Datafin

Process Engineer (Industrial/Mech Eng)

Engineering/Technical
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
CAN you lead, execute, and stay focused despite many distractions, and do the work yourself if needed? Then your drive and ability to expertly juggle multiple tasks is sought by a fast-paced Engineering Service Provider in Durbanville seeking its next Process Engineer. You will be responsible for manufacturing Engineering, Industrial and Process Engineering related functions including day-to-day production and quality support, facilities and tooling development, project management and introducing new products/options into production. The ideal candidate possesses the ability to readily adjust to changing priorities, is innovative and self-driven and has a hands-on approach to problem solving while working well within a team. You must also possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Industrial Engineering Technology or equivalent, have 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment – preferably assembly in the Automotive/Heavy Truck sectors, have experience with Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, 5S, Visual Management and understand Time Study/Line Balancing.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications –
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET), Industrial Engineering Technology (IET) or equivalent.
 
Experience/Skills –
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, 5S and Visual Management.
  • Understanding of Time Study/Line Balancing.
  • MS Office proficiency.
 
Advantageous –
  • Assembly in the Automotive or Heavy Truck industry experience would be beneficial.
  • Experience with LABWORKS programming.
  • Autodesk Inventor, SolidWorks Composer, and NX Unigraphics.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Strong work ethic, great attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with the ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Production-oriented and hands-on. 
  • Effective communicator across all levels of the organisation.