Garage Manager

Garage managers are responsible for the total organization of a garage, including the supervision and control of personnel.

Garage managers hire, train, promote and terminate the services of employees in cooperation with the different sub-managers in charge of the various departments of the garage. They supervise promotional activities such as the display of specific motor vehicles parts and accessories and are directly responsible for retaining the goodwill of the public by ensuring satisfactory service and creating and maintaining a sense of shared purpose amongst the garage staff.


  • garage companies (as managers or as managing directors)

  • self-employment (as owners of garages)

Getting Started

  • try to obtain vacation work at a garage

  • speak to a garage manager about this career


Coastal KZN TVET College, College of Cape Town , Eastcape Midlands TVET College, Ekurhuleni West TVET College, Lovedale Public TVET College, Motheo TVET College, Tshwane North TVET College, University of Malawi (The Polytechnic), University of Stellenbosch, Vuselela TVET College

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