Ryder System Supply Chain Engineer V in CHICAGO, Illinois
Responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions for current and future operations. Provides coaching/mentorship to other engineers. Provides regular and proactive communications to customers and Ryder Management.
Ideal candidate would have experience in the following:
Warehouse/Distribution Experience in Food & Beverage / Consumer Products Industry
Cooler/Freezer Environment / Distribution
Warehouse Racking Layout Design and Implementation
This position ideally would be based in the Chicagoland area.
Other areas this position could be based:
NOTE: If based in any of the above locations, 60-70% travel is required.
Bachelors degree required in Engineering/Business/Supply Chain or a minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience
Minimum of six years of related experience is required
MBA and/or Industrial Engineering Masters Degree preferred
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred, attainment is required within 12 months
American Production Inventory Control Society (APICS) Certification is preferred
Demonstrated proficiency in: MS Office MS Project and/or Transportation/Warehouse Management Systems (TMS and WMS) and Network analysis tools MS Visio Statistical and/or Transportation Analysis Tools (Minitab, SAS, Matlab, i2, Tmod, ILPS) Mapping analysis tools and/or Simulation, preferred
Collects data and performs statistical analysis Maps and documents processes Independently identifies process gaps; recommends and implements process improvement Applies company methodologies and tools to design distribution and/or transportation operations
Establishes and implements performance measures Conducts Inventory and/or Supply Chain analyses and recommends alternative strategies
Actively supports the sales process and creates high quality solutions and designs
Effectively interacts with customers, Sales, and Operations to create value propositions
Confers with the Engineering and Operations Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions
Manages multiple projects of small and medium size Leads, coaches, and mentors other engineers
Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Requisition ID 2017-37529
Job Locations US - IL - CHICAGO
US - MI - Holland
US - IN - Indianapolis
US - GA - ATLANTA
US - MI - NOVI
Posted Date 2/8/2017
Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management
Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements 50-60%
Position Code 8958