Divisional Engineer (Ref: JRDE)
Remuneration: R45-R55k per month

Position in the Engineering sector in Jacobs - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Thursday 9 March 2023
Job Description:

Main job function


You will report directly to the Divisional MD, roles and responsibilities are defined as below but not limited to;


·        Provide technical support to all branches.

·        Special focus required on continuous improvement in production output and plant efficiencies and reporting thereof.

·        Assist with safety, health, quality, and environmental compliance.

·        Implementation and reporting of KPI’s for manufacturing, production efficiencies and quality systems.

·        Reporting and presenting these KPI’s and production efficiencies to the executive prior to the monthly management review.

·        Digitalization of daily production KPI’s providing real time data to assist management with the daily running of operations.

·        Lead any new CAPEX projects and project managing thereof.

·        Assist management with new product development and innovation.

·        Implement a research and development programme to maintain the competitiveness and relevance of companies products.

·        Assist management as and when required with any other projects.

·        Attend monthly OPS meetings with focus on the factory KPI’s and Projects

·        Run and manage projects to continue the reduction of the company’s Carbon footprint.

·        Working with branch managers and group maintenance manager to create critical spares list for each factory and making sure the spares are always ordered and in stock.

·        Review and audit maintenance schedules.


Chemical or Industrial Engineering Degree

Minimum 3 years experience in a technical advisory role

Experience in polymers and mould manufacturing will be advantageous.


A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Jenny Rathbone