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Industrial Engineer Internship

The Programme 

To execute specialist Value Management (VM) and Business Improvement projects; To monitor the implementation and use of SAP, Advanced Planning/Scheduling System (APS-PreActor) and Teamcenter (SIEMENS-PLM) in Operations.  Track and report production performance - And implement opportunities for Value / Cost improvements.

What You Will Do 

  • Identify product-, design- and production improvements through detailed analysis and best practice recommendations. 
  • Monitor effective use of SAP, Preactor (APS) and Teamcenter (SIEMENS) - To optimize production planning processes across all RDM sites. 
  • Analyse product portfolios, component cost and procurement spend and support key projects for Value Engineering/Value Analysis. 
  • Accompany developmental projects (also Product Development- and PE projects) and develop value improvements using
  • VM tools - ia Value Stream Mapping, Functional Think Plan etc. 
  • Working with functional leads to increase productivity, reducing operating costs, optimize efficiency on all sites. 
  • Work with VE to communicate, sustain and facilitate the implementation of Value Management, quality- and process improvement thinking/principles. 
  • Evaluate capacity for new production requirements and recommend the most efficient methods, processes, and tooling options  For implementation. 
  • Work within VE teams to act as a change agent (facilitator) to instill Functional Thinking, problem solving and continuous improvement. Develop viable strategies to optimize processes and methods for long term sustainability. 
  • Work with functional leads to develop BIC Shop Floor Management and MES solutions applicable across all sites. 
  • With Process Engineering (PE) - Develop and monitor operations training with proper assessments. 
  • Support Procurement - Work with VE teams to institutionalize Value Chain Improvement process, Supplier Development to improve input costs. 
  • Coordinate and manage special projects as required from time to time.
  • Perform other duties as assigned to insure the success of projects, individuals, and the company. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Qualification: University Degree in B.Eng - Industrial Engineering [or Mechatronics]  or Masters Degree is an advantage. 
  • Experience - And enthusiastic interest in the manufacturing environment. 
  • Proven understanding of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). 
  • Working knowledge of Value Engineering and Manufacturing Operation Management. 
  • Project- and Manufacturing Management experience or exposure. 
  • Advanced analytical skills - and experience in IT environment is important. 
  • Knowledge of SAP, experience / proven insight in Teamcenter(SIEMENS) - Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). 
  • Ability to apply engineering design, - Maths computing knowledge. 
  • Proficient use of CAD = Solid Edge is a bonus. 
  • Excellent ability to effectively present information (competent in report writing, effective presentations, etc.). 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PM, Internet). 
  • Strong planning and administrative skills with highly organized approach. 
  • Interpersonal skills and capability to interact with people at all levels. 
  • Cope well with work pressures, apply efficient practices, and deliver completed work on time. 
Closed 12 days ago
Closed 12 days ago
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Mechatronics

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Western Cape (South

  • Closing Date:27th Nov 2021, 6:00 pm


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