Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) is the largest automaker in South Africa, manufacturing no fewer than five individual models (Hilux, Fortuner, Corolla, Corolla Quest and Quantum) as well as selected Hino and Dyna models.
In 2016, Toyota invested over R6,1 billion to facilitate production of the all-new Hilux and Fortuner at its Prospecton plant.
FUNCTIONAL OUTPUTSOperate a single process (multiple system e.g.
from pump start-up, start-up mixer, compressor etc.)Conduct fault finding (immediate cause)Identify and report defectsIdentify and report at risks behavioursParticipate in emergency exercisesMaintain quality and safety specificationsConduct BBS observationsParticipate in incident investigationsConduct housekeeping and attend to spillages within shiftConduct basic risk assessmentsTransfer the information on plant status to ensure safe continuous operation (shift hand over)Conduct Asset basic care e.g.
housekeeping, cleaning equipment, lubrication and routine inspectionJOB REQUIREMENTSIn addition to a pre-employment medical examination, some positions may require a physical fitness assessment as part of the normal selection criteriaHandling heavy material (25 kg bags) in chemical plant environmentPlant cleaning and housekeepingDrivers LicenceQualifications : Grade 12 (with Maths, English and Physical Science)NQF2 in Chemical OperationsExperience : 1 year experience as a General Worker or operator in handling of heavy materialsFork lift driving / operations will be added advantageKEY COMPETENCIES REQUIREDLeadershipSelf-
masteryIdentifies personal training and development needs, and incorporates into PDP with group leader's approval.Personal development plan progress / completion.
Functional / TechnicalOperate a single process (multiple system e.g.
from pump start-up, start-up mixer, compressor etc.)Conduct fault finding (immediate cause)Identify and report defectsIdentify and report at risks behaviorsParticipate in emergency exercisesMaintain quality and safety specificationsConduct BBS observationsParticipate in incident investigationsBehavioralWork effectively in a team.
Demonstrates openness to feedback from leader and team.Communicates effectively with peers.Shares knowledgeToyota's heritage in South Africa spans more than 56 years and the company has been the beneficiary of ongoing investment since its manufacturing inception in 1972 when the company started operations at Prospecton near Durban.
Toyota is committed to South Africa by strategically investing in the people, tools and equipment to produce cars and commercial vehicles of world-class standard.