Electrical Engineer Manufacturing

  • Permanent Specialist position

  • Potchefstroom Town, North West

  • Undisclosed cost to company

  • Job 2219854 | Ref ELECENG

  • Posted 25 May 2018 by Progressive International

About the Position


To oversee electrical designs, ensure installations conform to standards and customer requirements electrically


  • A minimum of Bachelor's/BTech degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 5-7 years relevant experience in the manufacturing environment
  • PMP Certification will be an added advantage.
  • MS Projects or similar project schedule package training
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical drawings, equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes
  • Direct and coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements
  • Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications
  • Confer with project managers, customers, and others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects and products
  • Inspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards
  • Prepare and study technical drawings, specifications of electrical systems, and topographical maps to ensure that installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements
  • Plan and implement research methodology and procedures to apply principles of electrical theory to engineering projects
  • Prepare specifications for purchase of materials and equipment
  • Assist in developing capital project programs for new equipment and major repairs
  • Develop budgets, estimating labour, material, and construction costs
  • Operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks


  • Excellent maths, science and IT skills
  • The ability to make and understand technical drawings
  • Analytical skills
  • Ability to explain design ideas clearly
  • Decision-making skills
  • An in-depth understanding and working knowledge of the manufacturing environment
  • Contract/contractor management knowledge and skills
  • Good planning, integration and resources management skills
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to effectively collaborate with multiple disciplines both internally and externally.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including presentations and report writing
  • Computer literacy: MS Word, Excel, Power Point-proficient level (minimum).

Desired Skills

  • PMP
  • SAP

Desired Work Experience

  • 5 to 10 years Electrical Engineering
  • More than 10 years [other] Manufacturing, Production & Trades

Desired Qualification Accreditation

  • Degree

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