Workshop Manager

Job Title Workshop Manager
Location: Witbank, Ellisras
Remuneration On application
Application Closing Date: 30/04/2008
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Manage a team of employees
  • Develop and maintain a sound relationship with operations staff and suppliers
  • Manage the fleet maintenance programme
  • Manage the vehicle maintenance costs to acceptable levels
  • Manage stock levels and the purchase of replacement parts and equipment
  • Implement a preventative maintenance programme
  • Manage the workshop budget/cost
Skills, Experience & Educational Re:
  • Extensive and an in-depth knowledge of maintenance philosophies for a varied range of automotive and materials handling equipment, specifically:
  • service scheduling and planning
  • manpower utilization
  • tooling
  • cost & quality control
  • budgeting and forecasting
  • SHEQ standards and requirements
  • Exposure to fabrication technologies (boiler making/welding)
  • Exposure to Labour Relations Management
  • Diesel mechanic qualification
  • At least 5 years experience at a supervisory level
    Knowledge of preventative maintenance programmes
  • Computer literacy on excel and word
  • Ability to monitor vehicle utilization and control the costs of maintenance