Home Technologist Vacancies in PEP Parow, Western Cape, South Africa

Full Time

Website PEP

This Job Listing is about PEP in Parow, Western Cape, South Africa 2022

About the job


To provide a quality assurance service to Pep Merchandise department, Supply Chain and Suppliers.


  • Assessment and feedback of concept, pre-production & production samples from suppliers
  • Approvals of the above samples for production
  • Compile technical briefs and safety requirements and assessment there of
  • Assessment , approvalejection of fabric testing reports
  • Attending product workshops and working closely with buyers to provide technical input
  • Communicate changes to overseas suppliers by providing technical patterns/diagrams
  • Development of technical manuals in accordance with Pep’s processes and standards
  • Bulk audit assessments
  • Store visits to assess quality of products delivered
  • Ad hoc duties (as contracted per project)


  • Related tertiary qualifications – three year diploma /degree in Clothing Production Management/ Fashion Design & Patternmaking
  • 2-5 years relevant experience in the industry or retail environment
  • Industry experience (e.g. work experience in a factory) will be an advantage
  • Knowledge of Home hards (ceramics, decor, furniture, kitchen plastic etc) will be a huge advantage
  • Strong commercial eye to identify fit for purpose
  • Exposure to in-house systems (e.g. Product Life Cycle Management (PLM)) or internet based systems
  • PC Literate: MS Excel (Intermediate)
  • Corel Draw / Illustrator / Google suite would be an advantage
  • Competencies: Confidence and decisiveness; Resourcefulness; Courage; Detail Orientation; Service Orientation; Problem Assessment Building and maintaining relationships; Communication, Negotiation and Influencing, Planning and organizing as well as Stress Tolerance

Company: PEP

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Mid-Senior level 

Job Location: Parow, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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