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On-Site Tyre Foreman

Date:  17-Nov-2022
Location: 

Rosh Pinah, KA, NA

Type of work:  On site

 

 

 

 

On-Site Tyre Foreman

 

Position Snapshot

  • Type of work: On site 
  • Type of Contract: Open-ended/permanent 
  • Full time 
  • Location: [[city]],  [[country]] 

 

The Company:

Bridgestone in Europe, CIS, Middle East, India and Africa (BSEMIA), headquartered in Zaventem (Belgium), is a subsidiary of  Bridgestone Corporation, a global leader providing sustainable mobility and advanced solutions.

In addition to our premium tire products, we offer a growing portfolio of tire-centric and mobility solutions. Together with our partners and guided by "Serving Society with Superior Quality”, that has been our mission since Shojiro Ishibashi founded Bridgestone in 1931, we are  working to accelerate sustainable mobility innovations and solutions. Through innovative technology,  we are committed to easier, safer, smoother and seamless mobility for our society and customers improving how people move, live, work and play .

Bridgestone also benefits from a significant retail network throughout the region – in fact our retail presence in the EMIA region is the largest in the tire industry. Through 17 distinct retail partners, we have around 3,500 outlets across Europe, the Middle East and Africa as well as around 2,500 outlets through our partner network in India. This network offers a selection of services, concepts and mobility solutions.

At Bridgestone we pride ourselves on the strong relationships we maintain with everyday drivers and this extensive retail network is one of the core reasons why.

 

 

Bridgestone EMIA

 

In line with the “Bridgestone Essence”, our work environment is based on integrity and teamwork, where everyone can learn from each other and contribute with their own ideas in achieving the coming goals.

We want to hear from people who can take the challenge, unleash their creative potential and contribute to the company success demonstrating ownership, courage and agility. We want you to develop your skills, expand your knowledge and be proud of your work.

 

Job Purpose

 

We are looking for a On-Site Tyre Forman reporting directly to the Site Supervisor. This is a Local role, based in Rosh Pinah – Namibia.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

Site

  • Practice correct tyre matching and branding
  • Assist Site Supervisor ensuring that all stock are accounted for.

 

Tyre and Rim Maintenance

  • Strip & fit tyres from and to rims
  • Fit and remove tyres and rims from machines and equipment
  • Identify tyres to be repaired
  • Inflate tyres
  • Assist Site Supervisor ensuring smooth tyres are removed.
  • Ensures tyres are inflated correctly
  • Ensures the fitment of valve caps and valve extensions
  • Identifies irregular tyre wear
  • Follow torque procedures
  • Clean rims and rim parts
  • Conduct weekly surveys and tyre pressure inspections

 

Documentation

  • Accurately fill in and complete change slips
  • Fill in and complete torque register

 

Health and Safety

  • Adhere to Health and Safety standards.
  • Keep work areas clean, neat and safe.
  • Keep company vehicles clean and neat.

 

Asset Management

  • Ensures safe custody of tyres, security in tyre bay and tyre store
  • Check stock weekly
  • Reports damaged/worn equipment for replacement
  • Drive company vehicles respectfully and adhere to all traffic rules

 

General

  • Undertake all reasonable requests and instructions, given verbally or in writing that fall within the parameters of own line of duty.
  • Absolutely never have confrontations with the customer.
  • Stay within your line of duty unless instructed otherwise.
  • Assist with general site operations, confirming all with Site Supervisor.

 

Experience and Qualifications

 

  • Namibian Citizen
  • Post matric certificate
  • 2 years in the tyre industry
  • Computer Literacy – MS Excel & Word
  • Supervisory skill
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Integrity
  • Ability to adhere to set policies and procedures

If you can demonstrate the skills we are looking for and would like to make a difference in a Pioneering company dedicated to shaping a sustainable future of real-world mobility solutions, join us at Bridgestone!

 

Process Next Steps: All applications will be reviewed. Our HR team will contact those applicants who we would like to invite for the next stage of the recruitment process.

 

Please don’t hesitate and apply at https://careers.bridgestone-emea.com/

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

You can learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on

https://bridgestone-emia.com/

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Disclaimer

Diversity and inclusion are a central part of Bridgestone EMIA’s values at the highest level. This is key for our people to show a passion for excellence for improving society connected to the world in which we live. Our commitment to diversity, is linked to our founders mission of ‘Serving Society with Superior Quality’, which is essential in shaping and creating the organization, serving all people, respectfully, connected to our business. We recognize that everyone is different and that attracting, developing and retaining our employees will create a sustainable working environment which is essential to our success. This means that all job applicants and members of staff will receive equal treatment and that we will not discriminate in particular on grounds of gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, color, nationality, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, religion or age.

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