Electrical / Mechatronics Design Engineer (Durbanville)

My client, based in Durbanville, is seeking to employ an Electrical Design Engineer to work here in SA and possibly at their sister company in the USA, who is an industry leader in the manufacture of specialised automobiles.

The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining the bill of materials of their product in order to meet customer requirements. This includes the design, development, verification, validation, production release and support of all components and subsystems.

Qualification required: B Sc / B Eng Degree in Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering (completed)

Experience:  0-2 years’ experience in electrical design

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

o        Prepare Schematic design and Harness drawings of automotive electrical wiring

o        Creating all parts, assemblies and assembly instructions

o        Preparing specifications and DFMEA’s for custom – made and specialty controls; e.g. Instrumentation, Lighting, etc.

o        Software compilation to ensure all customer requirements and functions integrate with the completed product

o        Prepare and maintain bills of materials (BOM’s) \ engineering part lists (EPL’s) and documentation

o        Provide creative and technically feasible solutions for cost savings, service issues, and product improvements.  Provide design solutions for customer work orders and change requests. Interface with materials and purchasing on new part design and sourcing.

o        Interface with Analysis, Test, and Manufacturing Engineering to determine the most effective and economical use of materials and manufacturing processes.

o        Compilation of User and Service manuals

o        Hands-on build of prototype products at Customer facility \ venue


•           Please note the successful candidate must be willing to travel abroad


Please include your salary expectations as well as a detailed CV, relevant certificates, ID in your application and forward to am@helderbergpersonnel.co.za

Unfortunately only short listed candidates will be contacted.