PEP: Technologist Graduate Program

Company PEP a division of Pepkor Trading (Pty) Ltd
Reference # techGraduate
Published 04/11/2021
Contract Type Contract
18 Months
Salary Market Related
Location Parow Industria, Western Cape, South Africa
Duration 18 Months

If you are a dynamic, forward thinking and innovative technologist, we have the ideal opportunity for you to join our newly created graduate program.
Are you seeking that special career opportunity? Do you have a passion for product and fabric, have the required technical skills and an eye for detail? Do you see yourself working as part of a cross functional team that is determined to give our customers the most wanted product at desirable prices?

Job Functions Design
Industries Retail

As a Graduate you will be exposed to the following:
Quality Assurance and the role of a product technologist
Product Development end to end
Creation of size charts
Assessment of samples and end to end product flow
Legal requirements regarding labelling and safety
Collaboration and interaction between QA, Design office and Buying
Design office function – Research local and overseas raw material developments in line with key trends of the season/ fabric decision making and fashion trends
Evaluation of fabric against performance standards and approval of test reports
Maintaining of fabric libraries


Be in possession of a Bachelor’s Degree in the fields of Clothing Production, Patternmaking and Fashion Design, 65% average
South African Citizen
18 – 33 Years Old
0 – 1 year working experience
Driver’s licence (advantageous)
Intermediate level of computer skills (Google Suite or Microsoft Office)
Competencies required: Devotion to quality, eye for detail, performing under pressure, persuasiveness, flexibility, initiative, drive, integrity, innovating, service oriented and market orientation.

CLOSING DATE: Monday, 08 November 2021

If you are interested and meet the minimum requirements, please submit your CV, Latest Transcript, Matric Certificate, ID

If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date of this position, please regard your application as being unsuccessful.
PEP strives for equal opportunity in terms of its employment equity guidelines.

Job Closing Date 08/11/2021