Job Description : Our Client in the Automotive Industry is looking for a Project Engineer - Logistics Planning for their plant based in Uitenhage.
Duties Include : Managing of logistics projects from conception to successful implementation Planning and implementing improved warehouse and production layouts and facilities.
Designing and implementing racking, storage facilities, pallets and stillage’s in Press shop, Body shop, Engine Plant, Paint shop Components Plant and Warehouses.
Drafting and updating specifications for Logistics Material handling contracts Developing, introducing and optimizing packaging specifications for local / CKD sourced as well as export parts.
Compiling project plans for coordinating and monitoring projects to ensure adherence to timelines and specifications Preparing accurate budget prices for investment programs or project proposals Critically analyzing logistics processes with a view to reduce logistics costs Convening / chairing meetings then document accurate minutes of meetings / represent the Division / dept in Company forums Skills & Qualification Required : Have a National Diploma / Degree in Industrial Engineering / Mechanical Engineering Have a minimum of 3 years logistics experience in a manufacturing environment Have 2 years Project Management experience Skills, Attributes & Other requirements Have good analytical skills Be computer proficient (Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint) Be a self-starter who operates independently and be able to work within a team environment Have good communication skills, both verbal and written Be able to work under pressure and consistently meet deadlines Have good planning, organizing and administration skills Have some experience with a CAD system Preferably have some experience with Logistics IT systems Interested candidates can send their CV