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Workshop Foreman - Harare - Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #12543
Job Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type Transport & Logistics
Job Role Workshop Foreman - Harare
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree Class One Journeyman / Apprenticeship trained

Job Description

  • Job Status: Interviews in Progress

Our client, a large distribution company ,is now looking for an experienced Workshop Foreman to join them ASAP in Harare.

Reporting to the Workshop Manager
Supervision of workshop staff
Allocation and work supervision
Monitor and check quality of repairs undertaken by both internal and outside the company
Monitor and supervise workshop spares acquisition
Allocation and purchasing of parts, spares etc
Co-ordinate breakdown recovery and repairs activities
Keep record of work done in the workshop
Supervises the preparation of trucks and trailers for annual VID certificate and fitness
Produce workshop vehicle repair budget estimates
Control and monitor workshop repair costs
Produce and formulate a programme for the periodic service maintenance of the trucks
Produce workshop repair summary sheet monthly
Improve vehicle availability throughout by liaising with Transport Managers to schedule and record routine maintenance and servicing
Ensure sufficient task analysis are completed to carry work out safely
Ensure all direct laboring control work to safe working procedures and systems
Ensure work is performed as per job cards and current schedule of works
Ensure all work is carried out to quality and specification requirements and that documentation is complete
Monitoring the use of materials and care of equipment
Assist in performance appraisals
Assist in technical queries

Key Skills
Must have knowledge of heavy vehicles, Volvos, MAN, freightliners, Benz, bulk tankers and trailers, accident investigation and analysis
Ability to supervise a team of workshop artisans, supervisory training and qualification an added advantage preferably CILT
Hands on/ Ethical/ Excellent leader
Excellent communication and report writing skills
An assertive and strong disciplinarian
Strong technical diagnostic skills

  • Job Role: Workshop Foreman - Harare
  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Class One Journeyman
Must have a clean Class 2 Drivers License
Minimum of 5 years post qualification experience
Minimum of 2 years as a Workshop Foreman in a busy transport workshop

Additional Requirements

Heavy Vehicles

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