Recruitment for Deputy Maintenance Manager (Logistics) at White Soul Group

Application Closing Date
21st February, 2022.
White Soul Group is a leading automobile and haulage company in Lagos with a presence in 3 other states across Nigeria. Our growth is founded on integrity and value.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Deputy Maintenance Manager (Logistics)
Location: Calabar, Cross River
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Summary

  • The Deputy Maintenance Manager would support the maintenance department to ensure that fleet of trucks are available, dependable and well maintained at all times.
  • He/She would be responsible for troubleshooting, certifying maintenance jobs, supervising the technicians and reducing highway breakdowns.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist to coordinate the activities of the workshop on a day to day basis.
  • 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.
  • Ensure that the vehicles come to the workshop at the designated kilometres for servicing.
  • Supervise the maintenance and repair of all of the vehicle fleet and other technical support equipment to ensure that overhauls, preventative maintenance and repair are done in a cost-effective manner, with attention given to the quality and longer duration of vehicles
  • Ensure that planning, scheduling, and unscheduled repairs are carried out efficiently and cost-effectively, with quality service
  • Regularly report progress on each job to the line manager
  • Ensure that all the tools and equipment in the workshop are functional and are being prudently used.
  • Technical supervision of vehicles at all points
  • Avoid and ensure pilfering of the company’s tools and materials do not occur through thorough monitoring
  • Assign vehicles for maintenance to a designated Mechanic(s) and take proper records in case the vehicles fail with guidance from the line manager
  • Design a working time frame to ensure vehicles do not exceed the required time at the workshop.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly maintenance reports
  • Any other duties related to or arising from the performance of what is listed above.

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized tertiary institution


  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive working experience in a similar position
  • Proven experience working with trucks and semi-literate mechanics
  • Knowledge and experience with HOWO trucks is an added advantage

Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be able to develop and maintain best practices for workshop procedures
  • He must be computer literate with relevant workshop and vehicle maintenance procedures
  • Must be experienced in interpreting manufacturers’ manuals, using modern diagnostic equipment and implementing preventive maintenance procedures
  • Hands-on experience in truck, light or heavy equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Knowledge of truck’s components and maintenance of such components.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information
  • Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose and repair equipment with accuracy and speed.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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