Henkel Engineering Intern- Mechanical Jobs in South Africa

Henkel Engineering Intern- Mechanical Jobs in South Africa

At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Regular inspection and maintenance of overall mechanical and electrical equipment on site.
  • Upgrading of equipment to meet legislative - and Henkel safety measures
  • Ensuring compliance of plant tools and equipment
  • Auditing and compiling routine maintenance program to ensure the faults/observations are addressed
  • Participate and contribute towards Risk
  • Assessment providing Safety Process Engineering solutions
  • Active participation and attendance of staff - and safety meetings
  • Reporting and action timeously on incidents relating to Engineering department.
    5S administrator in the engineering department, ensuring 5S methodology is upheld and good housekeeping is achieved.
  • Evaluating Preventative Maintenance program for effectiveness.
  • Audit and record preventative maintenance program.
  • Keep management team abreast on the status of preventative measures and engineering action plans.
  • Working closely with
    manager, supervisors and staff across all levels and departments within the organization to ensure effective problems solving and communication
  • Liaising with Quality Manager and engineering department on ISO standards.
  • Cost Control: Assist with sourcing and costing of repairs to ensure optimum pricing.
    Administer projects that involved engineering input.
  • Record keeping of maintenance plans, including training of equipment users, to minimize downtime and increase asset utilization and process improvement.
  • Involved in design, optimizing and commission of new equipment and processed
    General administration e.g. Leave forms, plant board, action registers, jobcard system.
  • Ensure job card system is adhered and up to date.
  • Project manage and lead improvement initiatives & plant equipment upgrades within agreed timeframe and budget.
  • Complete Engineering department monthly report.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering is required.
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
  • Methodical, thorough, meticulous with numbers.
  • Good knowledge of Autocad (2D/3D) and MS Project.
  • Above average literacy, numeracy and computer literacy.
  • Able to work under pressure.
  • Able to work independently and within a team.
  • High attention to details.

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 10th October 2019

    For more information and job application details, see; Henkel Engineering Intern- Mechanical Jobs in South Africa

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