SENIOR INDUSTRIAL ENGINEER - LOGISITCS
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The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, Volvo Bus and Volvo Penta. We work cross-functionally and globally to exceed our customer’s expectations and reach the world class manufacturing level. We have exciting work in front of us, and more on the horizon! The automotive world is changing rapidly and to be part of this big change is an exciting movement.
Innovations within transport will reshape the cities of tomorrow. Automated driving, electromobility, and connected vehicles will allow quieter, cleaner, and safer mega-cities to grow and prosper. For us in the Volvo Group, technology means having the aspiration to move forward, constantly working together to continuously improve, fostering an environment for creative/innovative thinking and evolutionary; revolutionary problem solving – all to reach our vision!
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At Mack Trucks, Inc., innovation sparks success! For decades, our name has been synonymous with quality vehicular performance and today, our legendary trucks and premier services continue to garner respect from all corners of the globe. As a leading heavy-duty truck and component manufacturer, customers turn to us not only for our progressive products, but for our reliability. If you share in our commitment to excellence, we invite you to join our dynamic team of professionals.
Are you ready for a meaningful challenge, have a passion for quality, customer satisfaction, and eager to make a difference, we invite you to apply for our Senior Industrial Engineer position. At Mack Trucks, we support our team members in achieving their goals while at the same time helping to make our customers successful. We strive for balance and believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates a competitive advantage. Our people make the difference!
About the Position
As a Senior Industrial Engineer - Logistics you will support production and logistics areas by establishing and maintaining the most efficient logistics processes. You will also be designing the future of the factory by participating in exciting projects we are running. In this journey you will report to the Business Team Leader - Logistics Engineering and be part of a team of about 20 Industrial Engineers.
Main activities and responsibilities for the role:
Design internal and external logistics processes that utilize lean manufacturing concepts
Define strategies to optimize logistics procedures, improve manpower workload balancing, and decrease logistics costs in both factory and warehouse environments
Implement future material handling flows and all supporting physical and electronic processes and documentation inside production factory and warehouse
Create process standardizations, operator expectations, material disbursement routes, and related KPI/PIs supporting Material Availability at Point of Use
Strong data purification and analysis skills; must be able to make data driven decisions and influence
Define and execute assembly station and warehouse layout standards to comply with internal flow strategies
Have an understanding of packaging structure, inventory volumes, and how it impacts supply chain and material handling
Help create a facility that is founded on a Plan for Every Part (PFEP) station layout with just-in-time deliveries, and a two-bin systems
Guiding and mentoring newer team members in the training processes
Minimum Education, Experience, and Skillset
Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, or equivalent required
3-5 years experience required preferably in Logistics, Logistic Engineering and/or Logistics Project Management in an Industrial or Manufacturing Environment in Automotive or related Industry
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong communication, planning, organization and visualization/presentation skills
Greenfield and/or existing factory and process design and implementation experience
Familiar with reading prints or layouts generated by programs such as AutoCAD
Lean manufacturing concepts and principles
Leadership capabilities with the “can do” mindset and strong networking skills
A drive to learn, develop, and contribute to the success of the Logistics Team at Mack
Exceptional skills in time management and organization with the ability to balance and prioritize matters in a fast-paced and demanding environment
Comprehensive health benefits
401 (K) with company match
Aggressive approach to Sustainability
Global organization with expansive career growth opportunities
Volvo Group University for professional and personal development
Workplace health/wellness and reimbursement programs
Culture with a passion for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion