Logistics CI Engineer (Supply Chain Engineer) - Alvarado, TX

Alvarado, United States
01 May 2022
Permanent Job

Position

Louis Vuitton is more than a name; we are a world-class manufacturer.  LVUSM operates ateliers in California and Texas where our focus is people, quality, and safety.  We encourage innovators with an entrepreneurial spirit to join our team!

 

 

 Louis Vuitton U.S. Manufacturing, Inc. (LVUSM) in (Alvarado, TX) is currently seeking a Logistics Continuous Improvement Engineer (Supply Chain Engineer) to join our growing Supply Chain & Logistics (SC & L) organization. Under the direction of the Supply Chain and Logistics Director, you will be responsible for implementing and improving processes and flows, particularly in the warehouse department.  In this role, you will implement KPI’s and design dashboards to track performance and identify issues across the Supply Chain.  Joining our team means directly participating in the development of our products, contributing to the achievement of our manufacturing and quality objectives, and thus meeting the needs of the Louis Vuitton client in the United States.

 

Position requirements (knowledge, skills, and abilities) we are seeking, but not limited to:

  • Define and optimize the warehouse layout.
  • Optimize storage surfaces and locations by working with the Purchasing team to deplete obsolete/low running inventory.
  • Improve the logistics processes (receiving, put away, picking, preparations, packing, shipping).
  • Lead Kaizen events within the Supply Chain team (planning, purchasing, etc.).
  • Benchmark and stay up to date on warehousing technology and process updates.
  • Build and optimize management tools (excel files, self-control sheets, workstation sheets, etc.).
  • Ensure the maintenance of organizational schemes for the logistics activity of the workshops (rules, operating procedures, job descriptions, etc.)
  • Seek the optimization of performance on warehouse stations while being vigilant on continuous improvement projects related to safety and ergonomics.

Profile

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management; Operations Management or Industrial Engineering with a focus on Supply Chain. APICS certification is a plus.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a large-scale manufacturing or logistics environment
  • Proven knowledge of concepts in relation to work measurement and the economy of motion including labor utilization. Workflow and layout process improvement and standardization
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles and tools (Value Stream Mapping, reducing waste, etc.)
  • Ability to effectively present information to Sr. Management and other internal and external groups
  • Microsoft Office suite with high proficiency in Excel; experience with Power BI/Tableau is a plus
  • Excellent understanding of ERP & MRP systems.  JDE and SAP experience is highly desired
  • Spanish and French language skills are a plus

 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Medical benefits effective the first of the month following your start date
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Vacation Time
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Sick/Personal Time
  • Employee Discount and access to other LVMH Brand discounts

 

Louis Vuitton is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Louis Vuitton is a company that respects the uniqueness of each employee and offers everyone the means to find their place and prosper. We promote initiatives aimed at supporting professional equality for everyone. We strive to go above and beyond purely symbolic measures by building a culture passionate about meaningful strategies aimed at crafting an inclusive workforce.

 

Reference: LVM16386