Director of Engineering

Las Vegas Permanent USD80,000 - USD81,000
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Competitive salary and benefits

About Our Client

We believe that difference sparks brilliance, so we welcome people and ideas from everywhere to join us in stretching what's possible.

At this client, being true to yourself is core to who we are. When each of us brings our individuality to our collective ambition, our creativity is unleashed. This global house of brands was built by unconventional entrepreneurs and unexpected solutions, so when we say we believe in dreams, we mean we believe in making them happen. We're always on a journey to becoming our best, but you can count on this: Here, your voice is valued, your ambitions are supported, and your work is recognized.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

  • Play an active role in supporting and leading the start-up of a new multi-brand, Omni-channel fulfillment center
  • Install, oversee and set strategic goals of the Labor Management System, engineered standards and Performance Team for the facility and alignment with other Fulfillment Centers
  • Hire and develop a diverse Performance Team. Talent development is a primary function of the Director role
  • Establish SOPs for MHE technology and processes by working with the integrator pre and post go-live of the facility
  • Streamline and optimize fulfillment activities across the facility and applying best practices across the US fulfillment network.
  • Support project work related to Global Sustainability objectives, inclusive of identifying new project work.
  • Establish and maintain DC processing and storage capacity models for the Vegas Fulfillment Center.
  • Lead analytical studies in collaboration with operations, targeting continuous process improvement.
  • Establish a strong partnership with all internal customers. This primarily includes DC operations but also includes IT, Maintenance, Finance and other support teams.
  • Provide thought-leadership and innovative ideas to tackle supply chain problems.
  • Manage engineering projects end-to-end.
  • Assist in implementation of a new WM system

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or related engineering/technical discipline preferred.
  • Experience leading teams of professional Engineers in corporate and field environments.
  • 10 years of progressive experience in order fulfillment-related engineering, operations management, financial accounting and process costing.
  • Experience leading teams in project work supporting direct-to-consumer (ecommerce) fulfillment operations.
  • A background in the design, justification, and implementation of large-scale Material Handling Solutions.
  • Direct ownership of capital budgets.
  • Hands-on experience in the development and implementation of Engineered Standards programs and Labor Management tools.
  • Strong knowledge of Industrial Engineering methods, tools and measurements including but not limited to.
  • Strong project management and vendor management skills.
  • Competency in the use of work method measurement tools, information storage and retrieval, databases, spreadsheets and reporting techniques.
  • Hands-on experience with employing lean six sigma concepts within an operation.
  • Experience with new start ups and/or expansion projects a plus.

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and benefits package.

Contact
Bria Forney
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5281947

Job summary

Sector
Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Las Vegas
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Bria Forney
Job Reference
JN-022022-5281947