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Sr. Industrial Engineer - Remote Opportunities

Company: Saddle Creek Logistics Services
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Job Description:

Why Work for Saddle Creek?

Saddle Creek Logistics Services succeeds by promoting a diverse, friendly, and respectful teamwork environment. As a vital service provider, we not only make a difference in our community but offer our associates opportunities to enhance their skills, build meaningful careers and end each day with a sense of accomplishment. If you're looking for a family-oriented company that lives by its values and offers competitive pay and benefits, join our team today.

Department: Customer Solutions & Operations Development

Location: --- Campus Location


Saddle Creek is in the logistics business. Over the past 50 years our associates have built Saddle Creek into what it is today by treating each other with respect and working together to succeed. Our people make a difference every day to our clients, to our business, and to each other. The growth and success we've experienced requires smart, dedicated people working in a supportive environment.

Position Description

The Industrial Engineer role allows you to utilize your expert-level technical skills in a warehouse, cross dock, packaging, transportation and omnichannel fulfillment environment. It allows you to utilize your proficiency in project management, Lean Six Sigma, facility layout and design, productivity tracking, and warehouse slotting skills to lead significant warehouse projects and strategic corporate initiatives.


Conduct time studies, business profile analysis and understanding the business from all angles
Create and deliver solutions to the leadership team
Work with the operations' team in the implementation of continuous improvement solutions, and corrective action plans
Accountable for Lean Six Sigma A3 development and support
Ensure cost cutting measures are conducted strategically and effectively for the business, associates and our customers
Optimize Slotting of warehouses using identified systems, tools and processes
Develop and Maintain Best Practices, Standards, and Labor Management Tools
Start-Up support of new customer operations within SCLS' line of businesses



Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or related field
Must possess at least 10 years of experience supporting and implementing logistics processes

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

Be able to travel within the United States to support regional locations. If local to one of our distribution centers, travel will be around 25%.
Expert Level understanding of Distribution and Fulfillment Processes
Experience in Slotting Methodology and Optimization Systems
Familiar with Productivity Measurement Metrics, and LMS (Labor Management Systems)
Be familiar with various WMS (Warehouse Management Systems)
Possess deep knowledge of MHE: Equipment/Rolling Stock, and Automation Systems
Experience in Space Optimization and AutoCAD layouts
Proficient in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD LT
Creativity and strong analytical skills
Excellent communication skills with all levels within the organization and customers
Knowledgeable with project management tools and techniques

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Saddle Creek is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and existing associates and evaluate qualified candidates without regard to race, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, color, religious creed, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex (including pregnancy, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), mental or physical disability, medical condition, military and veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws, governmental regulations and executive orders. View the EEO is the Law poster here. View the EEO is the Law Supplement here. View the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision here. View the E-Verify Posting here.

Saddle Creek is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability to search and apply for a career opportunity, please send an e-mail to Disability.accommodation@sclogistics.com and let us know your contact information and the nature of your request.

Keywords: Saddle Creek Logistics Services, Kansas City , Sr. Industrial Engineer - Remote Opportunities, Engineering , Kansas City, Kansas

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