Minimum qualification: Diploma in Electrical Engineering or equivalent. (Bachelor of Technology - Mechanical (or Mechatronics) Engineering will be an advantage)
Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in electrical and automation design of machinery and plc
Very good knowledge and understanding of Siemens TIA Portal, Step 7 as well as other software packages.
Alternate PLC programming software knowledge will be advantageous. Including Allen Bradley Compact Logix, Delta ISP Soft, B&R Automation Studio, etc.
Knowledge and understanding of electrical CAD packages will be advantageous. Preferably E-plan P8.
Design electrical and automation systems according to prescribed standards.
Produces detailed technical drawings and plc control programs in accordance with acknowledged manufacturing standards.
Provides technical support during building processes, after-sales support, support on imported machines and technical support for customers and technicians on-site.
Cost-to-company package of R300 000 – R400 000, including company benefits such as medical aid and retirement benefits.