Mechanical Workshop Manager

Hfp Paving Stones

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Job Summary

  • Responsible for planning, leading, organizing, and supervising the day to day activities of the Workshop Section.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Leads a group of mechanics within workshop.
  • Performs trouble shooting and diagnostics procedure on Payloader, forklifts, trucks and diesel engines.
  • Record observations and findings during diagnostics run and decide on the correct method of repair, as necessary.
  • Plan organise and perform Preventive Maintenance System (PMS)
  • Produce Weekly report on condition of vehicles for HOD.
  • Responsible for the maintenance and conditioning of the workshop
  • Hands-on engagement of all workshop activities, especially technical issues.
  • Forecast and order spare parts for specific jobs/special job or for stocks replenishment.
  • Provide on-the-job training as well as coaching and mentoring to mechanics and helpers.
  • Conduct any other task given to him by his HOD.

Person Specification

  • Work Experience: The applicant is to have a minimum of 10 year’s experience leading a workshop team and eligible references. Experience in a reputable firm operating in Nigeria is a must.
  • Education: Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Professional technical qualifications in the vehicle and equipment domain. (all candidates must have valid proof of Degrees and Certificates).


  • Well-honed leadership and management skills; with an ability to motivate others.
  • 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.
  • Hands on mechanical experience and knowledge.
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office).
  • Fluent in the English language: verbal and written.
  • Sound judgment informed by extensive practical knowledge and experience.

Personal Attributes:

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



Hfp Paving Stones

Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)





Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

10 - 15 years


₦100,000.00 ‐ ₦150,000.00 per month