Vacancy: Maintenance Manager

Friday, 19 July, 2019
Christo Schoeman     (+27 23 626 1214)

Vacancy:                                 Maintenance Manager


Department:                            Graham Beck


Location:                                 Robertson


Reports to:                               Operations Manager


Job Type:                                 Permanent


Position Summary:

We are seeking a highly experienced and technically skilled Maintenance Manager to manage, maintain and troubleshoot all wine making and production facilities.  The ideal individual will have sound knowledge of a technically advanced, high-speed bottling and labelling line as well as cooling systems within the wine or beverage industry.


Job Requirements:


  • Minimum: Qualified Electrician and Cooling Technician, Electrical/Electronic Engineering Diploma/Degree.


  • The scope of work must include the ability to do:

-           Electro-mechanical and cooling system repairs and services

-           Electrical testing & fault finding (minimum)

-           Comfortable to work with PLC’s (fault finding/reprogramming on instruction etc.)

-           Minimum of 3 - 5 years’ experience in a maintenance environment within the wine/beverages


-            Experience with air compressors, pneumatics and positive displacement pumps



Key responsibilities (but not limited to):



  • General and Task Management
  • Strategy and Development
  • Self-Management
  • Financial Budget and Control
  • Relationship Management





Skills and personal attributes:


  • Excellent technical skills and competence
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to plan and organise
  • Ability to work within a team and also take instruction
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Safety awareness
  • Ability to manage and operate a workshop
  • Ability to work shifts and overtime when required


Suitably qualified individuals are invited to apply by forwarding a comprehensive CV to by no later than the 26 July 2019.