Industrial Engineer

  • Job Reference: 579525834-2
  • Date Posted: 1 May 2022
  • Recruiter: REHAU Group
  • Location: Leesburg, Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Overview

REHAU is the premium worldwide brand for polymer-based innovations and systems in construction, automotive and industry. You encounter our systems every day, without noticing them. While they may be invisible, their benefit is always tangible. More than 20,000 employees at 170 locations worldwide apply their expertise and innovative capabilities to ensure the continuous growth of our independent privately held company.

People drive REHAU. To us, fostering the development of a diverse group of employees is of central significance. We will advance your career if you are willing to perform and display a readiness to apply yourself. REHAU's Americas Region operations include manufacturing plants, distribution centers and sales offices located across North, Central and South America.

Responsibilities

Industrial Engineer

REHAU Incorporated, a leading international polymer manufacturer, is seeking a Industrial Engineer for our Operations Department at our Regional Headquarters in Leesburg, VA. This position will follow a hybrid work schedule that combines on premise and remote workdays.

Specific job responsibilities for the Industrial Engineer include:

Provide planning and optimization of capacity utilization, inventory levels, and resources
Support cross-location production strategies and operative project management
Collaborative with cross-functional team for plant budgeting and controlling
Monitor and support production performance and cost-saving improvement targets
Coordinate the implementation of new processes and procedures at production facilities in coordination with support departments
Provide controlling of systems master data to support realization of project initiatives and product developments
Support continuous improvement of processes (Lean implementation)

Qualifications

Industrial Engineer

Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or a related field required
Three or more years of relevant experience preferred, ideally in a production environment required
Understanding of LEAN, Six Sigma, and other Continuous Improvement practices a plus
Experience using an ERP System (e.g. SAP)
Strong skills in utilizing Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Team player who works well individually, as well as part of a team
Ability to travel to production facilities on occasion.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

REHAU is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that appreciates and leverages the diversity of our team. We provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, gender, physical or other disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.