Mechanical Degree Design Engineer Automation Engineering Systems - JHB Must be able to start immediately or within 1-2 daysMechanical Degree 4year Engineering Degree is essentialGood Solid works Design experience is essentialMust have drivers license and own transportBackground in automated engineered systems preferredMinimum 3 - 8+ years experience in mechanical design field, within the Automation industryProficient in 3D CAD modelling specifically SolidworksStrong verbal and written communication skillsAble to work under pressure and to deadlinesKnowledge of electronic equipment and computer hardware and software (advantageous)Working Background Mechanical designing in automated engineered systems preferredConceptualize and design mechanical purpose-built machinery, industrial equipment, robotic welding and assembly cells, Body in White, Jigs, Fixtures, Conveyor systems and lifting equipment and sheet metal structures.
Analyse mechanical functionality of systems, including Finite Element Analysis.Specification of electro-mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic control systems.
Develop manufacturing drawings in accordance with applicable company standards using Solidworks and 3D CAD Modeling.Interface with Customers, Vendors, Production Managers and Procurement to find optimal solutions.
Read and interpret technical drawings and schematics.Confer with Automation engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions and provide technical information.
Work to Company CAD and PDM standards.
Detailed Designs must be done to ISO, SABS and Customer Standards.
Specify system components or direct modifications of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specificationsR20 000- R30 000+ neg per month Gross full cost to company per month