Aug 20, 2021

Electrical Design Engineer (Production Machinery)

  • The Talent Experts
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Full time Engineering

Job Description

About the opportunity!
Are you an Electrical Design Automation Specialist? Do you love PLC’s? Let me help you design the next step in your career!

Is this you?

You are creative and innovative. You are dynamic, self-motivated and reliable and have a positive and can do attitude. You have the ability to work independently but you also enjoy working in a team player environment.

You are keen to gain national and international exposure on various exciting projects and you love being challenged and kept busy at all times.

What you’ll be doing (and why you’ll enjoy it)

You will design electrical and automation systems according to company standards. You will produce detailed technical drawings and PLC control programs according to company and manufacturing standards.

You will also be responsible for updating documentation upon completion of automation systems all whilst working in a team and providing after sales technical support to customers when required.

Where you’ll be doing it

Your new employer is an international player in the packaging machinery space. You will be based at their highly technologically advanced plant in the Western Cape. You will work a normal day shift and go home early on a Friday! You will also be given an opportunity to travel both nationally and internationally.

You will be working with a group of people who are very big on teamwork and team building, continuously helping each other and supporting each other through the good times and the bad times.

What you’ll need:

You come with an Electrical Engineering qualification and your additional qualification in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering will give you an advantage over the rest. You have 4 to 5 years’ experience in electrical and automation design of packaging machinery as well as experience in PLC programming.

You have knowledge of Siemens TIA Portal and Step 7 and your knowledge of alternate PLC programming software like Allen Bradley, Compact Logix, Delta ISP Soft, etc and your knowledge of CAD (preferably E-Plan) will be advantageous.

What’s in it for you

You will receive a fair and market related salary. You will be exposed to a family orientated and caring work environment.

You will be involved in a lot of the exciting projects that your new employer has in the pipeline, meaning that you will never be bored. You will always have something new and exciting to work on, getting involved in projects both nationally and internationally.

Your new employer encourages career growth so work hard and prove your value and you could find yourself taking the next step in your career in no time.

What next:

For a confidential discussion please contact Roxanne Du Randt, send your CV 

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