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Cleaning and Hygiene

All Cleaning related services at the University are currently outsourced to various service providers.
The University has a team of staff that manages the various contractors in order to ensure the highest standards possible.

General Cleaning

iThis includes only the internal cleaning and excludes gardens and grounds, which is managed by the Universities Horticulture Department.

  • Cleaning complaints can be logged via the intranet under the online forms and tools section.
  • Special cleaning requests can be logged via the intranet under online forms and tools section and the appropriate block should be ticked. This includes services such as:
    • Pest Control Services
    • Carpet Cleaning
    • Specialised cleaning – spills or water damage

The above requests can only be attended to if the official online form is completed, certain jobs will require a quotation first and the department must provide a cost centre and account number for the payment.

Window Cleaning

Due to the specialized Health & Safety requirements of this service, this contract is separate from the general cleaning contract.

Venue Set ups and Office Moves

The Cleaning Services department also provides the following services:

  • Venue Set Ups
  • Temporary request for exam tables, chairs, trestle tables
  • Office and furniture Moves (This excludes the moving of Computer equipment)
  • The Provision of additional labour

Please note no moves are done off campus. (Only on and between campuses).

Refuse removal and recycling

The collection of all waste is currently an outsourced service.

The University currently has separate paper recycling collection points on each campus.

All of the University campuses are designated where possible glass free areas – where there is any glass a separate glass bin is allocated.

Contact information
Mrs Eleanore Pillay
Support Services Coordinator: South Campus
Tel: 27 41 504 3852
eleanore.pillay@mandela.ac.za

Mrs Teresa Niemand
Support Services Co-ordinator: Missionvale Campus
Tel: 27 41 504 1158
teresa.niemand@mandela.ac.za

Ms Rachael Japtha
Support Services Co-ordinator: North Campus
Tel: 27 41 504 3988
Rachael.Japhta@mandela.ac.za

Dumisani Myataza
Support Services Coordinator: 2nd Avenue & Bird Street Campus
Tel: 0415041223
dumisani.myataza@mandela.ac.za

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