Workshop Manager

Our Client, in the construction industry, has exciting career opportunities and is looking for highly skilled, dynamic and self-driven individuals to join their growing team.

JOB PURPOSE

To oversee, manage and direct the activities of the mechanical services department.

THE JOB

The position will be responsible for among other things the following:

  • Managing, directing and supervising the mechanical services department in accordance with set standards.
  • Providing technical guidance and advice on mechanical engineering and maintenance works.
  • Ensuring effective operation of electro-mechanical operations of the plant to ensure that all components are functioning according to specifications.
  • Making technical decisions on projects and developing engineering statements of work, cost and manpower estimates.
  • Performing analyses (thermal and structural-static and dynamic) at all levels of developments and recommending the types of parts and materials to be put to use.
  • Resolving any test failure, including root cause failure an investigation, performing supporting analyses, defining appropriate changes and conducting re-tests.
  • Preparing budget estimates for specific projects and areas of operation under control, covering materials, manpower and other contingency costs.
  • Providing leadership to the workshop staff.

THE PERSON

The right candidate will possess the following:

  • A Diploma/Bachelor’s Degree in Auto/Diesel Mechanics or related field.
  • A minimum of ten (10) year’s experience in an auto mechanics environment.
  • Knowledge on light and heavy duty vehicle mechanics, as well as, experience working in a workshop environment.
  • Knowledge of vehicle transmission system and computer diagnostics.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Analytical thinking.
  • Planning and Execution.
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Building and managing relationships.
  • Quality service delivery.
  • Assertiveness and decisiveness.

 

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Apply before : Sat Sep 02, 2017