Warehouse Engineer

Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
GBP35000 - GBP36000 per annum + benefits
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
13815957/001
Contact
Anil Pattni
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is looking for a graduate calibre logistics professional who has had exposure to working within continuous improvement/solutions/implementations.

Client Details

Leading 3PL provider based in the West Midlands.

Description

The Warehouse Engineer will have the following duties:

  • Meet with high profile clients to initially understand their business profile, spending time with the operational teams to understand workflows, provide a report on their findings and understand future client needs
  • Using business data provided by the client, analyse the data to understand key business metrics such as volumes and growth requirements

  • Perform in depth analysis of the transactional data using iterative techniques determining mapping / allocation and sizing to aid in the concepting phase

  • Produce high quality presentation packs to present to a client, demonstrating analysis used, rationale for equipment selected and to gain approval for the bid proposal

  • Working on multiple bids at a time, at various stages of delivery, ensure that the workload is understand and managed well

  • An extensive knowledge of material handling equipment, its applications and limitations in pallet, case and tote handling, broad knowledge of systems design including WMS / WCS system

  • Highly experienced in identifying winning concepts

  • An excellent communicator with great business acumen who can translate the ideas and solutions identified into a language that the client understands

  • Highly self-motivated team player, that is able to interact with a large group of stakeholders

  • Work under pressure in an environment where task deadlines or approach to a bid can change

Profile

The successful candidate will have 1-3 years experience working in Warehousing in either a PM/CI/Solutions capacity.

Ideally graduate calibre or degree educated.

Job Offer

£35,000 - £37,000 + benefits.