DC ENGINEER (103008)
Location:
Phoenix, AZ
Posted:
November 14, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Category:
Operations
Reference:
103008
POSITION PURPOSE:
A Supply Chain Engineer supports process improvement and task-out projects for the distribution centers, typically related to cost out and productivity. An Engineer may perform operational analysis, process improvement, facility and capacity planning, and project management. Must be a self starter, detail oriented, able to manage multiple projects, possesses excellent communication skills, works well with a team, interacts with multiple levels and functions within the Supply Chain organization.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • 40% Conducts time studies, performs zero base analysis, rate analysis, network analysis, statistical analysis, flow path analysis and related supply chain analysis.
  • 25% Identifies Logistics process improvement opportunities through competitive analysis, and critical thinking. Supports and/or leads cross-functional strategic or process improvement projects.
  • 25% Develops reports and runs ad hoc queries. Identifies, modifies and develops standard operating procedures to steamline operating processes and training opportunities.
  • 10% Provides facility and capacity planning support for distribution and transportation functions in Logistics.

NATURE AND SCOPE:

  • Position reports to the Manager Logistics
  • No direct responsibility for supervising others.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:


Environment:

Typically located in a comfortable indoor area. There may be regular exposure to mild physical discomfort from factors such as dust, fumes or odors, temperature extremes, loud noise, strong drafts, or bright lights.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel 20% to 50% of the time.

Additional Environmental Job Requirements:

Position is located in a Distribution Center environment. There will be frequent periods of standing required." />
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