Location: Durban

Our manufacturing client based in Durban is looking for a Development Engineer to join their team.




  • Design new products using 3D and 2D CAE according to company interests.
  • Design jigs and specifying the processes required to manufacture the product.
  • Provide technical support in the fabrication of models based on an approved concept that can be tested.
  • Review the approved concept and deliver specifications and procedures to production.
  • Conduct fitments of prototype and off-tool products.
  • Satisfy customer requirements in terms of product specifications.
  • Recognise product design improvements and document the ECR to ISO standards.
  • Maintain budget and costs during the design process..




  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Draughting.
  • 3-5 years' experience in a similar position.
  • Experience in 2D engineering draughting.
  • Experience within the automotive environment is preferable.
  • CAE software, preferably Catia V5 or SolidWorks experience.
  • Familiar with quality systems, preferably ISO 9001 and IATF16949.

Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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