Industrial Engineer

Deadline: 07 Dec 2022

Career Opportunity

Tropic Knits Ltd, a member of Ciel Textile, is looking for Industrial Engineers. Created in 1986, Tropic Knits Ltd is one of the largest vertically integrated manufacturers of quality jersey garments in the Indian Ocean with a workforce of over 1000 employees.



The primary focus of this position is to ensure that coming orders are well analyzed, are done in advance, new are methods developed, and how the launching of orders can be done more effectively.

What you will be doing:
  • Develop new systems and creative ideas to help improve productivity, efficiency, and quality and the reduce the production cost in makeup
  • Develop and implement new de-skill methods and improve existing ones
  • Implementation of different lean tools (Kanban, Kaizen, 5S, Andon, Gemba, VSM, Visual Mgt)
  • Study product requirements and work with department/sections concerned to define how it should be done
  • Work with the pre-production team and WSO team to ensure all pre-production and preparation processes are done before the launching of bulk production
  • Analyse the new incoming product style together with the technical team to identify which operation can be done differently (Automation and de-skill or new method) to improve the bulk production
  • Continuously look for methods to improve changeover time
  • Analyse the processes and systems in place in the pre-production department to identify opportunities for improvement
  • Design, implement, and/or ensure pre-production dashboards are being updated
  • Improve skill matrix of pre-production team
What are we looking for?
  • Degree holder in Industrial Engineering/Production and Operations Management/Fashion and textile or other related fields
  • Working experience in the Textile industry will be an advantage
  • Very good level of computer literacy
  • Good analytical, problem-solving and numerical skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team

Location: Vacoas, Mauritius.


Closing date: 7th December 2022


If you think that you have the right profile for this position, please send your application to HR Department on


Management reserves the right to call only the best candidates for an interview. If you have not received any communication two weeks after the deadline, feel free to call us.

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