Our client is well-known for their innovative approach to the design and manufacture of equipment that meet specific needs within the mining metallurgical industry.
Reports to: Product Manager.
Primary purpose: The successful candidate will be responsible for managing contracts for the manufacturing of proprietary equipment. The candidate should be self‐driven and possess the ability to operate independently. Must demonstrate a willingness to develop his/her own knowledge base as the requirement of the position develop. Must be prepared to work as part of a team and be prepared to contribute to the development of other employees by sharing of knowledge within the company.
Job description / core competencies:
The successful candidate would be required to perform the following:
‐ Verify scope of work and ensure full scope is provided to client.
‐ Involve themselves in the checking of drawings, mechanical & electrical.
‐ Place all orders associated with the manufacturing time lines to ensure completion of projects on time.
‐ Ensure quality of equipment produced remains high.
‐ Communicate with clients to ensure contractual compliance.
‐ Manage all commercial issues relating to contracts, i.e. costing, contract cash‐flow and client invoicing.
‐ Responsible for the commissioning of equipment built.
‐ Foster a professional working relationship with the financial and marketing departments.
‐ Become actively involved in ensuring that the client after sale service levels are maintained / improved.
‐ Assist with the design of equipment and compiling of costing for proposal purposes.
Location (country, city): Johannesburg, Midrand
Job Qualification & Experience:
Tertiary Qualification in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering from a Recognized Institution
Basic Requirements Guideline
Computer Literacy: MS Office, Autocad, Autodesk Inventor (Beneficial)
5 Years post qualification experience including:
– Exposure to Manufacturing Environment
– Project Management Experience
– Project Cost Control
– Exposure to Machine Design
– Basic understating of PLC systems and instruments
– Read blueprints, schematics, and diagrams to determine the method and sequence of assembly of a part, machine, or piece of equipment and the ability to repair such units.
– Verify dimensions of parts, using precision measuring instruments, to ensure that specifications are met
Ability to work productively under pressure
The ability to communicate with people at all levels within the company.
Fault finding / Repair of electrical control panels
Added Advantages Considered
‐ PLC & Scada Development
Our client is well-known for their innovative approach to the design and manufacture of equipment that meet specific needs within the mining metallurgical industry. They have the in-house expertise to assist with scoping, sizing, supply, installation and commissioning of capital equipment.
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Project Engineer, Proprietary Equipment Manufacturing- Ref: 1026839-86
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