Duties & Responsibilities
The main business activity of the group is the wholesale distribution of meat products (Cattle, Pork, Mutton). This includes Transport of livestock, slaughtering (Abattoir), deboning & packaging, cold logistics & cold storage. Clients include large supermarket chains throughout South Africa.
The Technical Manager will be responsible to oversee and plan all the maintenance and preventative maintenance in the group, and act as project manager for expansion and large maintenance projects. This includes fleet, cold storage and chiller maintenance.
Fleet details: 50 trucks and 17 other vehicles. Most of the trucks and vehicles are refrigerated.
Cold storage and chiller space: 1200 tons
Distribution done: The group distributes +/- 5000 tons of frozen and chilled product per month.
The candidate should have obtained a mechanical / electrical engineering degree from a recognized university in South Africa.