Logistics Engineer



Advert ID



Grand Island

Job Type




Salary Range

USD70000.00-95000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Minnesota Engineering - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435



Job Description

We are actively seeking a Logistics Engineer to join our team in Grand Island, NE. Reporting to the Logistics team, this position supports logistics World Class Manufacturing activities, define processes & procedures for lean replenishment and complete layout of logistics areas. They are the subject matter expert on lean manufacturing techniques and production systems in relation to internal logistics. They serve as a change agent to challenge the existing processes in place at the plant. Provide project management support to kaizen events at the plant level.

Responsibilities Include:

* Work with the WCM plant support to organize kaizen projects. This includes project selection, justification, planning, training, execution, and project reporting.

* Responsible for developing and maintaining standards for WCM Logistics areas.

* Responsible for layout of logistics areas.

* Responsible for defining tugger routes & standards for tugging & picking areas.

* Responsible for working with Central Supply Chain Design team on new part parameters, delivery parameters and packaging standards.

* Work with suppliers to implement lean material flow from suppliers to CNH facilities.

* Involves employees at all levels of the organization and from multiple disciplines to achieve the goals of continuous improvement.

* Serves as a change agent to challenge the existing processes in place. Uses data to communicate and support the opportunities that exist.

* Interfaces with all supporting functions in the plants for the necessary support of the teams.

* Support standardization of procedures & metrics across warehouses supporting manufacturing facilities in NA. Logistics parts flow improvement through use of Value Stream Mapping.

* Parts presentation improvement through innovative JIT delivery and minimal material handling.


* The qualified candidate will have:

* Bachelor's degree - preferably in Logistics Engineering.

* 3 or more years of logistics engineering experience in a manufacturing environment

* High school diploma/GED plus 8 or more years of logistics engineering experience may be considered in lieu of a Bachelor's degree

The ideal candidate will have:

* Broad knowledge of line scheduling, rates of production, machines, tooling, set-ups, unit variations, orders and speeds of operation, capacities, sheets, blueprints, alternative processes.

* Experience in implementing lean material flow with suppliers in a similar industry preferred.

* Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.