Production Manager “Barrel Manufacturing”

SFG Engineering Services

Job requirements:

  • B-Eng (mechanical or industrial) degree or similar
  • Work experience in heavy manufacturing environment preferable
  • Self-motivated personality and able to work independently
  • Positive and problem-solving mentality
  • The ability to work under pressure and multi-tasking
  • Willing to work overtime
  • Team player
  • Quick learner
  • Have an interest in trucks and/or heavy transport equipment
  • Have an interest and ability in mechanical design
  • Have 3-D modelling experience.
  • Pro-Engineer/experience will be an advantage
  • Able to travel locally and overseas


Job responsibilities:

  • Design of manufacturing jigs or equipment
  • Engineering and manufacturing drawings
  • Obtaining quotations and ordering of materials necessary for production
  • Scheduling production of tanker barrels and related equipment
  • Management of workforce in the department
  • Quality inspections during the manufacturing process and completion of daily quality reports
  • Scheduling necessary non-destructive testing as required by manufacturing code
  • Providing relevant documentation for data books
  • Compiling of quotations
  • Liaising with customers
  • Keeping abreast of new legislation and ensuring product compliance to applicable design codes and legislation
  • Upkeep of Health and Safety regulations
  • Supervising overtime production on rotating schedule


Specific Requirements/Additional information

  • A market related remuneration package based on experience and qualifications will be negotiated with the successful candidate
  • 15 work¬† days leave
  • Position is offered for a 6-month trial period where after permanent employment will be offered based on performance and abilities of the successful candidate


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