Faurecia South Africa: Production Control and Logistics Graduate Programme 2024

Job Summary

Faurecia South Africa is recruiting for the Production Control and Logistics Graduate Programme 2024.

Closing date: 14 March 2024

  • Job title: Production Control and Logistics Graduate Graduate
  • Reports to: PC&L Manager
  • Contract: 12 months contract as part of our Graduate program.

Locations: Uitenhage, South Africa

Job Purpose

The role of a Production Control and Logistics Graduate is to plan and support FES deployment, drive the implementation of PC&L tools and methodologies within a plant and create and implement improvement ideas.

Careerse at Forvia

FORVIA comprises the complementary technology and industrial strengths of Faurecia and HELLA. With over 300 industrial sites and 77 R&D centers, 150,000 people, including more than 35,000 engineers across 40+ countries, FORVIA provides a unique and comprehensive approach to the automotive challenges of today and tomorrow.

FORVIA aims to be a change maker committed to foreseeing and making the mobility transformation happen. Forvia is the place to be!

New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you’re willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be.

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Essential responsibilities and duties

The main missions of the role are:

  • Ensure PC&L methods and tools implementation within a plant
  • Assist Plant with PC&L standards: MIFA, Milk run, levelling, Boards, Pull System, 7 Delivery & Inventory Basics

  • Provide technical support to other functions when needed
  • Train and coach plant employees when necessary
  • Carry out progress workshops, in accord with the plant PC&L manager & the global task force Improvement plan

  • Deploy visual management system in a way to improve reactivity in case of problem (Alert system)
  • Identify and implement best practices
  • Ensure Know-how capitalization and check that standard forms are used
  • Provide traction & visibility on 7 Inventory Basics & ERP data accuracy in task force targeted plants
  • Assist PC&L team with adhoc related task/activities.

Qualifications and Experience

The ideal graduate will have/be:

  • National Diploma / Bachelor’s degree in industrial or supply-chain management
  • Multi-functional & Multi-cultural communication
  • SAP knowledge appreciated, especially MM module
  • Minimum bi-lingual (English + one other languages)
  • Customer orientation / Team spirit / Autonomy
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How to Apply

Faurecia supports the principles embodied in the Employment Equity Act and as such, preference will be given to candidates who will add to the diversity of our organization.  

Interested applicants are to submit a comprehensive CV, coupled with copies of their academic results, qualifications and ID via the online portals on or before 14 March 2024. 

Only applicants who meet the minimum requirements will be considered for an interview.  Should you not meet the minimum requirements or have not have been contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date please consider your application unsuccessful.

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