Industrial Engineer - Rolling Stock
Company: Siemens Mobility
Posted on: February 12, 2024
Pioneering in America, from the first mile to the last. This is
what drives us.
For more than 160 years, Siemens has been an integral provider of
infrastructure, electrification, and transportation solutions in
the United States. Automation's impact on the railway industry is
second only to the effects of digitalization. Combine them and the
results are transformative! We work at the leading edge of this
movement, applying our proven expertise in digitalization to rail
infrastructure and automation.
Our innovative solutions deliver greater safety, punctuality,
reliability, and sustainability across the line, all while reducing
costs for mass transit and freight transportation systems. We are
continuously developing new answers for rail automation - often to
questions that haven't been asked yet.
The Industrial Engineer for Warehouse and Logistics has the primary
responsibility to ensure that the Warehouse is set up to utilize
space efficiently including material packaging to support a low
volume, high mix production operation needs utilizing Lean
What you will be doing:
- Preparing standardized work instructions, floor layouts, and
material storage configurations.
- Setting up production material and improve space utilization
through design and implementation of racking systems, flow racks,
component conveyance systems, vertical lift modules, carousel
storage systems, and component sorting systems from small hardware
components to large "rail vehicle" size components.
- Working understanding of material density, reducing SKU
quantities, processes for obsolete inventory, processes for
re-slotting storage locations, seasonal variations, utilizing cube,
creating more storage spaces, decreasing aisle widths, and
increasing pallet storage density.
- Working knowledge and understanding of permitting requirements,
foundation requirements, and other regulatory requirements when
implementing shelving systems, racking systems, and other component
storage configurations or methods.
- Develop a data-based method for forecasting warehouse
configuration changes for components storage on shelves, conveyors,
and pallets based on anticipated new business. (New Product, Shift
of Products, etc.)
- Lead material storage improvements, complex process changes,
and technology changes including developing a core team, assigning
/ reporting to a steering committee, projecting efforts involved
with implementation, and identifying impacts to the business.
- Define and implement a material conveyance system for
production components including supplier to warehouse, warehouse to
production, and supplier to production for manufacturing materials
- Coordinating and communicating technical information to and
from all levels of the organization including vendors, project
managers, production team members, and operations managers.
- Developing department procedures to improve business and
What you will need to be successful:
- 3-5 years of experience working in a warehousing logistics
group to set up upgrade and improve logistics performance within an
- Firm project management skills, including developing project
plans, timelines / schedules, budgets, proposed layouts, resource
requirements, calculating ROI, etc.
- Practical knowledge of the lean toolbox and ability to utilize
lean principles to reduce waste.
- A history of "hands-on" approach to problem solving and
countermeasure implementation within own areas of
- Demonstrated knowledge of the logistics best practices.
- Demonstrated understanding of tooling and equipment for
material handling operations and its impact to safety, accuracy,
quality, throughput, and efficiency.
- Knowledge of different types of bills of materials between
engineering and production.
- A history of driving projects in a very dynamic low volume
start-up production environment.
- BS in Industrial Engineering (or comparable) or 4+ years of
- Some travel may be required.
The salary range for this position in Sacramento, CA is
$96,800-130,700 per year. Salary may be higher or lower based upon
skills and experience.
Why you'll love working for Siemens!
--- 11 paid holidays, 18 days of PTO
--- 401K - 6% company match!
--- Freedom and healthy work-life balance- Health, Dental, Vision
Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits - starting Day 1!
--- Solve the world's most significant problems - Be part of
exciting and innovative projects.
--- Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, pioneering
--- Competitive total rewards package.
--- Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid
for them! Please take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement
program, Mentor Programs, and your development through online
--- Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to
Details regarding our benefits can be found here:
- We stay at the forefront of the rail industry. We continuously
improve, learning directly from those who are doing the work.
- We are optimistic about change and the possibilities it brings:
We welcome programmatic improvements and strategy shifts which will
result in positive results for the world.
- We value our people, and we support their growth and
development: Our people are at the center of our work, and we
support their development by finding their level of potential
development through problem-solving and in collaboration with
- We mean what we say, and we commit to our promises: We follow
through on our commitments with honesty and integrity.
- We do more with less: We are a lean organization serving
customers who are serving communities of people.
- We are principles-based, not rules-based: We make decisions
based on what we believe is best for our people and the communities
we serve as opposed to adhering to a prescriptive set of immovable
- We value diversity and strive to be inclusive in our work, both
for our customer and our team members: We believe in the importance
of investing in employees in alignment with our values and honoring
every individual story and unique path.
Join the growing team at our world-class train manufacturing
facility in Sacramento, CA. Siemens Mobility, Rolling Stock
Division is the North American market leader in the production of
passenger locomotives and coaches, and light rail vehicles.
See links below to learn more about Siemens Mobility:
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