Volvo Group Industrial Engineering -Logistics in Macungie, Pennsylvania

At Mack Trucks, Inc., innovation sparks success! For decades, our name has been synonymous with quality vehicular performance and today, our legendary trucks and premier services continue to garner respect from all corners of the globe. As a leading heavy-duty truck and component manufacturer, customers turn to us not only for our progressive products, but for our reliability. If you share in our commitment to excellence, we invite you to join our dynamic team of professionals.

In this position you will support the design and implementation of future logistics flows and station design. Use lean manufacturing principles to improve material availability at point-of-use and overall process efficiency. your skill.

Core Responsibilities

  • Update Volvo IT systems to reflect flow and station needs

  • Support Flow and PFEP Engineers on day to day tasks

  • Update PFEP and Station Design as necessary

  • Support Lean Manufacturing principles

  • Act as Change agent between the department and operations

  • Monitor and address KPI changes

  • Root Cause material availability discrepancies

  • Work cross functional with outside departments (Safety, Quality, Operations, and Production Engineering) and suppliers to improve or address day to day items

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proficient in navigating and basic operations within computer programs (Excel, Power Point, Word, and Access)

  • Strong communication, planning, and organization skills

  • Familiar with reading prints or layouts generated by programs such as AutoCAD

  • Understanding of core concepts with Volvo Production Systems and/or Lean Manufacturing

  • Familiarity with returnable supplier packaging

  • Ability to work flexible hours (including varying shifts, possible weekends and overtime)

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates. In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

87832BR

Entity

Group Trucks Operations

State/Province

Pennsylvania

City/Town

Macungie

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

07-Nov-2018

Functional Area

Logistics

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran