Senior Engineer

at Zecutive Consultants
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Cape Town




Job Summary

Our client, an established turnkey solutions manufacturer, offering Engineering, Procurement and Consulting services, with specialist practical experience in designing, building, and operating mass production plants mostly in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry, needs the full-time services of a Senior Engineer in Automation, Electronics and Robotics, to join their dynamic team at the Head Office in Cape Town ASAP. Their team has a deep understanding of plant design and operations and is well-recognized in the industry for their innovative and well-engineered solutions. Valuing engineering excellence, professionalism, reliability, and honesty, combined with a wide variety of projects, they offer innovative solutions that are cost effective to build and operate, ensuring to deliver what is required by their unique clients through latest technology and a supportive corporate culture. Furthermore, this opportunity offers many perks, flexi-time and flexible working hours, challenging and varied projects in a fast growing and dynamic organization with excellent growth and learning possibilities.


Duties and Responsibilities

Design and fabrication of materials handling robotics systems

Industrial instrumentation

PLC Programming

Application of Business Principles

AutoCAD 2D Drawings

Compilation of costing and proposal documents

Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer

Operations Research and statistical modelling

Meticulously analytical problem solving, numerate, apply logical and practical thinking

Professional Customer Service and relationship building

Take ownership to resolve bottleneck issues, work well under pressure to adhere to strict deadlines, with attention to detail

Organize, prioritize and manage time effectively

Take leadership


Desired Experience and Qualifications

Minimum B Eng / BSc Engineering / B Tech degree

Minimum 8-10 years' related experience

Experience in Design and fabrication of materials handling robotics systems

Knowledge of Industrial instrumentation

Sound understanding of PLC's including PLC Programming

Knowledge of robotics, including robotic system design and programming

Sound experience with Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer

Solid understanding of Operations Research and statistical modelling

MS Office 365 - knowledge of Teams, Excel, Word, One Drive, Sharedrive, Outlook, MS Projects


Interested candidates can send their CV