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Implementation Engineer (3PL) in Lawrenceville at DSV

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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Job Description

DSV - Global transport and logistics
In 1976, ten independent hauliers joined forces and founded DSV in Denmark. Since then, DSV has evolved to become the world's 5th largest supplier of global solutions within transport and logistics. Today, we add value to our customers' entire supply chain by transporting, storing, packaging, re-packaging, processing and clearing all types of goods. We work every day from our many offices in more than 80 countries to ensure a steady supply of goods to production lines, outlets, stores and consumers all over the world. Our reach is global yet our presence is local and close to our customers.  Read more at www.dsv.com


Location: USA > GA > Lawrenceville > Laval Blvd, Ste 100 (Corp) 
Job Posting Title: Implementation Engineer (3PL) - 13002 

SUMMARY

** We are growing - join a great team ** 

The Implementation Engineer is responsible for providing design and execution support for projects tied to new and expanding business implementations in the North American region.  The Implementation Engineer designs the overall facility layout, storage media, and flow paired with appropriate equipment supporting the Concept of Operations.  The detailed design must meet customer and organizational requirements tied to Safety, Quality, and Productivity.  Once approved by the Project Steering Committee, the engineer manages the physical implementation of the design adhering to scope, timeline, and budget requirements set by the Project Manager. 

Position can be based in Georgia, Texas, Illinois, California or New Jersey.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and provide the detailed tasks required for successful implementation to the Project Manager
  • Create up to scale facility layouts.
  • Develop capacity requirement models.
  • Manage implementations.
  • Full understanding of the approved Solutions Model tied to the client’s award of business to DSV Solutions
  • Participation in “Advance Quality Planning” sessions with new clients validating processes, volumes, and other requirements
  • Determine and gain agreement of final design of facility, operating process, equipment type and quantity
  • Partner with key functional groups that are part of implementation (HR, IT, Operations, etc.) to develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and provide data inputs for those groups where required.
  • Provide tools to site team to track and report on established Key Performance Indicators
  • Provide labor planning tool tailored to the client’s business and agreed upon operating processes
  • Identify and procure all necessary capital expense items to support successful launch of operation

OTHER DUTIES

  • Other duties as assigned by management to support special projects, implementations, process improvements, etc.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • As Assigned: May be required to manage others involved in the project, including contractors.

Education and/or Experience

  • Four-year degree is basic requirement (Industrial Engineering preferred)
  • Minimum of 2 – 4 years of job related/relevant experience
  • Minimum of 2 years Logistics/Supply Chain Industry experience

  Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Professional Designations

  • None required        

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

  Computer Skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Vizio
  • Aptitude for AutoCAD and Microsoft Access
  • Knowledge of WMS functionality

  Language Skills

  • English (reading, writing, verbal), Spanish a plus
  • Interpersonal communication and language skills (e.g., listening to others, speaking to others, reading, writing).
  • Communication (facilitation skills and very mature communication skills to be able to communicate to all levels in the organization).

Other

  • Experience dealing with end users, vendors and clients
  • Experience in 3PL environment
  • Travel 35% - 40%

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Six Sigma / Lean Certifications
  • E-commerce experience including starting up small to large volume solutions
  • Experience in warehouse automation applications (Pick to Light, Automated Sortation, Voice Pick, conveyor design, etc.)

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • N/A  

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Typically warehouse work environment but could include manufacturing and transportation locations

DSV is an equal employment opportunity employer.  Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, gender identify, sexual orientation, national origin, liability for military service, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.  If you require special assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with DSV, please contact Human Resources at hr@us.dsv.com. If you are interested in learning the status of your application, please note you will be contacted directly by the appropriate human resources contact person if you are selected for further consideration.  DSV reserves the right to defer or close a vacancy at any time. 


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta