Industrial Engineer

  • Safair Operations
  • Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Nov 01, 2018
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FlySafair requires the services of an Industrial Engineer that will report to the Head of IT and Innovation and be based in Bonaero Park. 


  • To provide analysis support the business (Operations, airport staff and internal departments), to articulate and prioritise the business requirements of new ideas, projects and/or system changes;
  • To engage in problem analysis and resolution, continuous evaluation of current systems and processes with the objective of creating a unique customer service experience;
  • Evaluate and analyse current process metrics and performance to identify areas requiring improvements;
  • Analyse and identify opportunities to reduce process variation, improve process capabilities and optimize process performance;
  • Develop process improvement initiatives to increase operational efficiency and productivity;
  • Drive change management in a pro-active manner. 


  • BEng Degree, graduate level;
  • Possesses understanding in the areas of mathematical modelling, simulation modelling and optimization;
  • Exhibits confidence and an extensive knowledge of emerging industry practices when solving business problems;
  • Understand organizational requests and based upon them, design and create requirements for elegant solutions that serve the needs of multiple constituencies simultaneously;
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about continuous improvement;
  • He or she will be able to keep their composure in a fast moving, dynamic environment;
  • Problem solving and decision making.


  • Forward thinking;
  • Networking skills;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Ability to work in a team and independently;
  • Interpersonal skills;
  • Deadline driven;
  • Facilitate the deployment of new and changed processes to provide improved results;
  • Develop standard procedures and policies to be followed;
  • Train and guide resources as needed;
  • Work with various teams to reduce process and business variations;
  • Review and update business procedures and documents based on project requirements;
  • Team player with Gladiator spirit! 


  • All external applicants, please apply via our website: 
  • Should no feedback be provided within two (2) weeks from the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate