Project Engineer III - Relocation Required
Company: FedEx Supply Chain
Posted on: October 14, 2018
Description:AboutEmployerFedExSupply Chain, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE\: FDX), is a leader in thethird-party logistics industry offering a diverse service portfolio thatenables commerce for businesses. With a proven track record of innovation andoperational excellence, Employer takes a consultative approach tooptimize logistics processes, implement innovative technology and drivecontinuous improvement. By leveraging best practices and the world-renownedFedEx network, Employer delivers leading solutions that provideflexibility, enable scalability and improve cost-effectiveness for customers.Through more than 11,000 employees, 130 operations and 35 million square feetof warehouse space, Employer manages nearly 150 million packages andprocesses 358 million returns each year. For more information, go tosupplychain.fedex.com.--We Have---.A strong FedEx brandconsistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers.A top notch leadership teamwith the experience needed to grow and develop your career.An open mind for new ideasand creative methods.A strong compensation andbenefits package, including health, vision, dental, 401k with a strong matchand much more!General Summary---.The Engineer, Project III will support new business solutions and designs for customers. Incumbent will assess complex data sets to drive facility layouts and optimize the operation. He or she must have a detailed understanding and able to apply project management techniques as it relates to managing technical scopes of work for an integrated project plan.This Position Will Be Responsible For---..Analyze multiple data sets and able to compile results to support new facility layout designAssess inbound, outbound data files for volume profiles and peak concernsAssess inventory files for SKU profile and how it relates to design of systemsAssess slotting profiling of SKU'sLeads translating the data to design a facility layout for medium projects (less than 100,000 Sq Ft)Leads cross-functional teams in the development of process flows through the facility and assess it against volume profiles to understand impacts to operationsLeads the review of customer specifications and understands their impact to new building designsLeads the development of scopes of work for capital purchases from third partiesLeads the development of cost estimates for capital expenses for medium capital projects (less than $1 million)Lead interface with suppliers to ensure on-time delivery and compliance to the design specificationsKey point of contact for capital equipment installation team, sometimes requiring travel to site for commissioning/testing purposesLeads presentations with internal and external customersLeads customer site visits to assess new business opportunities providing technical expertiseAble to balance competing priorities from both internal and external customers.Qualification:You might be a great fit if---Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering or related engineering field required and 4+ years of relevant experience.Familiar with a variety of the concepts, practices, and procedures. Knowledge includes real-world understanding across most areas of the warehouse design and in-depth knowledge of subtleties and risks involved with one or more areas of design lifecycle.Expert analytic and problem solving capacity with large data setsProficient in Microsoft Office applications.Detailed understanding of how to apply project management tools including\: scheduling, risk management, budgeting, procurement, and change orders.The incumbent must have a familiarity with a variety of warehouse business systems, warehouse operation concepts, practices, and processes.Ability to continuously learn and adapt new tools, technologies; even when self-taught.Experienced in Six Sigma, Layout Design, Slotting Tools/Techniques, Simulation, WMS SystemsDetailed understanding and vast experience using 2D and 3D CAD software packages to design warehouse layoutsExcellent written and verbal communication skills.Work efficiently and effectively on concurrent engineering teamsExcels at time managementCustomer service driven.Referrals---If this isn't the job for you perhaps you have a friend who would be a perfect fit! Please send them this link by clicking the--"Share"--icon above or have them apply online by clicking--here--and searching our openings.ADA - Employer will makereasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with DisabilitiesAct of 1990. Reasonable accommodations are available for qualifiedindividuals with disabilities throughout the subsequent application process.Employer is an equal opportunity and affirmativeaction employer.-- Qualified applicants will receive consideration foremployment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex,protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected bylaw. Employer participates in E-Verify.
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