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Logistics Technical Specialist

Job ID: 1034865
Career Area: Purchasing & SCM
Job Category: Manufacturing-Supply Chain Management
Location: Sterling Heights, MI
48312, US
Date Posted: December 6, 2018
Brand: FCA Group
Job Overview
The Logistics Technical Specialist is responsible for optimizing the material flow, overseeing container and material display design and engineering. In addition, the Logistics Technical Specialist will optimize inbound logistic networks to reduce transportation and inventory cost while leading, training and implementing Kaizens to improve material flow and reduce non-value added activities.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience implementing lean material flows
  • Ability to perform dock and storage analysis and external logistics set up
  • Excellent organization, written, oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to organize and communicate problem-solving techniques into visual displays and presentations for all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work in small teams with both management and hourly UAW workers
  • Motivated self-starter

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, or Packaging
  • 18 months of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Familiar with World Class Manufacturing, Lean Manufacturing and basic problem solving tools
  • Able to implement Pull systems and Kanban throughout the plant
  • Extremely proficient with Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel
  • Able to perform basic layout work in AutoCAD


Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.

As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.