Job Opportunity for Maintenance Managers Sept 2017

Jobs  Vacancy : Career Opening in a Haulage and Logistics Company for Maintenance Managers Sept 2017


Job Description : Career Employment in a Haulage and Logistics Company for Maintenance Managers Sept 2017

Peridot Forte Solutions Consulting – Our client, in the Haulage and Logistics Industry, seeks to recruit the services of:
Job Title: Maintenance Manager
Job Summary

  • Leads the activities of the maintenance department to ensure that fleet and heavy equipment is available, dependable and safe always.
  • Oversee maintenance, preventative maintenance program and ensure compliance with Company’s policies.

Job Responsibilities

  • Analyse maintenance costs and provide recommendations on fleet utilization and replacement.
  • Track fleet usage and maintain an accurate inventory of equipment.
  • Ensure adequate training of mechanic, preventative maintenance mechanics, and all other shop personnel.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems.
  • Able to perform repairs and maintenance on trucks and heavy equipment to maximize safe and productive operations.
  • Trains and assists Mechanics on methods for diagnosing and repairing vehicles and equipment.
  • Supervise, schedules or assigns work to mechanics and other maintenance personnel.
  • Assist in the development of maintenance budget by providing input relative to policy, costs and established metrics.
  • Ensure the maintenance records for fleet are accurate and up-to-date.
  • Negotiate service agreements to ensure cost efficiencies.
  • Tests vehicles to troubleshoot problems and/or tests repairs to ensure proper and safe completion.
  • Prepares purchase orders and researches best prices on parts or repairs from vendors.


  • Hands-on experience in truck, light or heavy equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose and repair equipment with accuracy and speed.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in truck fleet management. First degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Knowledge of truck’s components and maintenance of such components.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information
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How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resumes to: using ‘Maintenance Manager’ respectively as the email subject.


Application Deadline: 18th September, 2017