Our client, a global player in the automotive industry is looking for a Supplier Quality graduate to be based at our plant in Port Elizabeth.

Reports to: Purchasing Manager

Contract: 12 months contract as part of our Graduate program


The Supplier Quality graduate works with the Advanced Supplier Quality (ASQ) Engineer to ensure the execution of the Quality requirements and the technical validation of all components on new programs in development (= Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) process), including the follow up of the performance of the suppliers.


The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Proficiency in MS Office Excel, Power Point, Word
  • A first experience in Purchasing or Quality is a strong plus
  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Strong analytical skills and rigor, agile with figures
  • Knowledge of technical drawings
  • Flexibility, accountability, International mind set
  • Able to travel regularly (Cape Town )
  • Results-oriented, committed team-player
  • Willingness to grow in a high pressure environment
  • Available to commence work immediately if successful

Please contact us if you are interested in learning more about the company and would like to see a detailed job spec.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a specialisation in Quality
  • Academic results above 70% in final year whilst maintaining a 60% average over the duration of their studies

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