Engineering Lead

at Key Recruitment
Location Kempton Park, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Kempton Park


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:


  1. 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


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