950

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