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ToToolroom & Maintenance Manager (Engineering Company) – Cape Town, Western Cape 107 views

Job Overview


  • Trade: Fitter & Turner / Electrician/ Toolmaker
  • Qualified Artisan (Fitter/Turner, Electrician, Toolmaker)
  • A minimum of 5 years related work experience in similar job
  • A minimum of 5 years management experience
  • Valid Code 8 Drivers License
  • Sound financial management – budgets
  • Project management experience – short term implementing
  • Experience in Managing artisans within a Maintenance and Toolroom environment
  • Exposure in high-volume manufacturing environment
  • SAP – Preventative maintenance modules


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure plant and equipment is maintained to levels which allow optimal performance by reducing downtime and equipment failure and ensuring all safety standards are adhered to
  • Enabling our people to provide manufacturing solutions by making the clients concepts work
  • Defines the vision and goals of the department in line with the company objectives
  • Be expert leaders
  • Live the goals and values of the company
  • Increase collaboration between team members and departments
  • Provide solutions to grow the business
  • Foster cross functional teamwork and communication
  • Supervise and lead all Maintenance and Toolroom processes and activities
  • Track expenses and oversee the budget for Maintenance and Toolroom areas
  • Maintain all equipment to ensure optimal performance
  • Implement department procedures
  • Conduct regular inspections of the facilities to detect and resolve problems
  • Plan and manage all repair and installation activities
  • Assign repair schedules and evaluate repair cost estimates
  • Document and prepare daily progress reports and maintenance logs
  • Oversee equipment spares stock and place orders as and when necessary
  • Manage and actively promote workplace safety by driving safety education and compliance programs in conjunction with the SHEQ department
  • Manage asset performance evaluation through the conversion of data into useful management information
  • Keep team members up to date regarding company related matters
  • Identify team member knowledge / skill gaps and plan training accordingly
  • Ensure notifications and job cards are timeously actioned / closed off and keep SAP updated
  • Manage the Maintenance and Toolroom teams on technical best practice and establish standard policies and procedures whilst also mentoring and providing technical expertise the team
  • Monitor and audit the completion of jobs to ensure good performance and record on appropriate systems
  • Support Production and Engineering with tooling/technical problems
  • Manufacture new tools from technical drawings to a high level of workmanship and in an efficient and cost-effective manner
  • Develop and implement improvements to tooling or equipment to improve product quality, increase throughput and reduce process variability


Key Performance Indicators:

  • Artisan utilisation to be accurate and over 85%
  • Planned Maintenance Percentage to be above 75%
  • Completion of reports, logs, and inventory status in time frame as agreed
  • Attendance targets are in line with company agreed targets
  • Safety – Zero lost time incidents’
  • Skills Matrix is updated every 6 months
  • This job has expired!

Contact Us

Unit 3 Sunningdale Suites
12 Wild Wood Close
Cape Town
+27 21 554 5309 / +27 21 200 6629

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