• CEVA Logistics
  • $84,080.00 -119,590.00/year*
  • Bluff City , TN
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time
  • 1424 Mt Holston Rd

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CEVALogistics, one of the worlds leading supply chain companies, designs and implements industry leading solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies. Over 41,000 dedicated employees, working in 17 regional clusters around the globe, deliver operational excellence- to provide viable answers to the most challenging supply chain questions. We operate nationally throughout the U.S. with opportunities throughout the nation. Our North American headquarters are located in Houston, TX.


CEVA offers competitive incentive packages, exceptional benefits and an exceptional culture for career building. Start your career with CEVA and build on our Foundations: Unity, Growth and Excellence. CEVA people are passionate about supply chain management.

Job Purpose

Primary purpose of the role briefly describe in one or two sentences why the job exists:

Support to the site Logistics Engineer in process, automation and material handling systems design and support, labor standards development and maintenance, purchasing/vendor liaison duties. Also carries out assignments from the site engineer supporting customer requests / changes in requirements definition. Carries out project management team assignments in a timely and accurate manner.

Key Accountabilities

Main areas of focus and accountability of the role detail in order of importance the main areas of accountability of the role:

Support distribution process design decisions including required research of equipment and specifications necessary to facilitate project completion and sustaining engineering activities.

Identification of data requirements and/or Data Mining as directed by the site logistics engineer

On-going support and troubleshooting of operations processes , review of documentation and support to training of Operations and management staff as required and/or directed by the site logistics engineer.

As directed, conduct time studies of real-time processes using prescribed tools and techniques (stop watch, Timer Pro, etc.)

Support to Operations and IS&S Project Management Teams as required and directed by the site logistics engineer

Propose and support Lean/Kaizen initiatives and teams

Carry multiple data collection, preparation and stratification assignments as required/directed by the site logistics engineer.

Other duties as required.

Organizational Context

How the role fits into the team, department or business unit (preferably) attach an organization chart which shows manager, peers and direct reports of the role. In addition complete the following detail:

Manager(s) job title Site Logistics Engineer

Number of direct reports 0

Total employees managed 0

Dotted line reports 0

Key Working Relationships

The most significant and most common working relationships relating to the role. Detail the nature of the relationship and the frequency of the interaction:

Site Logistics Engineer:

Overall guidance and support. Work assignments, administrative support; daily/weekly

Project Engineering Manager:

Overall guidance and support. Work assignments, administrative support; daily/weekly

Site General Manager:

Support during mgmt.. reviews, discussions; troubleshooting and root cause analysis; daily-as required

Distribution Operations Managers/Supervisors:

Process and labor standard communication, training and support (troubleshooting); daily- as required

Production Planning and Control:

Process and labor standard communication, training and support (troubleshooting); daily- as required

Site Maintenance Manager/Technicians:

Process and equipment requirements / design-specs communication, training and support (troubleshooting); daily- as required

Project Managers/ Team members:

Data mining and analysis, report development; participation in projects/meetings; execution of project plan requirements; daily/weekly

Customer Representatives (VAMs):

Process design communication; acceptance, design, costing and provisioning of change request analysis. daily to weekly as required

Resource Management

The financial, infrastructure, or people resources managed by the role. Quantify resources wherever possible and detail the impact the role has on these resources:

Foundation & Leadership Competency profile

The competency levels required to undertake the role effectively. Place a cross in the appropriate box for each applicable competency:

Knowledge, Experience & Skills

The knowledge, experience and skills required to undertake the level at a fully competent level:

Education & Qualifications: Associates Degree

Experience: 5 years in Logistics/Distribution environment

Associated topics: business, cost efficient, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, methods engineer, project, sap, supply, supply chain

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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