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Plant Engineer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryMarket Related
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree GCC
Experience10+ years

Job Description

A position has become available for a suitably qualified and experienced Plant Engineer at a Pharmaceutical manufacturing company in Johannesburg. The purpose of the job is to support the site engineer operationally and to conduct engineering activities on site through the effective execution of maintenance activities and projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

• B. Eng. degree, T5 or equivalent qualification in mechanical/electrical engineering.

• Preferably Government Certificate of Competence (GCC) Factories.

• Ideally one year maintenance management and/or project engineering work experience.

• Experience with plant maintenance programs.

• Experience in PLC controlled equipment.

• Working knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 18001 as well as applicable laws.

• Ability to develop solutions to non-standard problems.

The key responsibilities are:

• To effectively execute maintenance of equipment on site so as to ensure optimum availability of the plant/equipment to meet production deadlines.

• To investigate plant breakdowns, determine root cause(s) and develop appropriate corrective action whilst developing further appropriate action to prevent a possible recurrence and to identify technically correct solutions to non-standard problems.

• To facilitate that capacity and availability of plant is at the required level in order to produce

• the forecasted quantities at acceptable quality levels, whilst maintaining safety levels and

Technically correct plant procedures.

• To prepare engineering specifications for projects and to manage these to completion as guided by the site engineer.

• To maintain effective communication with other site departments in order to ensure a safe

Working environment and safe working methods in order to minimize potential toxic, fire risks and injuries to personnel.

Candidates without the above required qualifications will unfortunately not be considered for the position.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 718 2245. You can also contact Chanel or Jessica on 011 234 6868/9.

Please include main certificates and copy of ID. Correspondence will only be conducted to short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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