Maintenance Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Website Zambia Institute of Business Studies and Industrial Practice (ZIBSIP) Kantanta Street opposite Mukuba Pension House Box 21495 KITWE

Maintenance Supervisor


The Zambia Institute of Business Studies and Industrial Practice (ZIBSIP) was incepted in September 1993 under the auspices of the then Department of Technical Education and Vocational Training (DTEVT)

ZIBSIP is a Public Training Institution under the Ministry of Technology and Science and Management Board. The college offers Tertiary Training in Business, Education and Skills Development Training on Full-time, Part-time and Open Distance Learning basis.

The institution was constituted as a Public Institution under the Management Board in January, 2000 through the TEVET Act No. 13 of 1998.

Job-Maintenance Supervisor

We are looking for a Maintenance Supervisor who will be responsible for maintenance of the institution facilities and ensuring smooth running of operations.


  • An excellent Maintenance Supervisor who is reliable and have an appropriate eye for detail.
  • He/ She must have Technical Skills and knowledge of various crafts such as Carpentry, Plumbing
  • Leadership and knowledge of administrative tasks such as scheduling are also essential.
  • The goal is to ensure that facilities are in good and safe condition at all times.

Reporting to:

Head Human Resource


  • Inspect facilities periodically to determine problems and necessary maintenance
  • Prepare weekly maintenance schedules and allocate work
  • Help with recruitment, supervise and training of maintenance technicians
  • Hire and supervise tradesmen during installation, repairs or maintenance (Electricians, plumbing etc)
  • Inspect and maintain building systems (Heating, ventilation etc)
  • Contribute to the development of maintenance budget and ensure compliance
  • Monitor inventory of materials and equipment
  • Participate in coordination of projects (e.g. renovations)
  • Ensure adherence to quality standards and health and safety regulations
  • Do any other maintenance related work as need may be

Requirements, Skills and Qualifications

  • Full Grade 12 Certificate
  • Must have a Certificate in electrical engineering or related field
  • Must have a valid driving license
  • Must be between 35 to 45 year
  • Minimum of 3 years proven experience as a Maintenance Supervisor or similar
  • Strong Technical Knowledge of all Building Systems (Electrical, Heating etc.)
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety practices and regulations
  • Understanding of budgeting and performance management
  • Excellent planning and leadership abilities
  • An eye for detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Member of Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ)

Note: Apply by attaching one PDF Document/folder which should have

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Relevant qualifications
  • Grade 12 certificate
  • Copy of NRC
  • Any other essential Certificates that may be relevant to this role.

Send your Academic and Professional Qualifications to the address below by 5th July, 2024 and preferably should be Kitwe based.


The Principal

Zambia Institute of Business Studies and Industrial Practice (ZIBSIP)

Kantanta Street opposite Mukuba Pension House

Box 21495


Email: [email protected]


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