Workshop Manager: Flour Business Unit || National Foods Limited Zimbabwe

  • Harare

National Foods Limited Zimbabwe

DUE: 26 JAN 2024

Join our Results Driven Engineering team and become a part of our common purpose:To feed and nourish the nation within the Flour Business Unit.


As the Workshop Manager your key responsibility areas are:

Lead the site Maintenance function in providing both a reactive and proactive, multi-skilled maintenance service on all operational equipment and facilities infrastructure.
Lead site operational effectiveness; improve on project delivery and downtime reduction.
Manage and implement improvement plans, ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
To create and implement planned maintenance system (exposure with SAP system will be an added advantage).
Oversee plant operational performance (exposure with Buhler Milling machinery and equipment is an added advantage, i.e. Roller mills, conveying equipment, packing equipment etc.).
Manage the process of the installation and commissioning of new equipment in collaboration with all relevant parties both internal and external.
Manage contractors on site to ensure they meet legal and company requirements.
Coach and develop a high performing maintenance team.
Prepare the annual Maintenance budget and all provide input in Capital expenditure proposals.
Demonstrate exceptional report writing skills.
Be the responsible person Safety Health and Environment (SHE) on site.


The ideal applicant should possess the following minimum qualifications and attributes: –

At least 5 years’ relevant experience.
Relevant engineering degree, or HND, or BTech Professional qualification.
Qualification in Project Management.
Highly computer literate.
Background in electrical and instrumentation (PLCs & VSDs) is an added advantage.
Exposure in Apprenticeship training is an added advantage.
Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision making.

In return National Foods offers:

An opportunity to join an established business looking to expand further.
The chance to work under exceptionally talented leadership & further your development.
National Foods Ltd is a leading food manufacturer, offering on-going opportunities to progress, both personally and professionally, whilst constantly recognising and rewarding individual and team performance.


If you have a strong desire to succeed and consider yourself to be productive, dedicated, and motivated, then please email by the latest Friday 26th January.