Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer
Durpro Workforce Solutions
Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal


Posted 15 July 2021 – Closing Date 19 July 2021

Job Details

Job Description

Mechanical Engineering Degree (BSc or BEng Mechanical Engineering)

BEng Mechanical engineering with 1-year industrial experience

BSc Mechanical engineering recent graduate with industrial experience


  • Maintain all plant and service equipment as per a maintenance schedule and operate a Call-Out System to provide mechanical, electrical and instrumentation support outside of core hours ensuring optimum performance of the production facilities on site
  • Plan and supervise repairs to production equipment and site services to keep downtime to a minimum and implement plant modifications to accommodate changes in process technologies and techniques
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement and seek new ways to improve processes to maximise availability of plant and equipment, in a safe and cost-effective manner
  • Ensure the site maintenance network is operating safely and efficiently according to PSM, SABS, OHS Act and all relevant company, HSE and legislative requirements
  • Follow prescribed safe systems of always working, ensuring adherence to all Company and legislative procedures and requirements
  • Undertake all identified and relevant training requirements to meet Company and legislative standards and undertake training in other related activities to develop multi-skilling capabilities
  • Create and supervise plant preventative maintenance procedures
  • Modifying P&ID’s and completing equipment drawings for new projects
  • Plan routine maintenance of plant equipment and machinery