We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer with a National Diploma or B-Tech in Mechanical EngineeringSkills / Knowledge Required : ?
Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Projects, Inventor / AutoCAD and Outlook?Experience in designing, estimating (quoting) & project support essential?
3 - 5 years experience in relevant field?Must be willing to travel and work out of town if and when required?Valid Code 08 Drivers License & Own VehicleResponsibilities will include but are not limited to : Read preliminary designsCompile a bill of quantities and labourUse technical knowledge of mechanical work to master a variety of cost estimating activitiesReview client specifications and advise Operations Director of any extraordinary requirements that can significantly impact the project cost estimate.
Ensure that the clients requirements are properly addressed in the proposalMonitor project during design development and provide on-going follow through during the subsequent execution of the projectAssist with the preparation, coordination, review, and distribution of mechanical estimates including instrument costs and electrical equipment costsObtain competitive quotes from suppliers and contractors for major equipment as required, assistance will be provided by the Supply Chain ManagerTravel to project sites in order to provide cost engineering support (site meetings)Attend project kick off meeting with mechanical team(s) and brief team on how costing was compiledCosting of variation ordersPlanning of materials required for large scale projectsCompile detailed manufacturing drawings for production purposesResponsible for site measurement valuations along with all relevant documentationMeet with Contracts Manager or Supervisor on site for design purposesEnsure drawing designs is current to the project installation and up to date.
Compile project documentation which includes weld maps, datasheets, drawing updates, bill of materials and spare parts list etc.
Implementation of ISO policies and documentation