A reputable agricultural company involved with fruit & vegetable production and dairy processing requires the services of a Workshop Manager at their dairy processing plant in Bethlehem, Free State.
Responsibilities: Overall management of workshop and related functions, including all vehicles, building and equipment, overall management and planning of fleet maintenance and repairs, responsible for job distribution and workflow in the workshop, including job planning and work allocation for day-to-day operations, responsible for orders, purchases, issues and monitoring of inventory and inventory levels on a daily basis.
Ensuring all vehicles, equipment, and buildings insurance are valid and updated as well as coverage of new trucks/ equipment and buildings before used, co-ordinate and co-operate in interdepartmental activities. Staff Development: Performance measurement and appraisals, control labour costs, monitor and control standard of work activities. Budget preparation, safety and security in the workplace, staff training, grievance and disciplinary procedures, appointment of new employees.
Requirements: Matric, plus industry-related mechanical training, at least 5-8 years' experience in workshop management, mechanical knowledge of vehicles, and general maintenance of equipment and buildings. Must be a good planner and organizer, and experience with management of workshop/maintenance staff.
Apply online www.agrijob.co.za.