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Home Depot DC ENGINEER - PITTSTON (RLC) in Pittston, Pennsylvania

POSITION PURPOSE

A Supply Chain Engineer supports process improvement and task-out projects for the distribution centers, typically related to cost out and productivity. An Engineer may perform operational analysis, process improvement, facility and capacity planning, and project management. Must be a self starter, detail oriented, able to manage multiple projects, possesses excellent communication skills, works well with a team, interacts with multiple levels and functions within the Supply Chain organization.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

40% Conducts time studies, performs zero base analysis, rate analysis, network analysis, statistical analysis, flow path analysis and related supply chain analysis.

25% Identifies Logistics process improvement opportunities through competitive analysis, and critical thinking. Supports and/or leads cross-functional strategic or process improvement projects.

25% Develops reports and runs ad hoc queries. Identifies, modifies and develops standard operating procedures to streamline operating processes and training opportunities.

10% Provides facility and capacity planning support for distribution and transportation functions in Logistics.

NATURE AND SCOPE

Position reports to the Manager Logistics

No direct responsibility for supervising others.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Environment:

Typically located in a comfortable indoor area. There may

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel 20% to 50% of the time.

Additional Environmental Job Requirements:

Position is located in a Distribution Center environment. There will be frequent periods of standing required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 2 years

Physical Requirements:

Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles. Typically located in a comfortable indoor area. There may be regular exposure to mild physical discomfort from factors such as dust, fumes or odors, temperature extremes, loud noise, strong drafts, or bright lights. Position is located in a Distribution Center environment. There will be frequent periods of standing required.

Additional Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies: Business Analysis: Clarifies and resolves complex business issues by breaking them down into meaningful components to determine root cause and redesigning internal and external business processes.

Business Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents clearly and succinctly across a variety of communication settings and adjusts communi

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