NAFASI YA KAZI- Workshop Manager at Vipaji Inc Corporate Limited

Job Title: Workshop Manager
Location: Dar es Salaam
Gender: Male

Workshop Manager

Responsible for the general servicing, maintenance, repair of the vehicles and investigating causes of breakdowns and sanctioning the culprits if any.



  • To administer the workshop on day to day bases.
  • To organize and supervise the servicing, maintenance and repair of the company’s fleet and ensure that the vehicles are in good working conditions at all times.
  • To ensure that the vehicles come to the workshop at the designated kilometers for servicing.
  • Shall investigate and diagnose the causes of vehicle breakdown and accidents and apportion blames accordingly by ensuring that defaulters take financial responsibility of the cost of repairs.
  • Ensure that the workshop is functional at all times and that vehicles awaiting repairs are attended to with dispatch.
  • Shall request for spare- parts from Stores department as at when due and ensure that such parts requested are actually used for the purpose for which they are requested for.
  • Recover to base all broken down vehicles or accidental buses with dispatch.
  • Ensure that the buses are thoroughly checked and bolt and nuts retightened on the arrival of the bus.
  • Shall coordinate the activities of Mechanics and instill discipline on them.
  • Ensure that all the tools and equipment in the workshop are functional and are being prudently used.
  • Technical supervision of vehicles at all points.
  • Should organize training for the subordinates.
  • Shall organize training in conjunction with the training unit for all the drivers especially on how to handle minor break downs.
  • Must avoid pilfering of the company’s tools and materials.
  • Should not allow unknown faces into the workshop area.
  • Should provide Admin. / purchasing manager periodically with the list of parts that are frequently used for replacement in order to avoid stock outs.
  • Vehicles for maintenance must be assigned to a designated Mechanic(s) and proper note taken in case the vehicles fails.
  • Design a working time frame to ensure vehicles do not exceed the required time at the workshop.
  • Ensure the mobile maintenance team is always available when called upon.
  • Any other assignment that may be assigned to you from time to time


  • Minimum Diploma Mechanical engineering/Automobile engineering  of any related field
  • Must be able to develop and maintain best practices for workshop procedures
  • Attention to details
  • Able to work in multi-culture environment
  • Minimum 5 years experience

How to apply: 
Human Resources Recruiter
Vipaji Inc Corporate Limited,
P.o.Box 32080 DSM,

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