Du Toit - Maintenance Manager - Johannesburg, GP, South Africa

Marc Du Toit

Johannesburg, GP, South Africa


Maintenance Manager


I am ableto control staffand to manage staff efficiently as well as to make sure all is in order on buildings fixing any problems or dealing with contractors if needed.

Work History


Marc du Toit

January 2008 - June 2013

Period: January 2008 to 24 June 2013

Duties: As the manager / owner, I undertake the banking, paying of wages, general accounting, telephones, advertising, quotations, painting, waterproofing, electrical and plumbing repairs and installations. Swimming pool pump repairs, kitchen appliances repairs. Hanging of curtain rails, fixing just about anything. Installing irrigation. We also have done a few building, paving and tiling jobs, small welding work, rubble removal and tree felling. And a number of painting jobs using Panache paints. Liaising and putting my customers first. Supervising my work crew, creating a clientele and always striving for 100% Customer Satisfaction.

Also a contracted maintenance manager to two restuarants- John Dory's Monte Casino and San Pablo Spur Rivonia

Attached is an advertising letter sent to many prospective clients. (

Sales Consultant

Visa Connect t/a CVH Consulting

February 2006 - May 2006

(international recruitment agency)
Contact: Candice Van Heerden 076-627-7931
Period: 17th February 2006 to May 2006
Duties: Tele-Consulting, receiving phone calls, replying to emails, sending faxes, office
Liaison with specific groups, office consulting,

* Reason for leaving- job was purely comission based and I was offered a good job at wilcote

Site supervisor

Paul Burger

November 2006 - December 2007

082 319 2022
Period: November 2006 to end December 2007

Duties: Taking staff to and from sites, dealing with staff problems. Seeing clients and doing quotations. Supervising staff on all scopes of "wilcote" work, been painting, waterproofing, roofing, gutters and general handyman work. I often run a site from commencement through to completion. Successfully supervising and completing one of our biggest jobs ever with very minor hiccups was Swissport at ACSA OR THAMBO INT airport.

Reason for leaving- company closed and I started my own business


Jacks Paint and Hardware Fourways Crossing

August 2005 - January 2006

Duties: Keeping the store tidy, packing and receiving of stock from suppliers, serving customers, giving advice, resolving queries, complaints and / or problems, cashing up of tills, general phone duties, stock ordering, stock take, entering stock onto the system, labeling of stock and dealing with representatives from our suppliers. I resigned for a more what seemed to be lucrative career.

Reason for leaving was offered a good money opportunity.


Warrick Webster

Up to December 2004

customer service, customer queries, complaints, advice

Prior to permanent employment from mid 2003, I worked as a casual for approximately 6 months

Duties: customer service, customer queries, complaints, advice on painting and all hardware related products, achieving targets, handling large cash flow, banking, ordering of retail stock and stock taking, entering stock counts on to the computer, quotations, training casuals, answering telephones, labeling of stock and dealing with representatives from our suppliers. I did A LOT of merchandising on new stock and re merchandised old stock / shelves. I did manage the store on a few occasions when the managers or Warrick left for a few hours for quotations etc. I also went on a quote or two myself.
I decided to leave Jacks Northgate to start a partnership business.

Reason for leaving- I started my own business

"A neat and tidy paint shelf is one with all the 5lt paint containers with their handles behind them and pulled forward in short proper merchandising" Martin Cohen

C. Occupation: M & M fix it. This was a painting and handyman company that I held a 50% share in. Unfortunately, my partner ran into financial difficulties and the company was dissolved. I decided not to continue on my own as I received a very good job offer.

Period: January 2005 to 10th August 2005
Duties: As one of the managers, I undertook the banking, paying of wages, telephones, quotations, painting, waterproofing, minor electrical and plumbing repairs and installations. We also did a few small building alterations, paving jobs and tiling jobs. Supervising my painting crew and always striving for 100% Customer Satisfaction was my daily goal (still is).

Reason for stopping the partner-ship dissolved and I could'nt carry the expensenses my old partner left me with.

Casual for an electrician / plumber

JC Contracts

Contact: Joe Vermeulen
Cell: 082-449-2563
Tel (h): 011-675-1337

Duties: Included electrical, plumbing and handyman work. I often did the banking, wage paying, kept a job card and occasionally answered the phone. I was often instructed on what to do, left on site and would then have to supervise the team or work alone on all scopes of plumbing from drain unblocking, pipe laying to new installations. Electrical where it was mostly single phase but three phase as well this included new installations and fault finding as well as well as servicing three phase live distribution boards with SABS IS007 gloves and the appropriate spray non conductive etc. As the company was fairly small I was unable to have a full time position and study in that field. (Reference letter available attached)

Reason for leaving- job was only casual and company not big enough to keep me as a permanent employee!


Houses and swissport @ OR THAMBO

Swissport at OR THAMBO INTENANTIONAL airport was tasked by one of my previos employers to be re painted in and out, i was on site daily i did quality control and supervision... no problems.

I have also painted many houses in and out in my own capacity including waterproofing with no problems

Qualifications & Certifications

Allen Glen High


Allen Glen High School technical

Panache Painting Academy

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