1+ months

Distribution Center Senior Industrial Engineer - Cedar Falls, IA

Cedar Falls, IA 50613

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of Americas leading retailers.

At Target, food is life.Soits the mission of our newly integrated Food & Beverage organization to help our guests more easily discover the joy of food. Wethrive ongivingfamiliesnew favoriteways to eat well and cook less, simply and affordably. With curated in-store experiences and a streamlined assortmentdesigned toinspireandsavetime, weunderstandthe importance of food to our guests everyday lifefrom snack duty atsoccerpracticetoimportantfamilygatherings andholidays. Join our centralized Food &Beverage team where youll partner withpeoplefrom literally every area of the business.Here, youll help dream up new ways tooffer our guests areliablywonderful experiencewith thefreshness, selection andvalue they expect and deserve from Target.

A roleinTargetsFood Supply Chain is a chance totrulyserve our guestswithspeed, freshnessand quality.Westrengthen theefficiency of product delivery and partneracross Targets Global Supply Chain to provide the highest quality food products toour guestson time, every time.Here, your role might beextracting business insights from data, solving problem statements,conducting gap analysis andrecommending focus areas for leadership. Or youll be an inventory management resource whosespecializedpoint of viewinformswhat we buy, from whom, how muchand where it needs to go from there.Youll leverage inventory positioning toachieve the best possible productavailability, andestablish and develop great relationships with our vendors to encourage on-timedelivery.Or join our team in a food distribution center where youre on thevery front lines of getting product to the guest as fast as possiblea critical differentiator that keepsTargetguests coming back for more.

As a Senior Industrial Engineer, you will support the implementation and maintenance of the engineering program across warehouse and delivery operations, including, but not limited to; defining Engineered Labor Standards (ELS) updates, process improvement initiatives, system configuration and education of field leadership and team members on engineering functions. You will be responsible for performing onsite audits, performance validations and analytical evaluations of operational activities. You will be responsible for identifying any opportunities for improvement, determine root cause and create and maintain standards. While 50% of your time will be spent on the production floor, youll also work cross-functionally with project stakeholders from conceptual design through execution of project plans related to reengineering and optimization, using standard project management tools (PMI methodology, Lean Six Sigma, etc). Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About You:

  • Four-year degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years experience in Industrial Engineering with demonstrated IE concepts (labor utilization, work flow and layout, process improvement and standardization)
  • Experience with time study methodologies, predetermined time systems (MOST, MTM or MSD), and labor standards
  • Experience with configuration, maintenance and reporting of Labor Management Systems (LMS)
  • Knowledge of engineering optimization methods (Lean, Kaizen, Six Sigma) and standard project management processes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to advocate for and present recommendations to senior leaders
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Strong leadership and conflict management skills
  • Strong ability to identify, define and resolve ambiguous problems
  • Proven experience in collaborating with and influencing cross functional groups across enterprise
  • Ability to manage and adjust multiple priorities in fast-paced environment
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office) and ability to adapt quickly to using digital tools

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.


Posted: 2020-04-27 Expires: 2020-08-22

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