Junior Project Manager (Electrical) – Johannesburg

  • Permanent
  • Ref #412490VJ
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Project Management - All Engineering Disciplines
Employer Description

Our client is a solutions provider to the electrical and transportation industry.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Support and manage transport business model in the rail and rolling stock sector, grow geographical market and market share within existing and export markets.
  • Manage projects using project management methodologies and interfaces with customers, internal teams, suppliers and management.
  • Implement and ensure business growth adoption of agreed strategy model to ensure business growth in sustainable manner.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key market stakeholders, Transnet, PRASA, Rolling Stock Manufacturers / Repairers, Mines, Contractors and Consultants.
  • Target agreed export markets, identify key role players and build relationships.
  • Management of overseas and local suppliers, production, sites, resources, productivity and costs to ensure recoveries, sales targets and deliverables are met on time and within budget.
  • Participate in establishing the sales and orders budgets. Plan and manage departmental costs.
  • Ensure compliance with all laws including labour law, health and safety, environmental, competition law etc.


  • BSc/BTech Electrical/Electronics Engineering or equivalent.
  • Project Management qualification advantageous


  • 5 years of general railway, rolling stock and train control experience.
  • Experience and understanding of commercial processes and contracts. NEC and FIDIC suites.
  • Knowledge of Transnet, PRASA or State-Owned Companies contract conditions would an advantage.
  • Computer skills, MS Office, Projects, Syspro and related IT requirements.

Salary / Package

R650k - R780K CTC