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Rheinmetall in South Africa is searching for new talent.

A job at Rheinmetall Denel Munition is a career made by you, with development opportunities, benefits and a working culture that embraces diversity and curiosity. Whether you’re looking for an internship, graduate opportunities, or a job opening to progress your professional career, at Rheinmetall you can shape your own path as you work with different departments, products and people that drive innovative business growth. Here, you can excel beyond your dreams.

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Who we are

Düsseldorf-based Rheinmetall AG, a listed company, is an integrated technology group and internationally successful company in the markets for environmentally friendly mobility and threat-appropriate security technology. With innovative system solutions for the entire drivetrain and comprehensive lightweight engineering expertise, Rheinmetall Automotive is a world-leading automotive supplier in its branch and as a leading European systems house for army technology, Rheinmetall is a longstanding partner of the armed forces.

Mechadyne International Ltd., based in Kirtlington Oxfordshire, was acquired by Rheinmetall Automotive in July 2012. Mechadyne undertakes research, design and development in the field of advanced variable valve-train technologies for passenger vehicle and heavy duty internal combustion engines with a view to creating greener and more fuel efficient vehicles.

Rheinmetall Defence UK Limited, based in Bristol, was formed in 2009 to establish a presence in the UK defence market. This has included engagement in the Warrior CSP project, DSG sales and the AJAX project, where Rheinmetall fabricates the turret citadel. The business’s focus is now the Challenger 2 LEP project and fulfilling the UK hub function.

Rheinmetall acquired RFEL Ltd., an SME located on the Isle of Wight, in 2009. RFEL is a technology company providing high-specification signal and video processing products to government, defence and security customers. The product range focusses on vehicle situational awareness, long-range surveillance and electronic warfare/cyber applications.

Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles UK Ltd. combines the strong brands of Rheinmetall and MAN and the complementary technological competencies of both partners to form a globally operating systems house. RMMV is thus following the trend towards the joint procurement of logistics and tactical military vehicles, whose protection and mobility properties have become quite similar due to current operating conditions. The product portfolio of Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles includes medium-, high- and extremely high-mobility logistics vehicle systems as well as armoured vehicle systems, armoured transport vehicles, etc.

RTP-UK Ltd. was established by Rheinmetall Technical Publications GmbH in 2008 to develop a UK support business for aerospace and defence projects. Clients include global aerospace companies with local facilities such as Airbus, Safran, Dowty and General Electric as well as support for various Rheinmetall projects internationally.

Rheinmetall and BAE Systems have today launched a new, independent UK-based joint venture for military vehicle design, manufacture and support – known as Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land (RBSL). Headquartered in Telford in the West Midlands, the joint venture will sustain around 450 jobs across the UK and is well positioned for future growth.

Excluded from the Joint Venture are activities of BAE Systems Land UK in the field of weapons and ammunition in Great Britain, as well as the CTAI project with Nexter.

Let’s work together to shape the issues that move people: mobility and security.