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Maintenance Manager at a Haulage/Logistic Company


Peridot Forte Solutions Consulting – Our client in the Haulage/Logistic Sector, is looking to recruit suitably qualified candidates for the position below:

Job Title: Maintenance Manager


Job Summary

  • Lead 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.


  • Analyse maintenance costs and provide recommendations on fleet utilization and replacement.
  • Track fleet usage and maintain accurate inventory of equipment.
  • 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.
  • Ensure adequate training of mechanic, preventative maintenance mechanics and all other shop personnel.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems.
  • Able to performs 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.
  • 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.
  • Knowledge of truck’s components and maintenance of such components.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information
  • 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.

Deadline: 18th May, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV’s to: services@peridotforte.com


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