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Jonker Sailplanes




Production Engineer

Experience Needed:

Experience in the aerospace industry will be an added advantage. Minimum Qualification: - Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field


Requirements: - Production Engineering and Production Planning skills - Analytical Skills and Quality Control skills - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills - Problem-solving and decision-making abilities - Attention to detail and organizational skills

Duties Include:

Scope of Work This is a full-time on-site role for a Production Engineer at Jonker Sailplanes in Potchefstroom. The Production Engineer will be responsible for overseeing day-to-day production operations, ensuring quality control, analysing production data, and developing and implementing production plans. The Production Engineer is to be also responsible for: - Overseeing the industrialisation of new products by actively taking part in the process and tooling design and verification of production data packs - Provide engineering support for production activities to ensure maximum production cutputs - Evaluate current production activities and make recommendations for improvements - Develop operating instructions and equipment specifications for production activities - Liaise between the Manufacturing Department and Engineering Department on new developenents - Provide strategic leadership around continuous improvement - Suggest equipment and process changes resulting in cost reduction or operation enhancement - Provide technical solutions to manufacturing processes and procedures - Creating of technical maintenance and airworthiness documents i.e. Service Bulletins and Technical Notes - Support production planning including Process Flow Analysis, Material Movement and Resource Allocation - Establish safety procedures and measures as well as environmental regulations for employees - Identfy unsafe operations and practices

Additional Info:

Working hours: 07:30 - 16:00 (Monday - Friday, From time to time, it will be required to work outside these hours to meet delivery schedules or as operational planning might require. Closing date:2024 / 05 / 15 Contact person: Chanté Anthomy: 0182931335

Starting Date:

June 3, 2024

Date Created:

April 24, 2024

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