Industrial Engineer

  • Nationwide Placement
  • George, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Jul 14, 2017
Permanent Engineering

Job Description

Industrial Engineer

An internationally accredited company in the manufacturing and chemical industry is seeking the expertise of a Lean Engineer

The critical aspects of this role is that the successful candidate will need experience in applying lean techniques (Six Sigma, Lean principle and Kaizen), implementing waste reduction initiatives and experience in formulating value stream maps


  • Analysing the production at the plant in order to identify any inefficiencies and coming up with process improvement solutions through the use of process mapping
  • Implementing operational systems that will increase efficiency in order to bring core attributes of success at the plant
  • Applying world class manufacturing principles to improve business processes within manufacturing and the end to end supply chain
  • Applying root cause analysis tools to identify any problems in production


  • BEng (Industrial Engineering) qualifications is a strict requirement for this role
  • Understanding of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) which is a process to maximize the productivity of equipment
  • Proven and written track record of the implementation of lean (5S)
  • Proven and written track record of the candidate value stream maps
  • Experience in the application of plant layouts
  • Inventory Optimza software experience (very favourable)

Interested candidates who meets above requirement should apply now with your full resume, CV and covering letter to the following fax number: 0862185909

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified;If you do not recieve a response within 14 working days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Job Level


Salary Range

R50 000 - R75 000 per month