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Wednesday, October 6, 2010


Reporting to the General Manager, the Workshop Manager will be responsible for the following functions:-
Major responsibilities include:-

1. Plan, organize and control the entire workshop operations
2. Monitor job quality through quality control inspection and report feedback complaints
3. Coordinate motor insurance renewals and claims with the relevant department;
4. Monitor productivity of the workshop;
5. Ensure the realization of the workshop targets through the set procedures
6. Ensure the implementation of the Safety standards

Required Qualifications and Competencies:-

1. Minimum of a Mechanical Engineering or Automobile Engineer degree with a minimum 10 years experience or Higher Diploma with 15 years of experience in Plant and Equipment in a Construction Industry

2. Hands on experience in maintenance and repair of Plant and Equipment

3. Ability to work independently with a drive to achieve results;

4. Excellent report writing and presentation skills;

5. Be computer literate and conversant with the ERP systems will be an added advantage


Key Responsibilities

Reporting to the General Manager, the right candidate will be responsible for the following functions:-

1. Day to day operations and overall administration of more than one project to ensure that the overall management and administration of the various construction sites;
2. Overseeing progress of work at all the sites and giving relevant updates to the General Manager;
3. Mobilizing site resources in line with program of works provided by the General manager;
4. Establishing proper internal monitoring, control systems and procedures to improve on efficiency and productivity;
5. Liaising with Head Office to ensure company policies, procedures and systems are followed to uniformity throughout the organization;
6. Coordinating with government officials in monitoring the progress of work in various projects;
Required Qualifications and Competencies

1. In possession of a degree in civil engineering and a diploma in Project/Construction Management from recognized institutions;
2. A Master’s degree will be an added advantage;
3. Registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB) Kenya.4. At least 12(twelve) years relevant experience in construction of which 8 years should be in a senior management position;
5. Self driven and possess excellent interpersonal communication and sound management skills while demonstrating a passion for performance and achievement in a competitive environment;
6. Computer literate with experience in any construction software and ERP systems will be an added advantage;
7. Willing to travel and work outside Nairobi at our various construction sites;
8. Extensive site construction experience;
9. Working knowledge of various conditions of contract;
10. Experienced in Health and Safety management practices.

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