US Cold Storage

  • CIT Analyst

    City US-NJ-Camden
    Job ID
    2018-1456
    Type
    Full-Time
    Location Name
    US Cold Storage Inc.
  • Overview

    PRIMARY FUNCTION: Support Continuous Improvement Team in data collection and analysis of warehouse processes, procedures, and best practices in an attempt to drive productivity through KPI metrics, defining automation characteristics, and special customer projects.

    A CIT analyst will be largely responsible for understanding and supporting existing warehouse technology as well as research, financial justification, implementation, and support of potential new industry solutions.  Moreover, the candidate will be involved in training and monitoring these applications through company acquisitions, new facility expansions, and various internal training seminars.

    Responsibilities

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    • Gain an understanding of entire lifecycle of product in USCS Facilities.
    • Become familiar with each warehouse department and their daily responsibilities
    • Utilize USCS proprietary WMS system to pull reports for data analysis
    • Perform basic QA testing on USCS proprietary WMS system
    • Utilize current models and databases to identify facility opportunities.
    • Use Tableau to improve the delivery of current analyses
    • Identify customer specific programs that fit the characteristics for good automation
    • Engage facility management to show labor savings or service improvements with layer picking, pick tunnels and slotting
    • Work with automation team to understand the technologies being implemented
    • Perform financial analysis on new technology
    • Perform CIT assessments at select USCS facilities
    • Perform Lean Rapid Improvement events and assist in developing cost savings
    • Lead the research and implementation of an advanced warehouse optimization tool
    • Create training documentation and provide in person training
    • Bridge communication between system programmers and warehouse management
    • Communicate with analysts throughout the company to address common issues
    • Develop a relationship and ability to communicate with C suite level executives
    • Develop a relationship and ability to communicate with all warehouse level employees
    • Ability to work long hours in a cold environment

    Qualifications

    QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    - Education:                            Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent preferred.

    - Experience:                           Warehouse operational experience, Six Sigma, and excel modeling

    - Specialized Knowledge:       Tableau, Microsoft Access, Informatica, AS400, MS Office, warehouse layout, inventory control, VBA,

    - Special Skills:                       Effective written and oral communication, ability to analyze and solve problems, excellent mathematical skills. Excellent computer skills.

    - Other:                                    Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks.

     

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