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Req ID: 52635

Field Engineer II

Professional
  • Company: FedEx Supply Chain
  • Category: Professional
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Worker Sub-Type:
  • Scheduled Weekly Hours:
  • Remote: No
  • Location: Olive Branch, MS 38654, United States

Description

About FedEx Supply Chain

FedEx Supply Chain, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is a leader in the third-party logistics industry offering a diverse service portfolio that enables commerce for businesses. With a proven track record of innovation and operational excellence, FedEx Supply Chain takes a consultative approach to optimize logistics processes, implement innovative technology and drive continuous improvement. By leveraging best practices and the world-renowned FedEx network, FedEx Supply Chain delivers leading solutions that provide flexibility, enable scalability and improve cost-effectiveness for customers. Through more than 11,000 employees, 130 operations and 35 million square feet of warehouse space, FedEx Supply Chain manages nearly 150 million packages and processes 358 million returns each year. For more information, go to supplychain.fedex.com.

 

We Have….

  • A strong FedEx brand consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted employers.
  • A top notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career.
  • An open mind for new ideas and creative methods.
  • A strong compensation and benefits package, including health, vision, dental, 401k with a strong match and much more!
 

General Summary….

The Field Engineer provides engineering plans, analyses, tools, and improvements to field operations. Participates in department projects by identifying process improvements and enhancements.

 

This position will be responsible for…..

  • Project manage and lead the change management program for the facility. Hold weekly meetings and keep an updated project tracker.
  • Serve as point of contact for all customer inquiries regarding change management projects.
  • Perform process and capacity analyses as directed by documenting product, resource and information flow in current operations using tools including value stream maps, process flow diagrams, time and motion studies, and AutoCAD drawings.
  •  Utilizes engineering tools and software to analyze data and validate results. Formulates issues in a logical manner and arrives at a comprehensive result.  
  • Support operations and other engineers with various analyses (what-if analysis, cost analysis, etc..) to help identify potential areas of improvement.  
  • Work to project deliverables and schedules as given by others as well as develop own deliverables and schedules for small scale projects.  
  • Maintain and update AutoCAD layouts.
  • Reviews and compares daily service analysis to previous day activities, develops customized reports for analysis (e.g., root cause analysis) for continuous improvements using engineering principles, and communicates solution(s), operational issue(s), and enhancement(s) to field management.  
  • Prepares cost benefit analysis for technology improvements by conducting detailed quantitative and qualitative analysis to determine the feasibility of purchasing new operations equipment.  
  • Conducts observations and makes recommendations to managers on methods to increase productivity.
  • Trains managers on engineering principles, methods, and procedures. 
  •  Monitors staffing plan and modifies engineering plans to meet productivity goals.  
  • Lead Quality Driven Management events and projects.  
  • Participates in Corporate Engineering department projects.

You might be a great fit if….

Education/Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and 2+ years of relevant experience.
  • In lieu of degree, high school diploma or GED and 4+ years of relevant experience.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, teammates, customers, and the general public.
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Office and other related systems.
  • Experience in an industrial or warehouse operation including demonstrated examples of concept, designing and/or implementing process improvements to safety, quality or productivity metrics.
  • Teamwork skills in resolving problems, discussing issues, and communicating potential solutions and results to wage employees as well as upper management.
  • This position does not offer sponsorship or relocation assistance.
 
Physical/Cognitive Requirements

With or without accommodation:

  • Ability to follow policies and procedures. 
  • Ability to read, write and interpret information. 
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.  
  • Ability to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. 
  • Ability to sit/walk/stand for up to 8 hours per day.   
  • Must possess visual acuity, i.e., close, distance, and color vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. 

FedEx Supply Chain is an equal opportunity employers. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.  The FedEx Supply Chain is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in its application procedures, hiring, and other terms and conditions of employment. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact FSC.TalentAcquisition@fedex.com.
** Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to, market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, education/training and a candidate’s work experience.

Pay Range: 57836.0 (Min) - 83787.0 (Mid) - 109739.0 (Max) Yearly