CNC Machinist Supervisor (Manufacturing) - KZN

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In reporting to the product manager, the successful candidate will oversee all Workshop Activities. Responsible for operating and programming machines and ensuring client satisfaction


  • Company: Engineering Company
  • Location: Richards Bay
  • Date Posted: 10 January 2020
  • Industry: Manufacturing
  • Nationality: South African
  • Salary: Neg. depending on exp.
  • Qualifications: Trade Tested Machinist
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Fabricate CNC programs from ISO and SANS drawings
  • Troubleshoot, program and operate CNC lathes and mills as well as other machinery
  • Manage CNC activities
  • Improve processes to improve productivity
  • Maintain repair records for the workshop
  • Inspect all workshop assets and completed work/projects
  • Direct activities to be completed by workers according to schedule
  • See over the organization and safety of the machine shop at all times
  • Assist with programs and set up data through HMI machine panels
  • Predict any future orders
  • Report back to Management regularly
  • Manufacture components according to drawings
  • Always ensure quality standards are met
  • Minimize cost-impacts
  • Ensure legal requirements are adhered to
  • Follow FSSA rules
  • Ensure client satisfaction

Minimum Requirements

  • Trade Tested Machinist
  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • CNC Machining Certificate advantageous
  • Proficient in Mastercam and Solidworks
  • 5 years’ exp in relevant industry in Managerial position
  • 5S / Lean Six Sigma advantageous
  • Exp with conventional machines, planning, reporting and estimating
  • Repairs on machines
  • Able to read drawings
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

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