Principal Engineer

  • Permanent Intermediate position

  • Prospecton, KwaZulu-Natal

  • R30,000 - R34,000 pm basic salary plus benefits

  • Job 2153369 | Ref DF005

  • Posted 09 Oct 2017 by Express Employment Professionals

About the Position

  • FET Planning - must be able to accurately establish cost estimate for input into product brief & reply for budget approval and establish detail schedules in order to meet project milestones.
  • FET Procurement - Establish basic equipment specification and compile close tender bid package with clear and concise scope of work for both local & company procured facilities.
  • FET Installation preparation - Equipment buy off at Vendor (VTO). Installation preparation including plant layout based on schedule management
  • FET Installation /Commissioning - Close collaboration with plant / Vendors & company to ensure safety compliance as well as quality and other production related targets are achieved on time and within budget.
  • Handover - Compile data from production trials & co-ordinate handover from Local & company divisions to PEPD then finally to Plant


  • NQF 6 - Qualification in Mechanical Engineering (minimum 360 credits) and 8 years working experience
  • Project management experience essential
  • Knowledge of conveyer, and transfer systems.
  • Process control equipment viz. PLC's, Proximity switches, photocells etc.
  • High level of computer literacy is needed for this position.( Excel , Word, Auto Cad)

Desired Skills

  • strong communication skills
  • attention to detail
  • self motivated

Desired Work Experience

  • 5 to 10 years Other Architecture & Engineering
  • 5 to 10 years Motorised Vehicle Wholesale & Retail

Desired Qualification Accreditation

  • Degree

Employer & Job Benefits

  • Medical aid
  • Retirement Fund
  • Vehicle benefit
  • 13th Cheque

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