Head: Transport (Vehicle Maintenance)

  • Nationwide Placement
  • Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Jul 09, 2017
Permanent Distribution / Shipping Logistics Transportation

Job Description

Head: Transport (Vehicle Maintenance)


 Key performance areas:

  • Schedule projects, tasks and service requests and ensure that the acceptable standards and objectives are achieved
  • Identify problem areas and implement corrective actions
  • Formulate maintenance and monitoring plans for the section
  • Evaluate and control sectional outputs against objectives and goals set
  • Identify development needs of subordinates
  • Responsible for performance management of the section
  • Manage disciplinary and grievance of subordinates
  • Managing and control the sections operational and capital budget
  • Liaising with consultants, suppliers and coordinating requirements in order to implement modifications to mechanical and vehicle infrastructure
  • Monthly reporting of section operational and capital projects
  • Responsible for the fleet management
  • Responsible for vehicle maintenance and servicing planning and coordination.


Qualifications and experience:

  • Grade 12 or N3
  • Trade Test (Petrol or Diesel Mechanics)
  • Valid Code B driver’s licence
  • 5-8 years’ post-trade test experience in petrol and diesel vehicle maintenance
  • 1-2 years’ middle or workshop management experience
  • Computer literate.


Attributes required:

  • Good interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Good technical and problem-solving abilities
  • Good responsibility and judgement skills
  • Positive, enthusiastic and loyal
  • Focus on service delivery without compromising ethics
  • Promote teamwork and team spirit.

Interested candidates who meets above requirement should apply now with your full resume, CV and covering letter to the following fax number: 0862185909

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified;If you do not recieve a response within 14 working days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

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