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Workshop Manager - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #6264
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role Workshop Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian or Expatriate
Degree Mechanical Degree

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Open

Out Client is looking for a Workshop Manager who has had experience in workshops repairing tractors, combine harvesters and construction machinery to join their team in Lusaka or Mkushi.

Duties Include:
Responsible planning, leading, organizing, and supervising the day to day activities of the Workshop Section, controlling the quality of repairs
Supervise the maintenance and repair of all of the vehicle fleet, including Tractor Trailers and other technical
Support equipment (electrical, electronic and mechanical) ensuring that overhauls, preventative maintenance and repair are done in a cost effective manner, with attention given to quality and longer duration of equipment.
Ensure that the equipment is maintained in a safe and reliable working condition in accordance with planned preventive maintenance program and to identify and rectify repetitive problems
Committed to providing leadership and direction to labor to ensure that they present the epitome of end results
Proficient in leading and controlling skilled labor and work crews engaged in all mechanical aspects of the project, along with the ability to optimize resources and ensure timely completion

Key Skills
Leadership and management skills with an ability to motivate others.
Hands on ‘real-world’ mechanical experience and knowledge
Sound judgment informed by extensive practical knowledge and experience.
Innovative, inventive and analytical, able to pre-empt and resolve problems with ease.
responsive and good under pressure.
Able to handle conflict and resolve differences of opinion

  • Job Role: Workshop Manager
  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
University / College degree in Mechanical or related field.
Requires at least 5 to 7 years of general supervisory experience in general maintenance section, Responsible maintenance and repair experience, including specific knowledge of electrical, electronic and mechanical and related
Requires specific technical knowledge of maintenance and repair of various vehicles, including Tractors
Professional technical qualifications in the vehicle and equipment domain

Additional Requirements

Tractors / Combines / Construction

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