Workshop Manager (Trucks) Ibadan at Sunrose Consulting

Our client is an established leading haulage company in Nigeria. With over 40 years’ experience in road transportation, it has established a solid reputation as a company with a strong commitment to quality. The company has a major contract with a leading multinational food and beverage company to distribute its products across the federation axis. The company now seeks to recruit an outstanding individual as the Workshop Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead a group of mechanics to ensure efficient maintenance of vehicles.
  • Perform trouble shooting and diagnostics procedure on vehicles and equipment.
  • Record observations and findings during diagnostics run and decide on the correct method of repair, as necessary.
  • Plan and organise Preventive Maintenance System (PMS) and delegate specific tasks to
  • concerned section/mechanic.
  • Hands-on supervision of all workshop activities, especially technical issues.
  • Forecast and order spare parts for specific jobs/special job or for stocks replenishment.
  • Supervise and follow up on actual progress of each individual repair job.
  • Provide on-the-job training as well as coaching and mentoring to mechanics.
  • Follow up repair order, registering the time taken to complete each task.
  • Responsible for the implementation of HSEQ standard within the workshop area.
  • Conduct final check/test driving for all vehicles/trucks prior to release.
  • Assists with the Interviewing and conducts hands-on testing of technical applicants.
  • Conduct annual performance appraisal of all direct subordinates.

Work Experience: You must have a minimum of 5 year’s experience leading a workshop team. Experience must be gained from heavy duty vehicles.

Education: Preferably a graduate but not compulsory.


  • Well-honed leadership and management skills; with an ability to motivate others.
  • Hands on ‘real-world’ mechanical experience and knowledge.
  • Highly computer literate (Microsoft Office).
  • Excellent grasp of the English language: verbal and written.
  • Sound judgment informed by extensive practical knowledge and experience.
  • Innovative, inventive and analytical, able to pre-empt and resolve problems with ease.
  • Agile, responsive and good under pressure.
  • Able to handle conflict and resolve differences of opinion.
  • Background in HSEQ

Personal Attributes:

  • Physically robust, able to operate in an austere environment.
  • Open minded to change, new ways of thinking and constructive criticism.
  • Inclusive by nature, able to build rapport and command respect.
  • A team orientated individual who is consistent in nature, with a good sense of humour.
  • A solution focused individual who has the ability to get the job done regardless of impediment.



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Closing Date:8th March, 2023

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