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Industrial Engineer -2019 Summer Intern in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Career Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/4/2018

Career Description

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class:

 

Industrial Engineer Intern

Location – Raleigh, NC

Schedule – 40 hours a week, Monday – Friday // May 27 – Aug. 2, 2019

 

Summary
Analyzes work force utilization, work center layout, material flows, production costs, process flow and production requirements to determine the most efficient utilization of personnel and equipment. Assists in the design, evaluation, training, and revision of all work methods, workflow, productivity, job functions, physical layout and equipment.  Assists in the development of Distribution Center and capital budgets.  Works effectively with external resources (consultants and contractors) to ensure collaborative partnerships to meet business requirements.

 

General Job Responsibilities
Lead and perform the analysis, recommendation, and implementation of enhancements to existing work methods flows and processes to increase throughput.
Lead the efforts to develop and design Distribution Center and office area layouts
Lead the collection of data to assist in the development of Distribution Center and capital budgets
Lead the research of technological advance in material handling systems to develop cost effective improvements to operating methods and procedures to support purchase recommendations
Develop daily manpower planning tool for various DC processes to better utilize labor
Constantly evaluate product flow, staging areas, storage space and fulfillment methods for improvement opportunities
Proactively monitor SKU velocity and other salves events to properly slot SKUs for efficient fulfillment. Periodically evaluate opportunities for SKU consolidations and re-warehousing for efficient storage and fulfillment.

 

Career Requirements

Summer 2019 Rising Junior or Senior
Highly developed problem solving and prioritization skills that will be demonstrated by the successful and timely completion of assignments
Demonstrate ability to perform analyses and identify solutions to resolve specific business needs
Detail oriented with good math and statistical skills.
Assist with resolving difficulties and in developing new methods and procedures
Strong Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, AS/400 and PeopleSoft skills, SQL

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.