Hydraulic Analysis Design Engineer
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Posted 13 September 2018

Job Details

Job Description


We are a Mining Capital Equipment Supplier that requires a Mechanical Engineer for Hydraulic and Drive system product design & development, with an aspiration of growing within the organization - An innovative, lateral thinker that can get the job done!

Company and Opportunity:

This position offers an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer with an aspiration for hydraulics to work in a highly technical and fast paced environment.


  • Good communication skill
  • Good understanding of MS Office products
  • Proficient with Mechanical and fluid power integration.
  • Pro-active and creative approach with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Must have a good grasp of engineering and design principles
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and good team working skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Own transport



  • 3-4 Years’ experience within a hydraulic engineering design environment
  • Project management abilities
  • Component and system functioning design
  • Producing detailed schematic drawings to assembly line.
  • Providing manufacturing with technical support
  • Able to walk Hydraulic design from concept to assembly
  • Quality assurance consideration

  Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Provide calculated hydraulic engineering design solutions and advice
  • Research and partial Product development.
  • Vehicle Design calculations from first principals.
  • Present Hydraulic schematics as complete designs and ensure that designs are within budget constraints
  • Project documentation e.g. Engineering Change Procedures, Engineering Drawings, etc.
  • Follow through with projects from concept phase through to production and implementation.
  • Constant interaction with other departments.
  • Ensure deadlines are met timeously.