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Electrical Design Engineer

Overview

Filmatic Packaging Systems (Pty) Ltd, a leading manufacturer of liquid packaging equipment based in
Paarl, has an opportunity for a dynamic Electrical Design Engineer to join our Engineering team.

Specific Skills
Requirements and skills:
  • Minimum qualification: Diploma in Electrical / Mechatronic Engineering or equivalent. B.Eng / B.Tech will be preferred.
  • Minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in electrical circuit and automation design of machinery and PLC programming.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Siemens TIA Portal, Step 7. Alternate PLC programming software knowledge, including Allen Bradley Compact Logix, Delta ISP Soft, B&R Automation Studio, etc, will be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and understanding of electrical CAD packages will be advantageous. Preferably E-plan P8.
  • Knowledge and understanding of electrical standards.
  • General high level of computer hardware, operating system and communication knowledge.
  • Must be computer literate in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook.
  • Must have the ability to work independently as well as function within a team.
  • Must be able to travel both nationally and internationally.
  • A positive attitude, self-motivated and reliable.
Responsible For
  • Design electrical circuits and automation systems according to prescribed standards.
  • Produces detailed electrical drawings and plc control programs in accordance with acknowledged standards.
  • Electrical commissioning of equipment.
  • Create & update all relevant documentation to “as built” status on completion of the machine.
  • Ensures that electrical and automation control information in the handbook is complete and up to date.
  • Provides technical support during building processes, customer support, support on imported equipment and technical support for technicians on-site.
Job Nature
Full Time
Experience Requirements
1-3