Workshop Manager (Wine Industry)

Wednesday, 15 May, 2024

Company in the wine industry requires a workshop manager to join their operations in Stellenbosch.

POSITION:         Workshop Manager

LOCATION:        Stellenbosch

TYPE:                Permanent, 3 month probation.

SALARY:            Market related, based on experience


Company in the wine industry is seeking an experienced Workshop Manager to implement and maintain maintenance plans, stock, fleet management and more. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, self-motivated, competent and able to work independently and accurately. The candidate will also need to have a strong personality and good managing skills to work with a team of technicians.


-              Good knowledge of electrical, pneumatic and wine equipment mechanics systems (wine pumps – centrifugal, piston, etc…, pressure release valves, actuators, etc…)

-              Good communication skills to liaise with our machine operators, participate to management meetings, place orders with suppliers and manage all aspects of the 


-              Good knowledge of computer programs.

-              Knowledge in welding of steel and stainless steel.              

-              Valid SA ID and driver’s license with own reliable transport.

-              Must be able to work independently and in a responsible manner.


-              Implement maintenance, stock and inspection systems.

-              Manage, maintain and control the maintenance plans, stock, equipment/vehicle inspection and service.

-              Manage and run the workshop efficient.

-              Participate to the improvement and design of equipment.

-              Manage and motivate a team of 3 people in the workshop as well as maintaining good relations with our team of machine operators.

Proven experience will be essential for obtaining this position. If you meet the above requirements, please e-mail your CV to