Market Southern Africa is part of AME Group Trucks Sales and Marketing. This market is responsible for truck sales and aftermarket operations for Volvo, UD and Renault Trucks.
The service network is built on wholly owned Truck Centers and independent partners. The region employs approximately 1000 people.
In addition, the region also supports the private importers in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The main purpose of the job is Supervision of the activities of workshop employees to meet required departmental targets at the required levels of efficiency and service delivery.
Reporting : The position reports to the Service Manager.
Job Objectives :
Supervision of daily staff activities.
Effective daily planning of work ensuring efficiency at all times.
Allocate available Technician according to the production plans.
Ensuring high level of customer satisfaction is met consistently.
Control WIP (Work In Progress) until completed.
Liaise with service advisor to ensure correct completion and processing of documentation.
Monitor and control progress of jobs ensuring feedback to service advisors.
Ensure relevant technical literature is in place providing guidance where required.
Ensure that Technicians comply with the Volvo Standards.
Ensure necessary control of workshop equipment, vehicles and special tools.
Observe and follow directives given in policies, instructions as well as SHEQ.
Ensure road testing and programming of vehicles according to required standards.
Ensure vehicle testing is carried out.
Address any issues of poor workmanship immediately.
Matric / N3.
Diesel Mechanic Trade Test.
Job Experience :
Five (5) years’ experience working as a Diesel Mechanic, 2 of which must be in a Team Leader / Supervisor capacity within the workshop environment.
Key Competencies :
Supervision of people.
Develop and train.
Ability to effectively organize work.
Volvo Group Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd is an affirmative action, equal employment opportunity employer.