J R G BUSINESS OVERVIEW

J R Goddard Contracting has been at the forefront of the contracting industry since 1982.

J R G – The Zimbabwean specialists in

What we achieve…

  • Large-scale earthworks
  • Civils Development
  • Dam Building
  • Infrastructure Construction
  • Housing Estates

J R G 1600 Personnel

…with heart and soul…

  • 100 Management
  • 100 Salaried Office staff
  • 400 Operators & Drivers
  • 100 Qualified and Apprenticed Mechanics and Electricians
  • 400 Other Skilled Workers
  • 500 Labourers

J R G Own and operate

…with body and bulk…

  • 180 earth moving machines
  • 100 bulk load transport vehicles
  • 130 employee twin cabs and bakkies
  • 200 ancillary machines
  • 80 haulage tractors 

J R G Workshops

…with repairs and rehabilitation…

  • Bulawayo Machine Workshops
  • Gweru Vehicle Workshops
  • Shangani Tractor Workshops

J R G Offices

…and with a great deal of thought and planning!

  • Bulawayo Machines and Salaries
  • Gweru Transport and Wages
  • Harare Commercial
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COMPANY CULTURAL HERITAGE

J R G CULTURAL HERITAGE

OUR UMTHETHO embodies the principles of integrity, hard work, discipline, passion, and especially commitment to J R G employers and staff, and to the contracts and projects in which it is involved.

J R G MISSION STATEMENT

OUR BUSINESS UMTHETHO

The results we constantly strive for are:

  • The timeous completion of all contracts and projects at a fair and affordable rate,
  • guaranteed customer and company satisfaction, and
  • a continuity of future work for all.

J R G VISION FOR A BRIGHTER FUTURE

OUR COMMUNITY UMTHETHO is always foremost in our minds.

J R G is an ethical business with highly professional standards. 

J R G is a leader in our Zimbabwean community where we energize and empower all individuals that pass through our sphere of influence. As we uplift and better our own staff with our values of integrity, hard work, discipline, passion, and especially commitment, we believe these traits will instill themselves in the families and communities of our employees and become an integral part of the development of Zimbabwe – this, we truly believe, is the best way forward.

J R G MOTTO

JABULANI KUPHELA – HAPPINESS ONLY

“It’s all about the Men and Women. They are not employees; they are part of the family. Without them, there is no business. If our employees are not happy, then there is no true success. Hence our motto “Jabulani Kuphela”, which in essence means “Happiness only”. What else in Life can one truly strive for?”

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J R G MANAGEMENT TEAM

PRINCIPAL Jim Goddard
GROUP DIRECTORS  
Mining :  David Steyn
Technical :  Tom Loades
Commercial :  Buks Beukes
Financial :  Margie Zietsman
Transport :  Tim van der Merwe
Personnel :  Carol Herbst
Administration :  Douglas Mafukidze
COMMERCIAL MANAGERS  
Matabeleland/Midlands :  Paul Theron
Mashonaland :  Chris Howes
GROUP CONTROLLERS  
Transport :   Morgan Lunga
Small Plant :  Smart Maphosa
Stores : Antionette van der Merwe
WORKSHOP MANAGERS  
Bulawayo :  Tim McAlister
Gweru :  Tim van der Merwe
Shangani : Albert Joubert
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