Structural/Mechanical Designer

An industry-leading company situated in Gauteng is urgently seeking the expertise of an experienced Structural/Mechanical Designer to join their team.

Key requirements:

  • Excellent Organisational Skills
  • Ability to identify issues, obtains relevant information, relate and compare data from different sources, and identify alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of and ability to use effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions and/or reaching conclusions
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; written and verbal
  • Work on a variety of projects in the mining industry ranging from modifications to new facilities.
  • Become familiar with project scope, specifications and design criteria when assigned to a project team.
  • Participate in design reviews with other disciplines to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations.
  • Must be receptive to directions in the preparation of acceptable technical solutions. The Designer must interact well with other disciplines to complete tasks
  • Produce drawings from the given information.
  • Produce drawings with practical safe content.
  • Site measure and inspect items when required.
  • Assist the Section Leader / Coordinator in his duties as and when required.
  • File drawings in a disciplined manner and accordance with Project document management requirements.
  • The preparation of designs, reports, and drawings
  • Ensuring that projects meet legal guidelines, health and safety regulations, and environmental directives.
  • Apply standard drawing parameters: drawing numbers, revisions, material type, size, and dimensions into shop drawings.
  • Develop and review as-built drawings based on field red-line mark-up drawings.
  • Create and maintain a bill of materials


  • Proven Mechanical Design working experience in Bulk Materials Handling Systems
  • 8 to 12 years of design work in Materials handling Systems.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of Bulk Materials Handling Systems within the Mining Sector

Education & certificates:

  • Minimum N6 Technical Drawing or equivalent / National Diploma
  • Qualification/Certification 2
  • Qualification/Certification 3

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to Engineers@hireresolve.za.com

Alternatively, you are welcome to contact or connect with either Ashleigh or Lauren at 0211800844 or 0211800843

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days

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