Logistics Engineer

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Date: 18-Jun-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.

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • 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

 

Education:                                   

Master's Degree in Logistics Engineering or applicable combination of education and experience

                                   

SAP

Rigor for management and procedure application

Team-working and leadership

 

Technical competencies & behavior:

Advanced skills.

Able to convince, to negotiate, and to motivate

 

 

 

Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals.  Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility.  Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs.  Our commitment is to you, the employee. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking.  Make the switch to a new track and join Alstom today! 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.

 

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

 

Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations).  If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom’s Recruiting Department at careers.us@alstom.com (please use “Accommodation Request” as the subject line).  

 

 

 

Job Type: Experienced


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