Home Office - USA

Salary Range:$110,000.00 - $130,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director of DC Design for one of the global leaders in supply chain management. With 41,000 employees, 70 million sq ft of warehousing space and 2,300 tractors in 67 countries, provides customer-focused solutions to 165,000 clients in a wide range of manufacturing and retail industries. Services include Supply Chain Optimization, Freight Forwarding, Contract Logistics, Distribution & Express and Road Transport.
The Senior Industrial Engineer – DC Design is responsible for analysis of client data to determine order profiles, storage media application, product slotting, velocity, SKU affinities, and ABC analysis. Assists the sales solutions team’s response to RFPs. Subject matter expert to ensure designs are supported with data and calculations pertaining to material handling equipment, storage media selection, process design and preferred methods of operating. Leads the development of a design package that may include facility layouts, material handling equipment designs, storage media designs, process designs, and slotting and pick path analyses. Manages material handling vendors through schedule, permitting, installation, commissioning & punch lists. Validates all equipment installation, including necessary testing of automated material handling equipment. Develops operational strategies (put-away, waving, picking, zoning, slotting, etc.) and prepares the WMS configuration file with all needed locations slotting/zoning /sequencing/put-away and picking profiles for the facility implementation of new business. Travel: Up to 50%.

Background Required:
  • Minimum 7 years of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Storage technologies
  • Must have strong knowledge of warehouse design, material handling equipment and storage media technologies, pick methodology, work measurement, labor management, slotting, and warehouse value added services (i.e., kitting and price labeling)
  • AutoCAD and SQL software
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Suite (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree (i.e. Industrial Engineering)
  • Location: Remote Office
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • LMS or TMS systems
  • Supervision
  • Advanced Degree –Master’s Degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Analytical (i.e. data collection, analysis, design, recommendation, root cause investigation)
  • Interpreted financial reports, technical procedures, engineering drawings, and governmental regulations
  • Wrote reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
  • Managed multiple projects at one time
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of time

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Associate provided below with your questions.

Practice Leader: Erik Hammer
Warehousing & Distribution

330.664.9400, ext. 143

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