Toys'R'Us, Inc. Director, Industrial Engineering and Facilities in WAYNE, New Jersey

Description

The Director of Industrial Engineering and Facilities is responsible for developing Maintaining and implementing Engineered standards, best methods while supporting the continuous productivity Improvement of the DC/FC network. This person is also responsible for Capital Management and Plant Engineering/Facilities. This role has direct responsibility for the maintenance and asset protection for all centers within our US network. The facilities management team indirectly reports to this person. This role drives best practices, work measurement programs, capital investment in material handling equipment and building systems.

Responsible for maintaining and improving the labor management program for the FC/DC network. o Single point of accountability for holistic labor management program. o Responsible for Engineered standards, Labor management system, best methods, best practices, incentives, policies, procedures and tools. o Responsible for leading the Supply Chain Budgeting process
o Support management in setting productivity and effective performance goals for network. o Provide analysis on business challenges and support projects related to these areas. o Provides performance reporting in terms of productivity. Responsible for Slotting strategies, best methods, reporting & parameter management.

Leads a team to establish, maintain and sustain a center of excellence for Labor management, Facilities Management and Slotting. The COE is inclusive ofeducation, coaching, mentoring leaders within DC/FC network to leverage guiding principles, tools and methods to drive continuous improvement in productivity, safety, equipment maintenance and uptime.
* Establishes best practices internally and externally * Transfers knowledge to the engineering team, management and team members. * Responsible for professional development for all resources part of the IE & Facilities team. * Responsible for both the Labor management and Facilities Management program framework, tools, governance. Responsible for maintaining and improving the Facilities management for the FC/DC network. * Responsible for developing and implementing facilities strategic plans, Internal & external regulatory compliance, and 3rdpart vendor relations. * Single point of accountability for holistic Asset management program. * Responsible for Facility Maintenance standards, Asset management system, best practices, policies, procedures and tools. * Responsible for the annual maintenance capital budget of approximately $10M. o Provides project justification, account management and financial analysis, (return on investment, cost/benefit, capital budgeting) for maintenance. Coordinates with Procurement, Vendors and MEO to successfully create valued purchases and investments for the organization. Supports other projects outside of maintenance for facilities and material handling equipment subject matter expertise. Responsible for maintaining and improving the Facilities management for the FC/DC network. * Responsible for developing and implementing facilities strategic plans, Internal & external regulatory compliance, and 3rdpart vendor relations. * Single point of accountability for holistic Asset management program. * Responsible for Facility Maintenance standards, Asset management system, best practices, policies, procedures and tools. * Responsible for the annual maintenance capital budget of approximately $10M. o Provides project justification, account management and financial analysis, (return on investment, cost/benefit, capital budgeting) for maintenance. Coordinates with Procurement, Vendors and MEO to successfully create valued purchases and investments for the organization. Supports other projects outside of maintenance for facilities and material handling equipment subject matter expertise. Responsible for the uptime and reliability of all facilities management, MHE equipment, sortation and conveyor systems which support the day to day operations. Oversight for Technical Support & Troubleshooting. Publish KPIs and leverages Asset management software as the key tool for day to day performance management of the maintenance departments.

Qualifications

  • Experience as an industrial engineer, mechanical or facilities engineer, operations/business analyst or consultant, preferably with large retailers.
  • Bachelor's degree required in Engineering, logistics, supply chain management or related field.
  • Experience with Labor management systems and engineered standards.
  • Strong distribution background and related facilities experience a plus.
  • Proven skills in management of work teams and projects cross functionally
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills; ability to break a problem or opportunity down into sub-components; identify root causes and drivers; use creative thinking skills in developing alternative solutions.
  • Strong communication skills; develop and articulate (written and verbal) data/process analysis, and alternative solutions. Ability to lead others to a consensus and influence change.
  • Capable of collecting, assimilating and validating relevant business/operating information.
  • Comfortable working in a team environment, displays a customer-focused approach, seeks continuous improvement in serving internal and external customers.
  • Project management experience

Job Function: Logistics
Primary Location: USA-NJ-Wayne
Schedule: Full-time
Organization: Headquarters
Job Type: Standard
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Brand: Toys 'R' US
Req ID: 81614