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Toolroom & Maintenance Manager

at Key Recruitment
Published November 7, 2023
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Category Management  
Job Type Full-Time  


Leader in the field of precision mechanical manufacturing seeks a Toolroom and

Maintenance Manager at their premises near Cape Town

For the position you would be required to have:

• Trade: Fitter & Turner / Electrician/ Toolmaker.

• Tool Jig and Die certification advantageous.

• A minimum of 5 years related work experience in similar job.

• A minimum of 5 years management experience.

• Sound financial management – budgets.

• Project management experience – short-term implementing.

• ISO 45001 experience advantageous.

• Experience in toolroom and maintenance environments with a proven

record of design and manufacturing of press tools, jigs and fixtures, CNC

machine setting and tool changes, and programming.

• Exposure in high-volume manufacturing environment.

• SAP – Preventative maintenance modules.

Main Responsibilities (but not limited to these only)

• Supervise and lead all toolroom and maintenance processes and activities.

• Plan and manage all repair and installation activities.

• Assign repair schedules and evaluate repair cost estimates.

• Document and prepare daily progress reports and maintenance logs.

• Oversee equipment stock and place orders for new supplies when


• Manage and actively promote workplace safety by driving safety education

and compliance programs in conjunction with the SHEQ department.

• Manage asset performance evaluation through the conversion of data into

useful management information.