Technical Manager – Refrigeration

June 16, 2024 11:00 pm

Winners, the leading supermarket chain in Mauritius, is looking for a Technical Manager to oversee and ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of all refrigeration systems within the organizationThe ideal candidate will be  ensuring operational excellence and energy efficiency that align with company standards and sustainability goals.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the testing, commissioning and maintenance of new refrigeration systems.
  • Oversee the installation of key equipment and the replacement of parts according to company specifications.
  • Manage the entire process of troubleshooting, overhauling and installation of HVAC systems.
  • Supervise and execute regular maintenance and repair work across all refrigeration systems including cold rooms and Hydrovac machines.
  • Maintain a stock of essential spare parts, consumables and refrigerant gases.
  • Conduct interviews, hire and train new technical support and maintenance staff.
  • Report progress on projects, changes and execution plans to upper management.
  • Contribute to product design and enforce project specifications and requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with safety and health policies and maintain a safe working environment.
  • Manage a technical team, ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or any other relevant qualifications
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in a similar role
  • Extensive knowledge of refrigeration systems and HVAC maintenance
  • Good understanding of the local FMCG sector or Retail business can be an advantage
  • Holder of a valid driving license

Other Requisites

  • Positive proactive team player with a dynamic personality
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Effective communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to demonstrate analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at a time
  • Detail and results-oriented
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Available to work on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, as well as odd hours


Human Capital Department