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Maintenance Supervisor



St Benedict’s is an Independent Catholic School, which seeks to provide a holistic education for boys through full participation in spiritual, academic, sporting, creative and cultural activities. The Board of Governors invites applications for the following post in the College.

Maintenance Supervisor


  • Suitably qualified candidates with relevant technical tertiary education
  • Must have at least 5 years’ supervisory experience in maintaining a facility such as a school/campus; golf estate or housing estate
  • Undertake and supervise plumbing, electrical, carpentry, welding, painting and other repairs/maintenance to buildings
  • Effectively and expeditiously attend to maintenance requests in a timely manner
  • Inspect facilities periodically to determine problems and necessary maintenance
  • Ensure adherence to quality standards and health and safety regulations
  • Source, control and purchasing of materials and equipment
  • Prepare daily and weekly maintenance schedules and allocate accordingly
  • Be willing to participate in the Catholic Ethos of the School

Key Attributes and Competencies:

  • Strong technical and working knowledge of mechanical units (HVAC), electrical, building maintenance, carpentry, plumbing and safety
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work professionally and collaboratively with others
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing
  • Knowledge of health & safety practices and regulations
  • Ability to solve practical problems using reasoning skills
  • Excellent organisational and problem solving skills
  • Have an eye for detail

Suitably qualified and experienced candidates are invited to submit a letter of motivation, with the names of three references and their abridged curriculum vitae to the email address below.

St Benedict’s is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. The Board reserves the right not to make an appointment. The submission of a C.V. will in itself not automatically qualify the applicant for an interview. Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks from the closing date of this advert should assume their application was unsuccessful.
Only interviewed candidates will be advised of the outcome of the interview.

Closing Date
St Benedict's College, Bedfordview, Johannesburg
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