Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Job Opportunity at Empower Group Limited, Workshop, Plant & Transport Manager

Ajira yako
Deadline: 24th January, 2019

Position: Workshop, Plant & Transport Manager

Type: Full Time
Category: Engineering
Location: Dar-es-Salaam
Other Categories: Mechanical ,
Job Level: Intermediate

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop, lead and manage all aspects of the mechanical and PT workshops that include fabrication works, fleet maintenance and management ensuring effective management and control.
  • Develop and deliver a WPT strategy that is in line with company’s strategic objectives
  • Develop policies and procedures that track and optimise productivity and standards, metrics and performance targets to ensure effective return on plant and workshop
  • Increase productivity and meet income targets for the workshop and plant
  • Increase profit and productivity while minimizing unnecessary costs and maintaining quality standards
  • Increase customer satisfaction for both internal and external customers
  • Maintain sustainable and productive relationships with current and potential clients


  • Participate in setting the company annual business plan and support the strategy to achieve the elements therein.
  • Lead and manage effective planning for the business unit
  • Instill a culture of job planning and preventative maintenance across the business unit


  • Build a high performing team: recruit, train, coach and manage performance effectively.
  • Instil a one family culture and be an ambassador for the business vision, mission and values of Effectiveness, Accountability, Openness and Honesty internally and with external relationships
  • Ensure a culture of ownership and continual improvement within the unit and the entire organisation 

Reporting & Analysis

  • Effective, accurate and consistent management reporting on all key KPI’s, plans and programs
  • Continuous analysis of data, systems, policies and procedures for effectiveness and business continuity 

Budget management

  • Manage business unit budget and ensure effective spend within the plan 


  • Implement effective QAQC process that drive quality output in line with business standards
  • Instill a proactive safety culture
  • Be the champion of health, safety, environment and quality across the business 


  • Company policies and standard operating procedures
  • Client requirements and overall international standards
  • All relevant laws and regulations 

Educational Qualifications

  • A degree in engineering, management or similar discipline 

Experience Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of experience leading teams at a managerial level in workshop environment
  • Competent level in Microsoft Office Tools and aptitude for ICT applications including customer management systems

Deadline: 24th January, 2019.