Supply Chain Engineer

Ryder System   •  

Frankfort, IN

Industry: Transportation Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 378 days ago

Position Description

Responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions in current and future operations.


• Perform and implement innovative and strategic initiatives involving productivity improvements to create process efficiencies and savings
• Measure progress and impact of continuous improvement initiatives against targets
• Monitor reports and perform periodic validation checks to ensure the network Engineering Standards match the current processes
• Leads best practice sharing across the network
• Lead Kaizen events, Value Stream Mapping events, continuous improvement projects and other activities that execute the sites strategic Transformation Plan resulting in bottom line company savings



  • Bachelors degreerequired in Engineering/Business/Supply Chain or a minimum of 8years of relevant work experience
  • Minimum of four years of related experience is required


  • MBA and/or IndustrialEngineering Masters Degreepreferred
  • LeanSix Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred, attainment is required within 12months
  • American Production Inventory Control Society (APICS) Certification is preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency in: MS Office MS Project and/or AutoCAD, Warehouse Management System (WMS), and Inventory Analyst tools Visio Mapping analysis tools and/or Simulation, preferred


  • Collects data and performs statistical analysis Maps and documents processes
  • Recommends and implements process improvement Redesigns and/or reengineers logistics processes
  • Supports business development and creates efficient designs and solutions
  • Confers with the Engineering and Operations Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions
  • Manages small and medium size projects
  • Assists in the development and delivery of presentations to customers as part of the sales team effort