Saturday , September 23 2023

Ross Hiring For – Director Engineering, Network

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Job Description:

The position is responsible for the direction and management of corporate staff and decentralized teams that develop and implement all company driven initiatives including Capital and Network Implementation projects in a high volume mechanized, multi-location distribution and logistics operation

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage in-house resources and outside contractors on projects. Establish and monitor schedules, manage resources, and maintain project budgets to ensure timelines and budgets are met and quality of work is maintained
  • Track project execution to project timelines. Provide regular update reports to Supply Chain leadership, DC Operations leadership or specific internal/external agencies as required on project progress. Maintain documentation on project progress against specifications and project plans
  • Coordinate with in-house operations, engineering, and external vendors and consultants to develop alternative processing capabilities
  • Coordination and communication between contractor project management, IT and Network Strategy on all project and Operations related issues
  • Interface with in-house operations, IT and engineering to identify and deliver projects that will improve the capacity or efficiency of the Distribution Centers
  • Coordinate and communicate to meet project participants expectations
  • Coordinate/Develop commissioning, testing and training plans suitable to startup of a facility or system
  • Participate and drive the design, specification and bid review processes for supply chain strategy projects, including preparation of estimates, funding requests, MHE vendor evaluation and selection
  • Ensure quality of work for facility construction and MHE installation through oversight of project activities, drawing/work review and approval and acceptance testing/punch list validation
  • Identify project risks and issues and make recommendations to Supply Chain leadership on alternative courses of action

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated track record as a successful project manager. Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects at one time.
  • Highly proficient communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Expert in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access. Expert use of databases and other data mining and analysis tools. Strong knowledge and familiarity with SQL, Oracle and WMS is a plus.
  • A high energy, self-motivated individual who can be successful in a fast-paced environment.
  • In-depth knowledge of distribution systems and automation; a thorough understanding of conveyors, controls, and material handling equipment.
  • An excellent communicator, able to effectively lead meetings, conference calls, and drive communication with internal and external constituents.
  • Detailed understanding of OSHA standards and regulations.
  • A highly organized and effective project manager, able to plan, drive and ensure successful execution of major, complex supply chain projects.
  • Detailed knowledge of distribution center processing, merchandise production, planning, scheduling, quality control techniques and managerial accounting.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in facilities/maintenance management a plus
  • 10+ years’ experience in large distribution center or manufacturing environment preferred. Minimum of 5 to 7 years of progressive experience in project management and/or facility operations
  • BS degree in Engineering with a focus in the industrial, mechanical or electrical field and 5 years’ experience in the Controls/Automation field with equivalent experience in the mechanical or electrical field preferred. Minimum of 2 to 5 years related experience.
  • Experience with engineered labor standards and Lean/5S project implementation desired
  • Experience in new distribution center start-up.
  • Upper level management experience in high volume, growth-oriented organization.

Job Details:

Company: Ross

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Perris, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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