Overview

Graduate/Intern Mechatronics Engineer – Paarl, Western Cape – Ref: 1203358 Job in Cape Town, Western Cape at Enshrine Placements –

Our client is a supplier and manufacturer of large machinery for the food and beverage industry globally. Situated in the beautiful Cape Winelands, this company offers a great start to your career as a Mechatronic graduate or intern. If this catches your eye, then please read further.

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, practical, hands-on graduate Mechatronics Engineer. Essentially the company would be looking for recent graduates or junior mechatronics engineers with a couple of years of experience, but would also consider an electrical engineer.

Demonstrated ability to take a leading role in everything electrical from design to fully operational, PLCs to servo drives; of sophisticated machines in this expanding company. Good understanding of thermodynamics. Previous exposure to the following would be advantageous: Siemens / Allan Bradley PLCs and software; servo drives and machine electrics design.

Position details:

Type: Permanent, full time.
Travel requirements: Must be willing to travel extensively for work both locally and internationally
Job description / core competencies:

  • The primary responsibilities would include:
  • Electrical and Electro-mechanical Design
  • Design control systems (PLC programming)
  • Produce drawings for manufacturing
  • Supervision of implementation
  • Installation and commissioning
  • Provide on-site training to customers.

Location (country, city): Paarl, Western Cape

Job Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

The successful candidate must have:

  • BEng or BSC Mechatronics Engineering degree
  • Recently graduated with 0 – 3 years work experience
  • Good understanding of thermodynamics
  • Be an innovative, practical, self-motivated person
  • Strong personality and exceptional interpersonal skills, in order to deal with customers
  • Demonstrated ability to take a leading role in everything electrical from design to fully operational, PLCs to Servo drives; of sophisticated machines in this expanding company
  • Must be willing to travel extensively for work both locally and internationally

Previous exposure to the below would be advantageous:

  • Siemens / Allan Bradley PLCs and software
  • Servo drives
  • Machine electrics design.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have a BEng or BSC Mechatronics Engineering degree?
  • Do you have a good understanding of thermodynamics?
  • Are you willing to travel extensively for work both locally and internationally

Education:

Experience:

  • Recently graduated: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Siemens: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Allan Bradley PLCs: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Machine electrics design: 1 year (Preferred)

About the Company

Company: Enshrine Placements –

Company Location:  Cape Town, Western Cape

Estimated Salary:

About Enshrine Placements -