AF9926 - Workshop Foreman/Quality Controller | FAMCO | Dubai

Department: FAMCO
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 01-May-2013
About the Business:

FAMCO (Al-Futtaim Auto & Machinery Co.) is a market leading supplier of products & services to a diverse range of industries & commercial undertakings covering the transportation, construction, manufacturing, warehousing, oil & gas and marine sectors. FAMCO serves these industries with world-class brands like Volvo Trucks, Volvo Buses, Volvo Construction Equipment, Merlo, Ingersoll Rand, Linde, Dexion, Yanmar, Himoinsa, Stanley Proto, Fenner, Bruynzeel, Mobel Linea, Meco, Bott, Stertil, Hart & Nassau.

FAMCO has operations in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain & Ras Al Khaimah. The company's development and success has been based on an in-depth understanding of customer needs and the dedication of its skilled staff.

FAMCO is committed to providing outstanding second-to-none service levels to customers and to maintaining quality, safety and environmental standards at the highest possible levels. FAMCO is an ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004 certified company.

About the Job:

We are currently seeking an experienced Workshop Foreman to take responsibility for production and quality control for a specific contract award for Vehicle and Material Handling Equipment refurbishment.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Workshop Foreman will ensure the work is carried out efficiently and to a high standard of quality with compliance to the contract terms and conditions.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Technical inspections, recommendations and clarifications
  • Receipt and dispatch of vehicles & Equipment
  • Allocation of work to Technicians
  • Adherence to the approved scope of work
  • Initiate requests for spare parts, materials and subcontract work
  • Assist with preparation of quotations
  • Quality control
  • Scheduling of work and adherence to deadlines
  • Efficiency and productivity of Technicians
  • Adherence to contract terms and condition
About You:

To be successful in this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

Qualifications, knowledge and experience:

  • Significant experience in vehicle/equipment workshop supervision
  • Familiar with mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems for Heavy & Light commercial vehicles, Construction Machinery, Material Handling Equipment and lifting equipment.
  • Communication skills at all levels
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work under the pressure of strict deadlines
  • Degree in mechanical engineering and/or relevant experience


Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV