Compile and manage KPIs for warehouse and material handling operations with relation to programmatic targets. Goals include:
Dramatic reduction in material handling waste
Improvement in labor efficiency
Optimized space utilization
High accuracy part selection
Improved reuse/recycle rates for packaging etc
Perform value-stream analysis to improve factory performance.
Support the development and analysis of factory layout concepts to understand and quantify tradeoffs.
Support advanced trouble-shooting and improvement of existing material flow systems and procedures
Work with Factory Design and Operations to
Optimize shipping and receiving area layouts.
Optimize warehouse configuration and operations.
Optimize material flow aisle locations and sizing.
Quantify cost and operational impact of potential material storage and delivery improvements
Bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Supply Chain Management
8+ years of industrial engineering, material flow management or warehouse management experience preferred; manufacturing, supply chain and/or logistics experience desirable.
Working knowledge of material flow and manufacturing systems
In-depth knowledge of material flow methodologies: sequencing, kitting, repack, etc
Understanding of lean manufacturing concepts
Ability to lead kaizen efforts and solve problems
Strong analytical and organizational skills. Ability to manage several complex projects at the same time.
Experience with AutoCAD 2D modeling is a plus.
Mastery of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio.
Communicates effectively at all organizational levels, both orally and in writing.