The well-known Pratley Company is offering an exciting position in our Product Development Department for a well-rounded, mechanically minded, hands-on and motivated engineer with a degree or diploma in mechanical or industrial engineering.



   New product designs and modifications to existing product designs (Electrical Termination Equipment).

   Production tool drawings and product costing.

   Liaison with testing facilities (SABS and the like).



   Applicants should be extremely competent in SolidWorks (Version 2014 or later) CAD & CAM.

   Must have above average Excel proficiency.

   Should have good mathematical and administrative skills.

   Experience in explosion-protected equipment, toolmaking, CNC machining and/or injection moulding would be advantageous.


Applications by email for attention: R+D Manager Electrical to


Please include the following copies

1. A cover letter, telling us about yourself.

2. A recent head & shoulders photo.

3. Curriculum Vitae with contactable references.

4. Identification Document.

5. Driverís license (if applicable).

6. Matric Certificate.

7. Qualifications (if applicable).

8. Reasons for leaving recent employment.

9. Expected salary.


If you do not receive a reply within 30 days from your application, please consider your application as unsuccessful.