3 Jan '19
Senior Design Engineer

Engineering & Technical, Western Cape CPT - Northern Suburbs

R 800000

Senior Design Engineer_Pressure Vessels / Heat Exchangers_Our client is a highly certified Pressure Vessel manufacturer. They are a leader in their field and a reputable supplier to the oil, gas, power and transport industries

The Senior Design Engineering will report to the Operations Manager and is responsible for the preparation of detailed, accurate design calculations, specifications and services required for the company's products in compliance with their quality management processes and client specifications

Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Prepare detailed design calculations for all products.
  • Prepare detailed product and material specifications.
  • Approve engineering drawings.
  • Approve all tank type approvals and certification.
  • Provide general engineering advice and support.
  • Manage prototype testing of products.
  • Manage the library of design codes, regulations, specifications and standards.
  • Ensure that all US DOT exemptions required for various products are valid.
  • Ensure that appropriate design software is used.


Required Skills:

  • Computer skills – MS Office – Outlook, Word, Excel, Internet explorer, CAD, PVElite, Nozzle Pro
  • Mathematic skills – To perform calculations necessary to generate detailed designs.
  • Technical skill – Product knowledge and ability to prepare detailed designs.
  • Communicative skill – read, write and communicate in English
  • Organisational skill – To prioritise tasks and manage all design related documentation, folders and standards.



  • A minimum of 10 years’ technical experience in Pressure Vessel Design
  • Working knowledge of Refinery standard specification related to Pressure Vessels and Heat Exchangers


Qualifications / Education:

  • B.Sc Mechanical Engineer or B.Eng Mechanical Engineer
  • Certified PR Eng

Ad Visible Until: 2 February 2019
Ref: JHB000945/VMC

Vacancy Type: Permanent