Assistance Maintenance Manager

Reference: 9176 NB
Consultant: Nine Broodryk 

Job Description: 

  • Oversee the maintenance department and manage a team of maintenance artisans and assistants.
  • Ensure preventive maintenance schedules for all machinery and equipment are done to minimize downtime and ensure optimal performance.
  • Ensure maintenance schedules are completed and signed off by required departments.
  • Conduct regular inspections and troubleshoot machinery issues to identify root causes and implement corrective actions promptly.
  • Coordinate with production to prioritize maintenance activities without disrupting production schedules.
  • Maintain inventory of spare parts and equipment, ensuring availability for maintenance and repair purposes.
  • Maintain maintenance stores and workshop.
  • Do regular tool checks and tool inspections.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and ensure that all maintenance activities comply with relevant regulations and standards.
  • Provide technical guidance and training to maintenance staff to enhance their skills and knowledge.
  • Available for weekend and standby duties every third week.
  • Stand in for maintenance manager in his absence.


  • Qualified Electrician or Millwright
  • 5 Years experience as artisan in manufacturing environment
  • Valid South African drivers’ licence (Code 8)
  • Own reliable transport to and from work
  • Strong knowledge and insight in mechanical and electrical systems, pneumatics and PLCs.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills with the ability to motivate and guide a team effectively.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to identifying and resolving maintenance issues.
  • Good understanding of safety regulations and procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills in Afrikaans and English.
  • Computer literate

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.