Senior Diesel Mechanic - Port Elizabeth

Key Purpose

To ensure that preventative and reactive maintenance repairs are carried out on all Company's bulk delivery vehicles, in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications and Company's policies and procedures within acceptable time frames and within the approved budget. Ensuring strict compliance to Company's HSE policies and effective management of subordinates.

Key Responsibilities

.Managed Fleet maintenance
•People management
•Workshop equipment and Infrastructure Maintenance

Knowledge, Skills & Attributes


•HSE in the workplace
•Understanding of the fundamentals of business, with special reference to Fleet maintenance
•Broad understanding of SAP R3 PM module and other interfacing modules
•Broad understanding of Depot Operation Processes
•Knowledge of the Road Traffic Act & related municipal by laws. SABS standards with regards to the conveyance of hazardous substances relating to the safe and legal operation of vehicles


•Time Management
•Interpersonal skills
•Communication (verbal & written)
•Entrepreneurial skills 


•Good timekeeper
•Team player
•People management

Qualifications and Experience

•Qualified Diesel Mechanic
•Must have a code EC drivers licence with Prdp
•Minimum 5 years post trade test experience as a Diesel Mechanic (Repairing heavy goods vehicles, preferably Mercedes Benz, M.A.N, Nissan Trucks) in the Petrochemical industry

Equity Requirements : Preferably African (Black) Male/Female but might consider others 

Closing Date: 09 May 2012

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