Head of Engineering (CR300)

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Full Time
  • Post Date: 29 Aug 2019
Job Description

Our client in the Northern Suburbs is actively seeking a Head of Engineering (Project Research Engineer) to define new products and project strategies for the short and long term.


* Maintain ongoing product and/or product (research) management in line with TS new product / product strategy 

* Identify new / existing opportunities with the CEO according to strategy, 

* Select new / existing opportunities with the CEO according to strategy

* Drive project initiatives according to specific mandate,

* Interact with related department(s) (eg. Sales, HR, Production and Engineering) during the course of a new project and/or product research program  

* Conduct commercial and economic feasibility studies in terms of new project(s) / product(s)  

* Conduct technical research and/or analytical tests in terms of new project(s) / product (s)

* Conduct site inspections / customer visits with relation to approved project

* Generating proposed (New) budget(s) and costing(s) of new products and/or projects 

* Submitting all proposals to CEO for final approval 

* Prepare a final project plan for each project, and obtain necessary approval from CEO  

* Ensure that each plan includes scope of project and time line 


* Professionally Qualified Engineer

* 5+ years Project Management experience

* Leading and developing team of engineers

* Mechanical Engineering Bachelors/Master’s Degree


Market Related salary structure

Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR300 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format, your salary expectation and notice period to info@cardosorecruitment.co.za. Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 2 weeks.