Workshop Manager
Summit Recruitment & Search
Nairobi, Kenya
3d ago
source : BrighterMonday

Job Summary

Our client, a group of companies that are in different sectors i.e. Engineering, Construction, Oil & Gas, Agriculture, Security and Medical Equipment’s are seeking to recruit a Workshop Manager to be based in Nairobi.

The ideal candidate must have managed and led a team in the allocation of workload and managing the day to day operations in the workshop.

Additionally, the successful candidate must have a solid technical background in the Automotive Industry.

  • Minimum Qualification : Bachelor
  • Experience Level : Senior level
  • Experience Length : 6 years
  • Job Description

    Key Responsibilities :

  • Oversee workshop operations.
  • Research, forecast and order spare parts for specific jobs.
  • Ensure service and productivity are maintained in accordance with work schedules.
  • Supervise and follow up on actual progress on each individual repair job.
  • Providing all fields with the technical assistance that they require from the Workshop.
  • Manage the maintenance of workshop facilities and fixed equipment.
  • Coordinate and manage the safety and compliance of subcontractors.
  • Regularly report progress on each job and quickly communicate delays or concerns.
  • Identify client’s needs and explain / demonstrate the companies services to them.
  • Investigate customer complaints arising from repairs and maintenance carried out.
  • Ensure that clients are accurately and promptly invoiced.
  • Qualifications :

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering / Automotive.
  • Must have a solid technical background in the Automotive Industry.
  • Must have 6 years’ experience in which 3 years are in supervisory / managerial level.
  • Must have good planning and organizational skills.
  • Must have prior experience working as a shop manager in a Technical / Engineering industry.
  • Monthly Gross Salary : Ksh. 120,000 140,000 / (Approx. (1,200 1,400 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.

    Career Level : Lower Mid-Level.

    Education : Bachelor’s Degree / Diploma Certificate.

    Location : Nairobi, Kenya.

    Deadline : 22nd December 2019.

    We endeavour to contact all our applicants, but unfortunately high volumes of applications make this unrealistic. If you do not hear from us within two weeks your application has not been successful on this occasion.

    This does not mean you will not be considered for future roles so please keep an eye on our job board and apply for positions that match your skills and experience.

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