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Launch Engineer

  • Ad Placed : 28 Nov 2019 23:30:30 Affiliate ad
  • Remuneration : PER MONTH
  • Employment Type : Part Time
  • Employment Level : Senior Management
  • Industry :
  • Engineering
    Other Engineering
  • Region : Eastern Cape
  • Company : King Recruitment Solutions

A concern within the automotive industry is seeking a Launch Engineer to join their team on a 6 month contract.

Open position : Launch Engineer
Location : Port Elizabeth
Salary : Market related
Type : 6 month contract position
Working hours : 07:30 - 16:00
Reporting to : Launch Manager

Job requirements :
-Engineering Diploma and or equivalent qualification (T4 / S4 / N6 )
-Minimum 5 years experience in related maintenance, process and production engineering
- Previous experience within the automotive industry is essential
-Exposure to customer liaison essential
-Project Management Skills essential

Duties :
- Assisting the company in all the duties with regards to the efficient development and cost saving production of all company products
- By the involvement of all employees into team work, kaizen activities, quality circles, training programs, and information processes and environment must be initiated and maintained supporting the performance through motivated and quality-conscious personnel
- Ensure the technology / equipment used at the company is of advance process technology available at the most cost effective prices
- Assisting the company in process planning and implementation at the company in close co-operation with the Business Groups standards of the company
- Processes at the company must correspond to the high technical standards of the company regarding stability, quality and economy
- Information gathered out of production is to be considered for continuous improvement of the processes
- Assisting the company in undertaking all efforts to guarantee ongoing as well as future quality of products manufactured.
- Ensure the establishment of all productive and preventative maintenance schedules and the maintenance of these schedules with continuous improvement
- Process layout planning and equipment installation / relocation planning across functional team
- Process capabilities / FMEA’s
- Assist company in undertaking all efforts to guarantee ongoing as well as future quality of products manufactured
- Assist company in the sourcing of suppliers relevant to all products produced at the company
- Submit process requirements / cost for upgrades / new projects, budget approvals and CAR submission / approval to meet PSW readiness
- Ensure that all documentation pertaining to project management and related maintenance system is adequately filed and controlled

Candidates meeting the above criteria are invited to apply for the position by emailing their CV to

No reply within 2 weeks indicates that you have been unsuccessful


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