Companies That Hire PROCESS Engineers In South Africa

What is a PROCESS Engineer?

Process engineering is the understanding and application of the fundamental principles and laws of nature that allow humans to transform raw material and energy into products that are useful to society, at an industrial level.

Companies That Hire PROCESS Engineers In South Africa

Process Engineer

RPO Recruitment is in search of a skilled Process Engineer to join our client’s team. As a leading recruitment agency, we specialize in matching talented individuals with top companies in various industries. Our client, a prominent manufacturing company, is seeking a Process Engineer to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of their production processes.


  • Develop, implement, and optimize manufacturing processes
  • Analyze data and conduct quality control tests to identify areas for improvement
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and solve production issues
  • Create and maintain standard operating procedures and work instructions
  • Ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations
  • Train and mentor production personnel
  • Participate in process audits and implement corrective actions as needed
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in process engineering


  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Industrial Engineering
  • Prior experience as a Process Engineer in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes and equipment
  • Proficiency in process optimization techniques
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of safety and environmental regulations
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and work under pressure


  • Salary: negotiable
  • Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) (if applicable)

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How much does a process design engineer earn in South Africa?

The average process engineer salary in South Africa is R 576 000 per year or R 295 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 300 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 6 096 000 per year.