A well-established mining equipment company is looking for Junior Project Engineer to join their team.

Salary between R240,000 and R300,000 cost to company per annum (benefits include medical aid and pension)


  • Manage all capital sales machines as individual sales projects:
  • Estimating the cost, selling prices and margins of each sale in line with the sales targets.
  • Managing the scope of supply for each machine, in liaison with the Key Account Managers and forwarding this to the production department for build.
  • Providing feedback on deliveries and specific customer requirements to the Key Accounts Managers and branches for aftermarket support planning.
  • Assist in the development of machine scope of supply and finished design scope according to the customer requirements.
  • Manage unique sales projects, through liaison with design, production, and supply chain.
  • Costing and estimating machine cost, with any impending material increases, optional equipment costs and customer specific requirements.
  • Assisting in the compilation, specifications, application and scope of supply on tenders and RFQ’s.
  • Developing operating cost models, total cost of ownership and predicative operating costs, for local and international sites.
  • Providing recommended spares schedules, and inventory recommendations for the customer and remote warehouse locations.
  • Import and Export logistics with respect to machine movement, shipping, transport, insurance and customs formalities.
  • Developing and maintaining the departments sales and production forecast schedules, including export and regional sales demands via liaison with the Key Account Managers.
  • Engage in feasibility studies and cost modelling of new sales and equipment development, refining concepts, applications, timelines and value propositions.
  • Assist in the development of sales support material.
  • Liaise with OEM partners on imported equipment scope of supply, costs, lead-times, and importation for local sales.
  • Resolve any technical queries with machine supply from OEM partners.
  • Assist in developing and monitoring the sales department budget, and track progress on sales projects.


  • BSc BTech or Dip in Engineering or other technical qualification with project management qualification.
  • Personal Qualities:
  • Sales orientated disposition, with sales support focus.
  • Self-motivated with initiative to action multiple and diverse projects simultaneously.
  • Attention to detail and project close out essential.
  • Communication and report writing skills.
  • Adept knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word and other software.

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Desired Skills:

  • Project Management

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