Mechanical Engineering Manager/Production Manager (Ref: MEMEM)

Position in the Engineering sector in Balmoral - Mpumalanga
Posted On Monday 22 November 2021
Job Description:

A company based in Balmoral ((between Witbank and Bronkhorstspruit, approximately 50minute drive from Pretoria), is seeking a Mechanical Engineering Manager. The successful incumbent will be responsible to oversee the whole operation and optimise and manage production at a high level in the manufacturing plant


Main job function

Optimise production

Direct and coordinate production and all plant operations

Direct and coordinate plant maintenance and repairs

Assess and maintain production quality

Prepare and develop detailed cost estimates and budgets and monitor expenditure against same on an ongoing basis

Oversee and implement company procedures

Hire, train, mentor and direct supporting staff, including writing performance reviews and optimising staffing outfits

Discuss and layout project specifications

Make detailed plans to accomplish goals

Establish and implement detailed administrative policies, procedures and standards and monitor compliance with same on an ongoing basis

Analyse and improve plant outputs and processes

Report to senior management in relation to the above responsibilities and prepare detailed reports where necessary


Degree Mechanical Engineering


10 Years’ experience in a manufacturing environment

Organisational and long-term planning skills

Excellent business acumen

Management and coordination skills

Leadership skills

Decision making skills

Cost management skills

Excellent communication skills


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 Melanie Els