Our client is seeking a Project Engineer to join their team.
Open position : Project Engineer Location : Port Elizabeth Salary : Market related Type : Permanent position Strictly EE / AA position Travel Requirements: You can expect around 20% travel which can include international travel with extended stay overseas. Hours of work / work schedule / flex-time: Monday to Friday around 40 hours per week, but ought to be flexible. There will be times when off shift work and weekend work is required in order to support manufacturing, experimentation, and implementation of projects.
Job requirements : - Degree in an Engineering discipline (ceramic, materials, or chemical preferred) - 7-years experience in manufacturing, engineering or development - Leadership potential demonstrated on project teams responsible for implementation of new processes or equipment into manufacturing Soft Skills (Communication/Team/Leadership) - Self-starter, able to function with a high level of independence - Communicates effectively in writing and in a group setting - Interpersonal skills – open, engaging, enables others - Leadership potential - Ability to perform in team or matrix environment - Technical competence in process engineering. - Experience successfully developing and delivering technical projects to manufacturing. - Project leadership aptitude, including ability to achieve results through matrix organization or team. - Achieve results through application of rigorous project management methods, such as 6-Sigma. - Demonstrated effectiveness at technical problem-solving and decision-making. - Emissions monitoring and reporting - Knowledge on health and safety management systems, procedures, and programs - Energy Management skills - General Machine Regulations (GMR2.7 Appointment) - Demonstrated results developing and delivering step change innovations to manufacturing - Skills and experience with statistical process control and Design of Experiments methods - Experience with application of 6-Sigma methods - Demonstrated technical expertise in process improvement, measurement, characterization or ceramics processing. - High level Autocad experience
Scope of Position: To plan, support and lead tasks on projects/equipment, including: - Develop new manufacturing technologies and methods - Improve existing manufacturing processes and capabilities - Develop methods and processes for the manufacture and characterization of new products - Develop methods, measurements and processes to improve existing products - Support manufacturing improvement initiatives, including variability reduction, defect reduction, process control improvement, 6-Sigma
To provide engineering expertise and leadership for equipment, process, methods and measurement technologies within the Plant. Responsibilities include: - Plan, organize and execute major workstreams on projects to deliver improvement and step change capabilities - Project work scope typically includes design, development, manufacturing installation, start-up and acceptance - Role includes individual contributor and project workstream leadership responsibilities - Manage internal and external vendor resources to complete project deliverables - Apply knowledge of engineering principles and methods to resolve challenges - Support problem-solving in manufacturing, including root cause identification and resolution - Apply process engineering knowledge, skills and experience from concept through delivery of process and equipment at manufacturing locations. - Projects Involved with: Developing methods, processes and measurements for the manufacture of new products. - Developing machines, methods, measurements and processes to improve precision, quality, cost and efficiency of finished part attributes.
Support manufacturing improvements, variability reduction, defect reduction, process control, capacity and 6-Sigma.
- Manage improvement portfolios such as capital, cost reduction, and Performance Excellence - Analyzes project goals and designs/modifies production equipment to meet quality standards and production quantity goals.
May encompass job duties in facilities and manufacturing disciplines.
Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors.
Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action
King Recruitment Solutions is a registered Recruitment /
Temporary Employment Services (TES) Agency situated in Newton Park, Port
Elizabeth. We operate as a family owned
business which was established in 1994. King Recruitment Solutions has always
concentrated on giving excellent service by providing an employment solution to
businesses both large and small in Nelson Mandela Bay.
Our mission is to provide quality Temporary Employment
Services to our valued clients, and to make sure that our service is always of
the highest level. We also strive to
conduct our business in such a way that enables our clients to operate at
maximum capacity with the right labour force.
Our vision is to uplift the image of Temporary and Permanent
Employment Services by providing our clients with a productive labour force,
whilst providing employment for job seekers in Nelson Mandela Bay.