Volkswagen: Industrial Engineer

Company Name: Volkswagen

Post: Industrial Engineer

Job Type: Strategic Talent Pool

Location – Town / City: Uitenhage

Type of Position:


What is the Strategic Talent Pool?

Volkswagen Group South Africa is continuously looking for individuals with expertise in the Engineering field.

The aim of the strategic talent pool is to build a database of skilled individuals in the Engineering field.

Please note that there may not currently be positions available and screening will only commence once positions do become available. Individuals will be notified via email once positions become available.

Job Description and Responsibilities:

•Establishing and analysing all manpower needs for existing and new operations
•Providing Production with a quality Industrial Engineering service with regard to:
? Optimum operation and machine loading
? Maintaining an accurate standards base
? Assistance in reducing off-standard performances
•Performing Industrial Engineering-related activities i.e. work measurement and method studies
•Assisting Process Engineering in providing Production with optimum workplace layouts which conform to requirements
•Investigating process-related problems and recommending and implementing improvements to ensure smooth operation of all processes
•Conducting capacity studies for future planning strategies
•Evaluating facilities and services in order to upgrade where necessary
•Be flexible within Industrial Engineering to assist in problem areas, if required

Education and Experience:

•Must possess an Industrial Engineering or equivalent qualification
•A minimum of 2 years Production experience would be advantageous
•Must be computer literate, Microsoft Office Package (Excel advanced & PowerPoint advanced)
•Must have basic engineering design knowledge
•Must be familiar with continuous improvement processes

Skills, Attributes & Other requirements:

•Must be analytical
•Must be pro-active in terms of problem solving
•Must have the ability to communicate well at all levels

How to apply:

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