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    Head of Maintenance/Workshop at A reputable Transport company

    Jul 17, 2017 • Engineering/ Technical

    company  A reputable Transport company
    location  Lagos
    industry  • Logistics / Transportation
    category  • Engineering/ Technical
    type  Fulltime

    Job Details

    A reputable Transport company in Lagos State, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates for the position below:

    Job Title: Head of Maintenance/Workshop 


    Duty includes:

    • Managing the overall function of the Mechanics Workshop
    • Manage planned preventative and corrective mechanical maintenance on all of the company's vehicles
    • Diagnose, adjust, repair overhaul buses and trucks maintain and repair any type of diesel engines
    • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to  factory specification
    • Allocating and supervising work on a daily basis to Mechanics team
    • Monitoring progress and inspecting completed work to ensure the required standards are achieved by various units in workshop responsible for the task
    • Undertake unplanned work resulting from breakdown and emergencies, which is to be dealt with in efficient manner (24 hour call out)
    • Ensure all log books, requisition books and departmental records are effectively maintained to enable stock control, ordering of parts and all other workshop functions operate efficiently.
    • Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
    • Monitor, evaluate and determine priority of vehicle maintenance, servicing and repair projects; review the work of mechanics and other maintenance personnel to assure compliance with established standards, guidelines and procedures; direct off-site maintenance, repair and recovery functions for roadside vehicle malfunctions.
    • Direct the service, repair, and preventive maintenance of all vehicles; develop, implement, and supervise preventive maintenance programs; periodically review repair work and procedures to ensure accuracy, completeness, and efficiency; recommend vehicles for replacement, prepare specifications, and arranges for auction or disposal as necessary.
    • Ensure that all parts and supplies are charged out to the proper repair order.
    • Design Maintenance / workshop policy Manual
    • Produce weekly, monthly and annual statistics and reports.


    Job Requirements

    10 year(s)
    Bachelor's Degree/HND
    Not Specified


    • A University Graduate with qualification in Mechanical Engineering or its equivalent
    • A master’s Degree would be an added advantage
    • Minimum of 10-15 years’ experience within aDiesel Engine Automobile workshop environment.
    • A demonstrated leadership track record with ability to Manage skilled workers
    • Demonstrated commitment to health, safety and environmental policies and procedures
    • High level of integrity
    • Excellent communication skills written and spoken English
    • Attention to Detail, Dependability, Thoroughness.

    Method of Application
    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's stating the role "Head of Maintenance/Workshop".

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