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Senior Manager, Industrial Engineering

Date: May 22, 2021

Location: Fort Worth, TX, US, 76120

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Are you ready to take your career to the next level with a growing global company? Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America’s best employers by Forbes. As the Senior Manager, Industrial Engineering, you will travel throughout the US supporting startups developing facility layout and design, labor standards, preparing staffing and efficiency analyses, identifying cost savings opportunities and assisting other programs to support operational implementations. Become a part of our growing, dynamic team and we'll help you develop to a level that will exceed your expectations.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.  

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Hire, train and develop industrial engineering staff; provide technical support and direction to site industrial engineers
  • Develop labor standards, process flow diagrams and job descriptions for both new and existing operations; estimate facility staffing requirements; identify, evaluate and implement productivity improvements
  • Document processes, systems and job descriptions to facilitate operational startups, providing on-site support as required; analyze ongoing costs, providing comparisons to prior cost and price estimates
  • Select the correct model for receipt, put away, picking and packing solutions; identify storage and picking strategy based on product dims and activity levels; convert contract documents and SOW into work instructions and operating procedures
  • Identify facility design requirements based on activity levels, product envelope, product flow, transportation methods, building layout and power requirements; specify material handling and storage equipment solutions, and use of automation where justified
  • Collaborate with IT resources to develop equipment requirements based on activity levels; conduct time study analysis to establish production standards for department processes

 

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 5 years of operations and distribution-related experience
  • Experience in Lean Methodology and AutoCAD
  • Familiarity with Six Sigma practices and principles

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Advanced degree in Industrial Engineering or related field
  • SQL experience
  • Availability to travel up to 75% of the time

 

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

Job Segment: Engineer, Supply Chain Manager, Lean Six Sigma, Logistics, Industrial Engineer, Engineering, Operations, Management