Senior Engineer (Ref: LHSE)

Position in the Engineering sector in Centurion - Gauteng
Posted On Friday 2 June 2023
Job Description:

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Main job function


Perform designs and set up quotes for higher value, more challenging pulley projects

Perform Finite Element simulations to verify and optimise pulley designs (Software Used – Sidewinder PAX)

Update and maintain pulley design and quoting programs. This includes updating or improving design methodology (when required) as well as ensuring that the component and material prices used in the program are correct and current

Assist the pulley drawing office with technical queries and software support

Offer support on maintaining and improving the production schedule and material planning programs



Assist with client queries regarding any of our products

Develop and design product improvements as well as new products

Assist the production team with any technical queries

Perform failure analyses and fault-finding.

Supply clients with design verification calculations if required

Perform finite element simulations on an ad-hoc basis to assist any of the abovementioned functions (Software Used – ANSYS Mechanical)



Responsible for acquisition of new software packages as well as maintaining the existing software package suite. These include

·        AutoCAD

·        Solidworks (incl. PDM Professional)

·        ANSYS Mechanical

·        Mastercam

·        Sidewinder

·        Google for Business



Assist users with day-to-day computer queries and problems

Set up new PC’s or rebuild existing PC’s

Order and allocate required IT infrastructure

Understand the company IT infrastructure and network setup

Assist with network fault-finding and general IT problems

Oversee correct operation of the data servers

Administer Google for Business users and accounts

Take responsibility for the daily local and off-site backup of all critical company information technology (incl. drawings, documents, CAD models etc.)



B Eng / BSc Eng


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 Lorna Henry