Design Engineer, Spartan – Ref: 1026839-52


Ref: 1026839-52

Job Description:

This engineering company specialising in equipment for the mining and minerals processing, construction materials preparation and recycling industries is looking for a Design Engineer with knowledge of commination and separation equipment, plant design and materials handling. The ideal incumbent will have a Mechanical Engineering degree and 7 years’ relevant experience within the mining industry.

Position details:

Type: Permanent
Job description / key responsibilities:

Engineering Design:

  • Mechanical plant design, including:
    • Materials handling systems (conveyors, stockpiles, chutes);
    • Mechanical plant design;
    • Equipment selection and applications engineering.
  • Conduct design reviews.
  • Configuration management.
  • Prototype testing.
  • Operational and maintenance requirements.
  • Life cycle costing.

Engineering Management:

  • Manage engineering processes (ECPs, drawing requests, QIRs, etc.)
  • Administer the engineering system (network data, machine register, manuals, IPCs, etc.)
  • Assist in ensuring component drawings and QRLs are accurate and drawn to company requirements.


  • ISO 2015 standards.
  • Company engineering procedures.
  • OHS Act, MHS Act of SA.
  • Component tracking and control, accurate drawing and technical data.

Country: South Africa
Location: Spartan

Job Qualification & Experience:

Minimum requirements:

  • Mechanical engineering or similar degree.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in a similar engineering environment.
  • Knowledge and experience with AutoCAD, Inventor, ERP, MS Office.
  • Excellent technical knowledge/ aptitude.
  • Professional registration with ECSA.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Good report writing skills.
  • Good problem-solving skills and a creative approach for new ideas.
  • Good team-working skills.
  • A high level of computer literacy.
  • Own transport / valid driver’s license.
  • The ability to prioritize and plan effectively.
  • Self- motivated.
  • Adaptability.
  • Able to travel when required.

Special skills:

  • Knowledge of mining environment.
  • Knowledge of commination and separation equipment.
  • Knowledge of plant design.
  • Knowledge of materials handling.

Company Description:

A multi-disciplined Engineering company specialising in equipment for mining and minerals processing, construction, materials preparation and recycling industries who provides consulting, engineering, technical, management and operations services to clients on a variety of projects and engagements.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Design Engineer, Spartan – Ref: 1026839-52

Design Engineer

Design Engineer


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