Industrial Engineering (P4)

Atlanta, Georgia, United States DHL Express req84592 08/10/2019
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We currently have an opening for an Industrial Engineer. The position helps to plan utilization of facilities, equipment, materials, and personnel to improve efficiency of operations. The role also establishes work measurement programs and analyzes work samples to develop standards for labor utilization. The Industrial Engineer may contribute to the development of budgets and forecasts. 

Key Tasks & Accountabilities

  • Directly involved with pilot projects and implementation/deployment of projects with heavy involvement in US route optimization development.

  • Forecasts facility, vehicle, staffing and/or material handling equipment needs in order to improve cost, utilization, service, and efficiencies. 

  • Establishes work measurement programs and analyzes work samples to develop standards for labor utilization. Will contribute to the development of budgets and forecasts. 

  • Conducts studies to determine the most efficient sequence of operations and workflow by analyzing production costs, process flow charts, and production schedules. 

  • Recommends methods for maximizing the utilization of production facilities and personnel by restructuring job duties, reorganizing work flow, relocating workstations and equipment, and purchasing equipment in adherence with governmental, health, safety, and other regulations. 

  • Prepares cost estimates for proposed projects and evaluates cost factors; recommends changes in each Service Center/Gateway pertaining to cost control, as well as time and motion, work standards, work methods, personnel utilization, service, and quality. 

  • Coordinates routing system changes with airline, hub and ground network in order to optimize service cost. 

  • May monitor and evaluate departmental reporting systems. 

  • Monitors and evaluates each Service Center/Gateway's progress in managing service and cost. 

  • Involvement with Service Provider recommendations and negotiations

  • DHL operational service center operations observations and efficiency designs

Skills & Qualifications

  • Experienced Professional contributor with responsibility for an advanced area of work in the professional field. 

  • Requires BS/BA in related discipline and 2-5 years of experience in related field or MS/MA and generally 2-5 years of experience in related field.

  • Professional certification required in some areas. 

  • Individual must have the ability to perform to a high standard.

  • Ability to interface and drive results with management at all levels

  • Strong computer based skills using programs such as Microsoft Office, SQL and other DHL proprietary systems.

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours

    TBD

  • Business Unit

    DHL Express US

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required

    Yes

  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only

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