Engineering Manager (GCC Factories) – West Rand (EE pref)

  • Permanent
  • Ref #399312RB
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • West Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Food Industry & Scientific, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a well established and reputable food manufacturer.

Job Description

Reporting to the GM, You will be responsible for:

  • Plant maintenance system
  • Implementation of projects, continuous improvement and compliance to all legislation.
  • Ensure maximum plant availability, efficient operations of equipment and machinery, through the direction of a technical support and procurement team.
  • Implement, oversee, and manage the preventative maintenance system and programmes
  • Responsible and act as the GMR2.1
  • Manage capital projects in conjunction with site management and central Engineering team
  • Manage maintenance budgets, capital project costs, monitor expenses (maintenance, special projects and CAPEX) to be within the budget and continually strive to save costs.
  • Liaise with suppliers, contractors to enable an optimised plant.


  • BEng/BSc/BTech degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Mechatronic Engineering
  • Government Certificate of Competency (GCC Factories) is essential  


  • At least 8 years’ experience in the food manufacturing environment, including plant maintenance and project execution
  • MS office packages (Excel, Projects, PowerPoint), CAD programs and maintenance management system
  • Strong people management skills
  • Strong negotiation skills – experience in drawing up projects, negotiating (price, contracts, or services), writing (proposals setting or changing strategy, factual reports, presentations, procedure or policy documents, training materials)

Salary / Package

R950,000 - R1,350,000 CTC per annum


  • Cell phone Allowance
  • Medical Aid
  • Provident Fund