Our busy automotive dealer client currently holds a vacancy for an experienced Workshop Foreman based in Midrand.Job Description To coordinate, plan and deliver daily team tasks in the Repairs, Servicing and Support Services function, through the execution of pre-
defined objectives as per agreed OEM standard operating procedures.Position Overview Plan and Gear workshop team according to available hours daily Assist technicians with diagnostic problems Test drive vehicles Supervise technical staff.
Communicate with customers n technical matters Oversee teamwork between Service Advisors, Booking clerk and Technicians.
Maintenance of hand tools Quality workmanship is rendered by technicians Manage apprentices Oversee correctness of job cards, clocking hours etc.
Manage work in progressSpecific Role Responsibilities Ensure an optimal productive and an efficient team. Ensure Quality workmanship delivered to customers.
Communicate technical information, challenges and decisions to customers Ensure engaged workshop staff. Development of employees and ensure required certification is in for the specific tasks.
Responsible for Health and Safety. Admin functions- Check Job cards etc. Manage workshop assets.Qualifications and Experience Grade 12 / Matric 5 years' experience as a Foreman Bilingual English and other recognised language Qualified Technician Computer Literacy Knowledge of dealerships policies and procedures Knowledge of service core processes Supervisory / Management courses would be beneficial Previous relevant work experience as a TechnicianSkills and Personal Attributes Supervisory skills Customer Focus and Relationships Communication and Influence Computer Literate.
Market and territory Focus Brand alignment Professional and technical expertise in vehicle service and repair maintenance