General Worker Bridgestone Tyres

Title: General Worker
Job Purpose:
We are seeking a hard-working and reliable General Worker to join our team in Kroonstad. Reporting directly to the Branch Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining the tyres on all vehicles and ensuring that they are properly cared for and ready to use at all times.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct pressure maintenance and correctly capture pressure readings on the Survey Sheet
  • Capture tread depth readings over three sections of the tread area and record on the Survey Sheet
  • Fit all wheel positions with valve caps and on all dual positions, a valve extension
  • Record all tyre movements on a Tyre Change Slip
  • Remove smooth tyres and match tread, size, and status mismatches
  • Remove tyres with a pressure reading under 15% of the recommended pressure and check for irregularities
  • Brand tyres as per Bridgestone Commercial and Client agreement
  • Torque all wheel positions at least once a month
  • Report all wheel defects with a Tyre Action Report
  • Inspect and clean rims before fitting tyres
  • Take daily stock of Bridgestone Commercial products and report to the customer
  • Ensure all tyres in stock have a brand number for identification
  • Correctly lift motor vehicles and use correct tools for the job
  • Fit wheels on motor vehicles correctly and dress in Bridgestone Commercial PPE at all times
  • Handle tools with care and keep them clean
  • Maintain a clean work area and yard and store machines and tools safely
  • Keep dressing rooms presentable and neat
  • Pack tyres neatly and clearly mark for easy identification
  • Comply with Occupational Health and Safety Act requirements
  • Ensure Personal Protective Equipment and facilities provided by the company are in good and clean working condition
  • Record tyre survey information in the Bridgestone Commercial Survey Book
  • Record all tyre movements in the Bridgestone Commercial Tyre Change Slip Book
  • Record all tyres sent to the factory in the Factory Control Book
  • Keep a Branding Register of all branded tyres
  • Store all paperwork in a safe, dry place
  • Identify all maintenance-related problems and report to the customer
  • Maintain a good working relationship with the customer
  • Undertake all reasonable requests and instructions, given verbally or in writing that fall within the parameters of your line of duty
  • Ensure customer satisfaction at all times
  • Torque wrench spring relax after use
  • Lubricate impact on a daily basis
  • Drain water traps and compressor daily
  • Clean and store equipment daily
  • Comply with health and safety procedures on site

Requirements:

  • National senior Certificate
  • Proficiency in English
  • 2 years of tyre experience