Workshop Manager wanted in Pretoria, South Africa

Serial No: 150601
Location: Gauteng, South Africa - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for a Workshop Manager for a company in Pretoria, South Africa.

The company specialises in Roads Construction & Manufacturing of Road Materials.




Salary & Benefits

  • R 10,000 -R 15,000 p/m
  • Benefits package available


The Role

  • Plan, lead, organise and control all activities related to the workshop
  • Provide leadership and supervision for reporting staff to meet company deliverables
  • Ensure all equipment and assets are built, repaired and maintained in a safe, efficient and professional manner
  • Ensure all workshop and yard tasking and operations are undertaken in a safe, efficient, cost-effective and professional manner, meeting completion dates and budgets
  • Experience in the fabrication of crushing and screening plants will be an advantage
  • Budgeting and cost control for all workshop activities
  • Purchasing and ordering of supplies and consumables in liaison with the Procurement Department, Suppliers’ cost competitiveness and quality
  • Oversee workshop operations including mechanical repairs and fabrications ensuring strict quality control is adhered to
  • Responsible for Workshop & Yard safety compliance in accordance to the Safety, Health and Environmental best practices
  • Staffing the workshop adequately and maintaining sound employee relationships in accordance with Company policy, liaising with Human Resources.
  • Identify and provide staff training opportunities in liaison with Human Resources.
  • Carry out Monthly Workplace Inspections (Yard, Mechanical, Boilermaker, and Spray Painting). ·
  • Scheduling and planning of workshop activities on a weekly basis.
  • Manage the maintenance of workshop facilities and fixed equipment ·
  • Manage and coordinate the safety and compliance of subcontractors engaged to operate within the workshop and yard


  • A minimum of 10 + years’ experience in the maintenance, repair and rebuilding of Heavy Earthmoving Plant and Equipment
  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or qualified Artisan in Heavy Earthmoving Plant and Equipment
  • At least 3 years of managerial experience as a Workshop manager
  • Good managerial and interpersonal skills are required as well as computer literacy in Microsoft Office


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