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Responsible for managing the production, factories & staff.
Manage all aspects of Engineering & Fabrication.
Good knowledge & experience of pumps/motors/electrical/irrigation.
This role will manage a large workshop team, and also work heavily on the administration side as well, along with overseeing the mechanical aspects.
Must have excellent management skills or managing at least 50 people.
Happy to get hands dirty
Shona speaking is beneficial
Management experience is more preferable to a hands-on mechanic.
Keep the equipment of the company in good working condition by performing preventive maintenance.
Maintain safety standards for equipment and operators.
Enable the company to provide high level customer service through reliable and well-functioning equipment Routine maintenance of trucks, trailers, heavy duty equipment,
diesel generator and block-making machine.
Inspect, diagnose and repair brake systems, engines, electrical components, steering systems, transmissions and tires.
Repair malfunctioning components, change brakes, adjust steering systems, replace worn-out parts and change hydraulic fluids.
Maintain accurate records of each repair performed on vehicles.
Maintain inventory or spare parts and tools.
Keep the workshop and tools clean and tidy. Perform minor repair, maintenance and renovation works on the company’s property.
Well-grounded in principles of professional job execution.
Able to work with minimum supervision and get things done.
Flexible and ready to engage in other duties within the company
Physical strength and ability to work in noisy environment
Good working knowledge in automotive electrical technology.
Good working knowledge in hydraulic systems
The role will work with the Workshop Manager and repair and maintain all auto-electrics on large and heavy machinery.
Attend to coal boiler machine
Maintain pressure level required for production
Operate boiler functionality following guiding principles
Water purification and air compressors operation and upkeep
Checks and cleans boiler machine and boiler room
Check adherence to health and safety regulations, procedures and processes.
Responsible for day to day house-keeping issues
Focused & energetic
Oversee the operations of the Milling maintenance and
engineering teams to secure optimum output from significant milling.
plant machinery and equipment through planning and organising, developing strategies and tactics, setting targets, controlling and monitoring maintenance and engineering whilst driving adoption of company policy and SHEQ procedures.
The person will be required to ensure that targeted equipment availability is achieved including improvement of milling technical services
good oral communication skills and confidence in dealing with a wide range of people, including clients, contractors, designers, directors and plant operators;
the ability to work well within a team; IT skills, particularly computer-aided design; creative ability;
the ability to work under pressure; organisational skills, such as time and resource planning.
Responsibilities will include:
Establishing, implementing and monitoring an effective preventive maintenance program.
Work planning to ensure effective and efficient use of department resources
Ensure utilization of an approved maintenance management system to track costs and failure rates.
Strive to achieve best-of-class operating performance from all machines, generators and vehicles. <b> Utilizes systems to analyse and evaluate the performance of all assets and assist in repair vs replace decisions
Effectively manage maintenance team and ensure availability of maintenance support to production on a 24 hour, 7 days per week basis.
Manage capital development projects as may be required, including construction, factory refurbishments, machine replacements or complete factory installation
Manage all asset maintenance, including lands, roads, office and domestic buildings and building equipment, electrics, vehicles, tractors, generators, factories, boilers etc.
Fabrication projects which would include designing and constructing machines or equipment as may be required.
Further develop the maintenance department to incorporate turning, milling, rolling etc
Implement training programs for employee development and ensuring back-up of key personnel positions
Provides performance data to management and focuses on continuous improvement.
Management of all stocks and stores of assets, spare parts and maintenance consumables, ensuring cataloging of assets and ensuring adequate levels of spares and consumables.
Departmental budget development and management for maintenance and capital development projects.
Ability to prioritise
Responsibilities will include:
Checks and ensures that all refrigeration equipment and machinery is kept in good running order at all times
Mandatory hourly checks and records findings on log sheets provided.
Maintains and fills in the refrigeration log book daily.
Report any faults on the Refrigeration equipment
Carries out maintenance and repair works on the refrigeration
Monitors the utilization of available resources to improve efficiency and cost effectiveness
Provides regular update on works in progress.
Attention to detail <Br>
Workshop Manager â€“ working in conjunction with the current workshop manager and will stand in as manager when the current manager is away
The role would be full workshop management overseeing 120 staff and working with the transport manager to make sure availability of equipment and lead times of getting equipment out of the workshops, overseeing a fully fledged breakdown team, 3 small workshops out in the field 50 km away, overseeing stock ordering with purchase department, writing reports when need be, dealing with suppliers and working on budgets with the accounts department.
Must have worked on Agricultural related equipment including Harvesters
Carry out daily plant checks
Service, repair and maintenance of machinery components
Reduce equipment breakdown incidences
Fault Finding and trouble shooting
Fitting and Turning
Ability to Carry out Assigned Duties to Governed Technical Standards
Personality Focused / Honest / Efficient
Duties to include:
Construct, assemble, maintain and repair boilers
Direct cleaning of boilers and boiler furnaces. Inspect and repair boiler fittings, such as safety valves, regulators, automatic-control mechanisms, water columns, and auxiliary machines.
Management of the workshop activities
Managing a team of staff
Maintenance on heavy duty vehicles
Training and development