Mechanical Engineer, Spartan – Ref: 1026839-83

  • Spartan,
  • Posted 2 years ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 1026839-83

Job Description:

This engineering company specialising in equipment for the mining and minerals processing, construction materials preparation and recycling industries is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join their dynamic team.

Position details:

Position type: Permanent
Reports to: Engineering Manager
Job description / core competencies:

Product and Process Development:
– Promote the development of our technologies and increase the general knowledge level within the company
– Develop creative ways to streamline company processes and increase internal efficiency
– Continually develop and improve support models for Customer Support and Service Centre
– New technology and product development

– Conduct test work and determine the suitability of available equipment to the client’s requirements
– Produce technical reports and specifications in connection with any test work performed
– Assist the customer in understanding the demands of the material and the implications of machine selection on upstream and downstream processes

Product Realization:
– Create product definitions tailored according to the customer’s needs
– Create and register items and bills of materials in the relevant information system to allow for the procurement of machines/spares/equipment
– Commission new equipment so as to meet the company’s and the clients’ operating requirements
– Assist in ensuring that any manufactured components are manufactured to the highest levels, by means of accurate drawings, technical descriptions, quality requirement lists, etc. as well as interaction with the supplier and relevant procurement representative

Product Support and System Optimization:
– Liaise with customers through the relevant customer support consultant to develop an understanding of the customer’s needs
– Conduct investigations into equipment failures and any customer operational concerns
– Conduct system audits of customer sites in order to determine system efficiency and assist in plant optimization
– Produce technical reports detailing any failure investigations as well as audits/optimization exercises

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

Location (country, city): Spartan

Job Qualification & Experience:

Mechanical Engineering Degree (or similar technical qualification)

Minimum of 4 years engineering experience
Crushing experience preferable
CAD experience
Structural design experience an advantage
Materials handling experience an advantage

Minimum requirement:
Excellent technical aptitude/ knowledge
Good commercial awareness
Good communication and presentation skills
Excellent report writing skills
Good problem-solving skills
Creative approach for new ideas
High level of computer literacy
The ability to prioritize and plan effectively
Self- motivated
Stress management
Own transport / valid driver’s license

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.

Mechanical Engineer, Spartan – Ref: 1026839-83

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer


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