Job title: Engineering Lead: Rolling Stock
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Engineering
Expertise: Engineer - Mechanical
Location: Kempton Park
Job published: 2021-09-20
Job ID: 33993
Contact name: Jan van Dyk
Contact email:

Job Description

International provider of equipment and systems into the transportation industry including mining, freight rail, etc seeks to employ a suitably qualified and experienced Engineer. Position reports to the MD and is based in Kempton Park.

The right candidate will be responsible for the wing-to-wing ownership of engineering projects that require a solution. You will be the focal point between clients, suppliers, internal experts and designers ensuring that complex technical problems get solved.

For the position you would be required to have:

  • B. Tech in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in an engineering role
  • Railway manufacturing experience will be a definite advantage
  • Experience on pressure vessels, hydraulics, pneumatics. Brake components and compressors
  • Passion to be hands-on involved and get hands dirty
  • Professional attitude to build relationships with internal and external clients
  • Valid driver’s license

Responsibilities would include you to:

  • Represent Engineering functions on-site
  • Act as representative to both customers and suppliers
  • Act as go-to-person for all site engineering incidents/ concerns
  • Support local team to identify and raise design/ engineering concerns raised by customer, supplier or in-house production teams
  • Co-ordinate with global teams to find solutions to technical problems
  • Weekly and monthly reporting
  • Work closely with Engineering teams to find a solution and report

On offer is a package of around R50k per month for the right candidate

Please apply online or contact Jan van Dyk on 021 – 531 2015 for more information