Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Technical Manager - Job in Kenya

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Silverstone Tyres (K) Limited, a leading company in the automotive field, seeks to recruit a Technical Manager

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities:
Technical Manager shall head a team of technicians to provide customers with technical service on passenger vehicles, vans and commercial trucks. The role requires travel to customer premises and fleet yards.

Other responsibilities include:

  •     Training of fleet tyre technicians
  •     Handling tyre customer complaints  – working in coordination with the sales team on product problems and customer technical issues
  •     Conducting tyre scrap analysis on customer yards and provide analysis and recommendations.
  •     Evaluating customer needs training of fleet customers on best practices for tyre management
  •     Effective management of the tyre management system
  •     Preparing weekly plans for technicians and presenting monthly technical report to management
  •     Making presentations of tyre management service to current and potential clients
  •     Maintaining all tyre department equipment/tools and keep in safe working order

Skills and Specifications:

  •     A degree in mechanical/production/automotive engineering from a recognized institution
  •     At least a minimum Grade of B( Plain ) in KCSE
  •     Good interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  •     Be able to work under pressure as team player, with minimal supervision.
  •     Experience working with motor vehicles plus an interest in practical or manual work with an aptitude for technical specifications.
  •     At least 3 years working experience

Interested candidates should submit their CVs through hr@chicafrica.com on or before 30th March 2014