Celebrating our brand ambassadors – iServe with pride experiences
Buyani Dumakude – Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) Officer Inland – SHEQ Division. Celebrating our brand ambassadors – iServe with pride experiences. How long have you been working at Servest? I joined Servest in February 2019 as an intern, so I have been working for the company for two years now. I was given […]
The changing face of the facilities management sector within the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, and some lessons learnt
XX July 2021 – The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic has changed the facilities management industry. The industry has borne the brunt of the pandemic as demand for office rental space has decreased significantly due to the increase in the number of people who were compelled to work remotely. This has impacted on the demand […]
Opportunities exist for young people in the cleaning and hygiene services
XX July 2021: The growing demand for specialised cleaning services, which has been accelerated during the Covid-19 pandemic, has positioned the cleaning and hygiene sector to become a major contributor to employment opportunities for young people in the country, according to facilities management company Servest. “The cleaning and hygiene services continue to provide opportunities for […]
Mentoring and active male buy-in a prerequisite to attaining gender parity
10 August 2021: It has been 65 years since 20 000 South African women of diverse races, age and religions marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria to demand the abolition of suppressive pass laws. This month we celebrate the bravery of this pioneering group of women who asserted the rights of women outside of […]
Celebrating our brand ambassadors – Thembinkosi Hlabangani shares his iServe with pride @Servest experiences
This year marks 11 years since Thembinkosi Hlabangani, Gauteng South Branch Manager, Security, joined Servest. In just a little over a decade, Thembinkosi has managed to achieve much as he moved up the ranks through several roles within the company. Reflecting on his humble beginnings as a parking guard before joining Servest, Thembinkosi shares his […]
Celebrating our brand ambassadors – Maphokoane “Phookie” Ralephata shares her iServe with pride @Servest experiences.
Although Maphokoane is a relatively new member to the Servest family, having joined the organisation in May 2018, she has represented the Servest brand with true distinction. Reflecting on her journey with Servest, Maphokoane shares her experiences and what makes her wear the Servest badge with pride. The brand ambassador role Maphokoane is Servest’s corporate […]
iServe with pride: Celebrating our achievements with Eunice Tshotlhang – Sales Executive, Office Services
It has been a decade since Eunice Tshotlhang joined Servest – she has been with the company since 2011. She joined Servest as a washroom driver and served for six years in that position. In 2017, she was promoted to washroom quality controller, and in 2019 she was appointed Sales Executive. Eunice is a proud […]
iServe with pride experiences: Celebrating our achievements with Billy Wiggill, our National Sales Director, Cleaning
This year is Servest’s 24th anniversary and Billy Wiggill’s 20th year at Servest, the last three he has been serving as the National Sales Director for Cleaning. Billy joined the Servest Group in 2001 and after various operational roles, moved to sales 11 years ago. The Covid-19 pandemic has brought major challenges for everyone, including […]
Celebrating our brand ambassadors – 18 years at Servest: Sunnyboy Lebea shares his iServe with pride @Servest experiences
Servest is a people business, and people are the core of our business. We exist to support people and businesses to thrive by partnering with our clients to create an environment in which they can focus on the core of their business activities. Servest focuses on providing personalised, high quality service solutions to enable them […]
2020 was a challenging year for many businesses and families. While the storm is not yet over, there is a ray of hope, the future is not as bleak, and we are still standing. In our 24 years in business, never could we have imagined that businesses and families, globally and locally, would be tested […]
Servest acquires twenty-year-old specialist security interventions company Unite Group
Tuesday, 01 December 2020 Companies and Acquisitions – Integrated facilities management company Servest has acquired Unite Group, one of the few specialist security intervention companies in the country. Through the acquisition of the 20-year-old company, Servest has also acquired the company’s assets, including its fleet of armoured vehicles such as a large fleet of Mambas […]
Servest walks away with 14 awards from the 2020 SALI Awards
September, 02, 2020 Integrated facilities management company – Servest has won 14 awards for landscaping projects that it entered in the South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) awards of excellence for 2020. The awards included the overall trophy award for best landscape maintenance site, seven double gold awards, three gold awards and three silver awards. Servest […]
Charlotte Maxeke High School in Tembisa and Baby Moses Home in Roodepoort get much needed buildings and renovations support
Children at the Charlotte Maxeke High School in Tembisa and Baby Moses Home in Roodepoort will now eat food prepared in a clean and safe environment and enjoy privacy and dignity, thanks to a project by integrated facilities management company Servest. This project has not only benefitted them, but the small business which is a […]
Facilities Management sector shows the greatest potential for entry level jobs for unemployed youth
Latest statistics reveal that the unemployment rate in South Africa stands at 27.6%. Over half of those unemployed are young and are between the ages of 15 and 34. In addition, 45% of recent graduates cannot find employment.
The facilities management business is structured to coordinate all your facilities services, including operational and infrastructure support, ensuring the integration of people, systems, places, processes and technology.
The Office Services division of Servest is building a strong foundation to drive sustainable growth and differentiate in what is a competitive and evolving facilities management industry in South Africa Facilities management is a complex business. With many companies boasting large portfolios of services and managing multiple sites for numerous different clients, no job is […]
Group Chief Executive of Servest SA speaks about his turnaround strategy for South Africa’s leading integrated facilities management company
The new Group Chief Executive of Servest South Africa is confident that the company can significantly contribute towards strengthening and growing the economy and enhancing genuine efforts towards transformation.