MECHANICAL/INDUSTRIAL FOREMAN - Rheinmetall Denel Munition, Klerksdorp

  • Klerksdorp
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Manufacturing
  • Posted by Rheinmetall Denel Munition on Thursday, January 10, 2019
  • Reference: 1508360
  • Apply before Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 4 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Rheinmetall Denel Munition

·         Provide leadership and direction to assigned labour

·         Ensure sufficient task analysis are completed to carry work out safely

·         Ensure adherence to safe working procedures and systems

·         Coordinate and allocate work to trade employees in accordance with directions

·         Request equipment, materials and consumables as required

·         Monitor the use of materials, care of equipment and plant to minimise waste and damage

·         Prepare short-term schedules at an agreed frequency ie. Daily and weekly

·         Assist in the management of a harmonious environment, team building and training of apprentices and other employees as required.

·         Help with technical queries and job cards

·         Ensure housekeeping is ongoing by maintaining a clean and safe workplace.

·         Enforce safety rules through ongoing communication and Toolbox meetings.

·         Reporting daily on progress, status, risk and issues associated with manufacturing


·         An in-depth understanding and working knowledge of the manufacturing environment

·         Contract/contractor management knowledge and skills

·         Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

·         Experience in planning and implementation of work activities

·         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


Required Skills

  • foreman : 3 to 4 years

Candidate Requirements

·         A minimum of National Diploma in  Mechanical/Industrial Engineering or, N3 with Trade Test in  Mechanical/Boilermaking

·         A minimum of 3-5 years of experience in work shop coordination or projects

·         Experience in maintenance activities

·         Experience in preparation of Tooling budget


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About Rheinmetall Denel Munition

Rheinmetall Denel Munition (Pty) Ltd. specializes in the development, design and manufacture of large- and medium-calibre ammunition families and is a world leader in the field of artillery, mortar and infantry systems as well as plant engineering.

The RDM product portfolio encompasses:
Artillery ammunition (105mm and 155mm)
Mortar ammunition (60, 81 and 120mm)
Missile subsystems (propulsion units, warheads, etc)
Minefield breaching systems
Aircraft bombs
Ammunition for naval applications
40mm infantry ammunition and pyrotechnics
Propellants and raw materials
Ammunition and metal components