Ford Motor Company Profile
Ford Motor Company is a world wide company with a key focus in automotive and mobility fields. As a global company, Ford Motor Company has expanded to several different nations, including South Africa. Since 1923, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa has held a prominent influence in the development of the South African vehicle industry. It was during this period when South Africa was introduced to the concept of Model T cars, which were being manufactured in Port Elizabeth.
As the years go by, Ford is still holding a strong position within the automotive industry in Southern Africa. By manufacturing a line of vehicles that are both stylish and functional at the same time, Ford understands the demands of the general South African public. Whether its vehicles that are cost-friendly, safe, or comfortable to use, Ford know whats best for their users.
About Ford Motor Company Bursaries 2020-2021
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is providing full tuition bursary opportunities for talented South African students who are interested in Ford. FMCSA commits themselves to promoting the skills development of South African individuals, which is in line with the National Government’s vision and mission as well. As part of a scheme to support the economic growth of the country, South African students who are in the final year of their education have a chance to attain a qualification under an FMCSA sponsorship. Upon successful graduation of their studies, they may be eligible to take part in the FMCSA Graduate Trainee programme as well.
If you are a student specializing in the fields of Engineering, Marketing, or Finance, this opportunity is the right one for you. The Graduate Programme will expose you to the real working world of Ford for a total period of 24 months. During this period, awardees will be given training and development opportunities to help them grow as a future employee. While the Graduate Programme does not guarantee permanent employee, they may sign up for employment when there are any available vacancies in Ford.
Ford Motor Company Bursary Requirements
The Ford Motor Company Bursary is the right choice for you if you are interested in pursuing a future career in any of the departments above. However, not everyone can join the bursary programme. While it is a typically open opportunity, only final year students working one their degree are allowed to join this opportunity. Other than that, we kindly suggest you find other bursary programmes that might meet your needs and criteria.
How to Apply Ford Motor Company Bursary 2020-2021
Applications for the Ford Motor Company Bursary are conducted online. To check the availability status of the bursary, you will need to visit the Ford LinkedIn Page. Once you have made sure that the programme is currently accepting applications, all you need to do now is to apply for it on the very same page.
Alternatively, you may send in your applications via e-mail. You will need to download the Official Application Form and fill it in with your personal information. Additionally, there are a couple of documents that you will need to upload as well, such as a complete academic transcript, a valid copy of your Identity Document, your most recent Curriculum Vitae, as well as your results slip. All these will need to be attached alongside your application form (with a file size maximum of 1 MB.)
Send in your application forms and other supporting documents to this provided e-mail address: [email protected]. Make sure that all of the documentation are included – any missing documents will cause your applications to be ineligible and therefore, will not be accepted by the programme. Don’t forget to put in your preferred heading on the Subject Line of your e-mail.
The Subject Line should be one of these headings below:
- Electrical Engineering
- Supply Chain Management
- Human Resources
- Material Planning & Logistics
- Mechanical Engineering
- Customer Service Operations
- Assembly Operations
- Information Technology
- Sales & Service
- Product Development
- Industrial Engineering
Ford Motor Company Contact Address
Simon Vermooten Rd
P.O. BOX 411
Tel: +27 86 001 1022
Email: [email protected]
Source: Ford Motor Company; Author: Larxsati; Editor: Melisa; Picture: ford.co.za.