Logistics Engineer I in Grovetown, GA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Grovetown, GA
  • Duration:
    84 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $30.34/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Are you seeking a long-term opportunity to employ your logistics and warehouse management system experience?  Do you have Lean Six Sigma experience?  Ability to develop layouts of logistics flow and warehouse/distribution space?  If so, then you may be the candidate we are looking for!

Our client, a manufacturer of agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains, and lawn care equipment, is seeking a Logistics Engineer I to work for twenty-one (21) months from 6am to 2:30pm (flexible) in Grovetown, GA.  The Logistics Engineer performs basic product design, testing and/or analysis work for a defined portion of a project.  The Logistics Engineer operates in a team environment, providing input to design solutions and participating in design reviews.  Although the Logistics Engineer develops recommendations within established guidelines, their work and decisions are reviewed by supervisors before implementation.

Job Duties

  • Analyzes assignments and determines engineering specifications which must be fulfilled for routine problems or projects.
  • Applies existing applications to routine problems
  • Applies logistics modeling techniques to address issues with operational process improvement and facility design or layout.
  • Compiles and furnishes necessary information (engineering decisions and reports of pertinent design analyses data) to document the design solution required for building of prototypes and adoption of the design with possible involvement of other functional engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel.
  • Conducts special projects to achieve improved methods, layout, and work-flow
  • Develops layouts of factory logistics flow and warehouse/distribution space
  • Develops specifications for equipment, tools, facility layouts, and material-handling systems
  • Evaluates effectiveness of current or future logistical and material flow processes
  • Executes test or analysis plan for product verification and validation
  • Identifies cost-reduction and process-improvement logistic opportunities
  • Learns and applies company engineering policies and practices
  • Learns company products
  • Prepares logistic strategies and conceptual designs for production facilities
  • Produces and/or evaluates possible design solutions to improve cost, quality and performance based on specialized knowledge of engineering applications.  This may include possible involvement of other functional Engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel.

Required KSAOs

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics/Industrial or Production Engineering and/or suitable experience with logistics processes
  • PC skills in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to develop layouts of logistics flow and warehouse/distribution space
  • Knowledgeable of Warehouse Management Systems
  • Detail Oriented, eager to learn, and strong communication and analytical skills
  • Maintain quality standards set forth by management
  • Safety shoes with internal metatarsal protection
  • Experience with Auto Cad, SAP, and MS Access
  • Operations experience
  • Experience in project management
  • Warehouse management systems

Desired KSAOs

  • 2 or more years of experience

This is an estimated twenty-one (21) month temporary position in Grovetown, GA that is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions.  Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.  

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today!

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.