Full time
  • Post Date: October 13, 2023
  • Apply Before: December 31, 2023
Job Description

New vacancy available for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our Pretoria based client’s multidisciplinary engineering team, where you will work in an agile development environment with other hardware engineers and R&D test engineers on multi-year international projects.

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.Eng Mechanical Engineering degree completed within the required 4 year period.
  • 2 Years of mechanical design experience, preferably in an electronics and hardware environment.

Specialised Knowledge, Skills and Experience Preferred:

  • Understanding of thermal design principles and heat flow management within the field of electronics packaging.
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks Flow Simulation (CFD), including thermal simulations.
  • Competence in SolidWorks PDM Administration.
  • Proven capability in configuration management, especially for configurable products.
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks CAD software and experience with SolidWorks PDM (Product Data Management).
  • Strong foundational knowledge of various manufacturing processes, including but not limited to milling, turning, sheet metal fabrication, investment casting, injection moulding, 3D printing and powder coating.
  • Ability to review and create precise 2D manufacturing drawings and assembly instructions. 


  • Our client’s business is shaped by a team of curious minds with different skill sets, working on ground-breaking technology. Developing their people is a key pillar of their culture and they promote a growth mindset at all experience levels.
  • Their employees are empowered to assume further responsibility through a unique mix of opportunities, including: On-the-job training | Mentorship | Skills development and, Assistance with post-graduate studies.
  • They offer challenging careers at the forefront of technology and seek to recruit and develop the most suitable and talented people from a diverse candidate pool. In taking this approach, their employment decisions are based on personal merit, individual qualifications, competence, job requirements and business needs.
  • They work in a relaxed but professional environment, characterised by hard work and plenty of dedication, while still leading a well-balanced life.
  • Their leaders are deeply invested in the success of their people and believe in creating a positive, engaging environment where employees have the support to drive their professional development and reach their full potential.
  • Whatever your passions, they are always seeking innovative and talented people to join our team. 
  • Successful applicants will be contacted within 14 days of applying.
  • Although we endeavour to provide feedback to all applicants, should you not hear from us within 14 days of applying, please accept your application unsuccessful.

To apply: Send detailed CV and full academic transcripts to nadia@letsrecruit.co.za