RAW Projects
July 10, 2024
Mechanical Engineer within the Agricultural industry

www.xfarm.co.za

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performing full lifecycle product development.
  • Designing systems and components that meet needs and requirements.
  • Conducting experiments methodically, analysing data and interpreting results.
  • Production design and draughting.
  • Liaise with the costing and production department.
  • Production of all fabrication’s drawings upon request to the relevant standards and procedures.
  • Ensure that all drawings and work instructions are kept up to date.
  • Ensure the quality of products and services is maintained and make improvements.
  • Communication between different departments on current projects and requirements thereof.
  • Concept design.
  • Utilise work orders, sketches, written and verbal instructions to determine job requirements.
  • Perform visual and dimensional inspections to verify compliance with specification.
  • Program and maintain current file revisions of drawings.
  • Prepare detailed standardised work instructions and set-up sheets.

Requirements:

  • 3-5 years proven work experience as a Mechanical Engineer.
  • BTech in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Working experience within the Agricultural sector advantageous
  • Project Management experience- beneficial
  • Draughting skills
  • Hands-on experience with computer-aided design software. (SolidWorks & Inventor)  
  • National Senior Certificate.
  • Driver’s licence.
  • Competent in Microsoft applications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Technically minded & a creative thinker.

Attributes:

  • Strong character that learns fast and retains information.
  • Attention to detail
  • Respecting time keeping and deadlines.
  • Well spoken.
  • Able to work on their own and under pressure.
  • Very organised.
  • Good memory.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • George/ Albertina, Western Cape: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Language:

  • Afrikaans (Required)
  • English (Required)

Email application only: vacancies@rawgrp.co.za