Logistics Engineer

Date: 09-Aug-2019

Location: Hornell, NY, United States

Company: Alstom

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.
With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.




  • Define flow and packaging options
  • Develop cost effective packaging solutions
  • Provide packaging and transport solutions that meet the logistics plan required for execution.
  • Collaborate with multiple functions throughout the manufacturing process to include, test, production, logistics, warehouse and project management to meet the quality cost and delivery requirements
  • Communicate and establish relationships with suppliers, manufacturing and customer for cost effective solutions to satisfy the requirements for packing and shipping.
  • Provide ergonomically designed solutions to meet the requirements of the end user of production.
  • Provide packaging design estimates; coordinate the logistics requirements and shipping plan to meet the needs of the project deliverables
  • Support activities to drive cost out of packaging through design by understanding the product value stream and logistics requirements thru the life-cycle of the product
  • Validate packaging designs to assure logistics needs are met and maintained through the project life cycle



Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics Engineering or applicable combination of education and experience



Rigor for management and procedure application

Team-working and leadership


Technical competencies & behavior:

English fluent

Advanced skills.

Able to convince, to negotiate, and to motivate




Alstom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Women and Minorities.  
Alstom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
Alstom is a drug-free workplace.

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