Posted time 16th August 2023 Location Tshwane (Pretoria) Job type Full-time
  • Salary: R negotiable


An international automotive manufacturing company is looking for a Vehicle Engineering Evaluation Engineer to be based in Pretoria

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Support Production Plant by ensuring vehicles leave the Plant without any Noise, Vibration Harshness /Squeek & Rattle, WAHA, Ride and handling issues
  • Responsible for recommending component design revisions, and support reworks and interim components.
  • Liaise with Suppliers and regional Vehicle Functional Group on constant basis to keep up to date with design and manufacturing best practice.
  • Serve as core member of the VE VRT (Variability Reduction Team), supporting Production, drive Quality and Customer Satisfaction through the Quality Operating System.



  • VFG Engineer for the Vehicle Engineering section.
  • Liaise with IMG & EU VFG Engineers to resolve VE-related issues.
  • Core VRT member, supporting Production, driving Quality and Customer Satisfaction through the Quality Operating System:
    • Lead Reviewing and binning of ECB Warranty claims (on a daily basis).
    • Support Problem Solving process.
    • Rapid implementation of ICA’s & PCA’s & establish Root Cause/s of related Customer issues.
    • Responsible for the maintenance of BSAQ projects.
    • Develop a resolution plan for improvement by analysing external and internal Quality metrics.
  • Liaise with VE VRT teams (from other regions) to support & drive Quality solutions on issues experienced In-Plant and externally on Warranty.
  • Provide feedback/Report out on issues seen at Quality Review meetings, VRT Meetings as required, to improve Manufacturing Quality and Processes.
  • Develop and implement solutions to VE related problems for vehicles after Launch Phase, through design and manufacturing improvements (External Warranty & Internal Data driven).
  • Establish Root Cause and Resolutions of specific customer complaints by assisting CSO/FCSD and Dealers through CMT/QSF processes.
  • Liaise with, and support relevant IMG Engineering functions.
  • Assist New Vehicle Launches as part of the VE Team.
  • Identify, diagnose, and rapidly resolve VE customer and AIMS issues.
  • SPOC for J73 VE related issues (NVH, S&R, Good fuel economy, WAHA, CV, Ride and Handling)
  • Ensure best practice is followed for identification, diagnosis and resolution of all vehicle line issues during launch and mass production
  • Ensure Corporate Health-chart is applied to all current Future Programs and update status.

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Bachelor’s (BSC) Degree / B-Tech Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics with relevant general technical experience.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt / Black Belt certified would be advantageous
  • Minimum 3 year motor vehicle experience in either the Product Development or Manufacturing environments.
  • Proficient in MS Office (especially Excel).
  • Clear and concise communication
  • Presentation skills to Management
  • Proficient in reading, writing and speaking in English
  • Self-starter
  • Team player and ability to lead discussions
  • Attention to detail
  • Innovative
  • Ability to Multi-task
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Tenacity and drive to get the job done
  • Logical and practical thinking


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