Doosan Bobcat NA
Material Flow Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-ND-Gwinner Map
Posted: 03/26/2020
Closing: 04/25/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Doosan Bobcat NA
Job description

Location : Gwinner

Job Information

The position objective is to develop and implement plans to improve material flow, parts presentation, and delivery processes in alignment with the overall plant strategy. 

Role & Responsibility

Continuous Improvement of Material Delivery Processes

  • Define appropriate materials presentation strategy and replenishment methods. 
  • Coordinate physical set-up of Material Flow layout areas.
  • Establish and monitor metrics relative to material handling issues and drive continuous improvement.
  • Create business cases and work with accounting on allocating resources.
  • Work with BUSCL/ME's on container management for improved line-side presentation and material flow/replenishment signaling.
  • Calculate material handling manpower needs for product lines to include new processes for material tracking and inventory accuracy.

Communication & Education

  • Assist in training personnel on material movement processes.
  • Provide work instruction to 3rd party logistics providers to ensure that material movement processes are fully functional and aligned.

Streamline Material Delivery

  • Design, prototype and implement material delivery options.
  • Incorporate Visual signals into kitting operations.
  • Design and implement an engineered dock door to point of use material handling process, including dock door utilization, transport mode, transport path, line side location, and returns cycle and path.
Job Requirement
  • Knowledge of manufacturing and/or distribution processes, safety practices, quality, total preventative maintenance and facilities layout.
  • Experience with line and process design, material presentation, and visual management tools.
  • Lean Manufacturing - Green Belt preferred.
  • Experience using computer aided design (i.e. AutoCAD), and Oracle/SAP (for transactions related to control cycles, material information, tracking, and movements).
  • Experience using Excel, Access, Word, Power Point, and Project.
  • Excellent communication, team work and problem solving skills.
  • Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering
  • Experience Required: 5>7 years
  • Travel Required: <10%

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Material Flow Engineer