Vehicle Maintenance Manager in Lagos, Nigeria

Information Technology and Services
Information Technology
Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

  • The Vehicle Maintenance Technician checks, inspects, troubleshoots, repairs, maintains, and road tests all forms of diesel equipment and vehicles, light, medium and heavy duty types. 
  • Inspects and troubleshoots equipment, including the use of computerized diagnostics; discusses equipment operating problems with supervisors and users.
  • Performs routine preventive maintenance, including lubrication, oil changes, filter changes and minor adjustments.
  • Tunes, repairs and rebuilds gasoline and diesel with multiple cylinders, and prepares engines for work and movement.
  • Repairs and rebuilds hydraulic, and pneumatic powered accessories; repairs, services and adjusts transmissions, power take off apparatus, clutches, and related components.
  • Troubleshoots, adjusts, replaces components, and rewires ignitions, signals, lights, electrical controls, and related work.
  • Adjusts, disassembles, and repairs or replaces conventional, hydraulic, vacuum assisted and pneumatic drum and disk braking systems, components, valves, lines and master cylinders.
  • Obtains parts for stock and requests ordering of special parts; provides fuel and supplies and performs on-site maintenance and repair to stationary or disabled equipment; completes records of work performed and parts and supplies used.
  • Inputs daily work onto a computerized data base/daily, weekly or quarterly reports.
  • Stays abreast of new automotive and equipment repair technology by attending seminars and/or update classes as needed.
  • Performs other related duties and special projects as assigned.


The job duties of an auto mechanic are many and varied. Some of the most common duties are listed below.

  • Repair automobiles, trucks and other light vehicles.
  • Dissemble the different parts of the automobile,
  •  identify the problem and repair the concerned part.
  • Having done hat, assemble the parts again
  • Replace body parts which are giving trouble with new ones.
  • Mend damaged body parts and adjust the brakes, mirrors and shock absorbers
  • Wash and shine the automobiles that come into the garage or service centerInspect the condition of the automobiles that come into the garage/service center.


A BSc degree (or HND) 2nd class lower division in Aotumobile/Mechanical Engineering or a related field. Minimum of 7 years experience in vehicle diagnosis, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of diesel engines.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, decision-making and organizational skills.
  • Sound knowledge of diesel engine.
  • Ability to work with computerized problem-solving tools in addition to power and hand tools.
  •  Be both very detailed in practice, as well as analytical in thinking.
  • A self-starter needing little or no supervision, does not crack under pressure
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