Workshop Manager

Laverton North location, Family-owned and supportive environment, Attractive salary and benefits.

Our client is a national provider of decommissioning, demolition, remediation and recycling services, delivering high-profile projects for blue chip clients across Australia. Our client is currently seeking a experienced and self-motivated Workshop Manager to join their team based in Laverton North.

About the Position:

You will be responsible for running the day-to-day operations at the workshop, overseeing an internal team of 7 employees and a fleet of 70 earthmoving machinery. You will be managing the maintenance and repair of machinery both in the workshop and on site to optimise equipment availability and overall productivity.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Providing daily direction to the workshop personnel
  • Liaise with personnel on demolition sites to manage and monitor the servicing, maintenance and break down repairs of machinery
  • Management of contractors
  • Identify and assist in purchasing of parts and materials and equipment from suppliers and manufacturers
  • Assisting in troubleshooting and resolving maintenance problems
  • Effective use of the internal computer systems to monitor and record stock, costs and reports

Skills and Requirements:

  • Ideally have a trade background or trade certificate
  • Must have extensive knowledge of earthmoving machinery - hands on/operational experience
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a large maintenance team in a workshop environment
  • Strong written, verbal and computer skills
  • Self-motivated problem solver, excellent time management skills & superior attention to detail


  • Opportunity to progress into a full-time role with vast growth potential
  • Join a family owned and operated business that embraces an employee-friendly, non-hierarchical working environment
  • Attractive salary package and fantastic office location

04/11/2019 $0 Western Suburbs 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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