Santos Ignace

  • Workshop Manager
  • Automotive
  • Member Since, June 30, 2023

About Santos Ignace

  • Academic Level Degree Bachelor
  • Industry Engineering
  • Years of Experience 5

Skills

Experience

  • Ato Logistics Limited 2022 - Present

    Head of Maintenance

     Integrate fleet management system and implementation of regular preventative maintenance on all vehicles, working with staff / vendors to ensure quality repairs and preventative services are completed in a pro-active timely manner.  Develop and implement process and protocol for all vehicle preventative maintenance, inventory, and repair, and fuelling cost analytics.  Ensure cost control throughout on all maintenance of assets with positive control of equipment, spare parts, tools, and inventory.  Ordering urgent or emergency repairs as needed including asset recovery and minimize as much as possible.  Partner with Operations Management to help create a process that ensures Drivers of the company are certified to operate vehicles.  Partner with senior management to develop and implement strategy to ensure Company fleet is right sized, right typed and modernized to meet our current operational performance and growth initiatives.  Periodically audit field maintenance and other fleet maintenance processes by reviewing results with managing director.  Interface across cross-functional teams to establish, monitor and ensure safe and proper driving practices via training and safety program.  Represent company on internal and industry committees as appropriate.  Any other duties that are reasonably required by the Managing director.

  • Bravo Logistics Limited 2020 - 2023

    Workshop Supervisor

     Assist the workshop manager in leading daily toolbox meeting (Safety meetings); administer safety regulations in workshop as per company policies.  To ensure the department’s activity conforms to health and safety requirements including risk assessments, operating procedures and the general policies and procedures of the company.  Identify the needed health and safety tools such as PPE and ensure that all the workshop team is in proper personal protective equipment’s.  Supervising inspection of trucks and trailers, all inspection of trucks and trailers should be done to ensure proper records and defects through SAP.  To lead on repairs and maintenance managing them through the workshop process directed by the workshop manager and company SOP’s.  To ensure proper repair of trucks within shortest period of time possible and avoid recurring accidents.  To advice solutions to technical challenges/ problems within the workshop.  To maintain good communication and working relationships within the department, with other departments like fleet deparment,account,imports,export and with visiting creative teams.  Coordinating repairs and spare parts availability in Mavimba and Mafinga sites trucks.  Oversee equipment stock and place orders for new supplies when necessary through SAP.  Document and prepare daily progress reports and maintenance logs through SAP.  Any other duties that are reasonably required by the Workshop manager.

Languages

English
Proficient