JUNIOR PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TECHNICIAN [MANUFACTURING/R&D]

Location: Durban North

Our client in the manufacturing sector is looking for a Junior Product Development Technician to join their Engineering/R&D team.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Machine, build and test prototypes according to drawing.
  • Optimize componentry to improve effectiveness or efficiencies.
  • Develop and implement new testing systems and procedures.
  • Assist engineering department in resolving product issues or production difficulties.
  • Provide maintenance assistance when required.
  • Maintain workshop and related equipment.
  • Documenting test results.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Matric or N3 Certificate.
  • Fitting & Turning or Tool & Die Making experience.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and material selections.
  • Knowledge of measuring, examining and testing components to specification.
  • Strong analytical and fault-finding skills.
  • Product testing skills.
  • Basic understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics and electronics.
  • Computer Literate.

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

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