South Africa

Recent graduates

Through our NEXTGEN program, we focus our efforts on developing graduates and VIEs.

  • This is a 12- to 24-month structured development program for South African graduate students and European VIEs
  • The program is structured to enable to help participant to gain work experience, knowledge and skills and to support them in their learning
  • Our objective: to develop the future talent pool for South Africa and Faurecia globally

The NEXTGEN Graduate Program was incepted two years ago with the initial appointment of 10 Graduates at FCM Cape Town , the program has subsequently been rolled out to all plants with a current Graduate compliment of 40 graduates and 10 VIEs across all departments at both plant and country level. 

Requirements:

  •  South African Citizen;
  • Graduate or Diplomates in the fields of Engineering, Logistics, Mechatronics, Procurement, Quality, Maintenance, Electrical Engineering, Operations & Supply Chain Management or HR & Finance;
  • Strong academic record (minimum 65-70% average with distinctions);
  • Exceptional competence in logical/abstract reasoning, numeracy, interpersonal communication, achievement orientation, teamwork, initiative and ability to work under pressure;
  • Passion for the automotive industry


 Benefits - Faurecia‚Äôs Employee Value Proposition includes but is not limited to:

  • 12 months of on-the-job training in your area of specialization;
  • Potential for international work experience based on existing employment opportunities;
  • Individual Development Plans;
  • Structured Mentorship by leading professionals in your field of study;
  • Exclusive networking opportunities.

 
Application process:

  • Submit your CV together with your academic transcripts to YoungGradsCPT@faurecia.com
  • Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview;
  • Assessment will be completed;
  • Your will be presented with an offer to join the program in the following year.

 
With all these benefits and an opportunity to grow in a dynamic multicultural environment, what are you waiting for?
 
LAUNCH YOUR CAREER WITH US BY MAKING A DECISION TODAY!

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Students

In South Africa, Faurecia offers final year students the opportunity to discover the automotive industry and its various jobs through in service training.

Program requirements:

  • South African citizen;
  • You must be a FINAL year student completing your degree/BTech diploma in Engineering, Logistics, Mechatronics, Procurement, Quality, Maintenance, Electrical Engineering, Operations & Supply Chain Management or HR & Finance;
  • Strong academic record (minimum 65-70% average with at least 2 distinctions across qualification);
  • Exceptional competence in logical/abstract reasoning, numeracy, interpersonal communication, achievement orientation, teamwork, initiative and ability to work under pressure;
  • Passion for the automotive industry