Summary: Can lead high visibility projects that impact performance within the Cargo operation. Projects involve measuring and analyzing current performance; improving operational efficiency, productivity, and performance; identifying and implementing new processes across business functions; creating business cases to support strategic direction; and facilitating change management activities. Employs advanced contemporary industrial engineering and statistical methods as required to improve operational performance. Identifies areas of opportunity and develops and manages process improvement projects. Conducts extensive data analysis and interpretation to support divisional projects and goals, including the use of process modeling and simulation software. Can effectively communicate complex engineering methods to a non-technical audience. Can mentor student co-ops and less senior engineers. Practices safety conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree or MS in Industrial Engineering is required. Undergraduate degree in related field will be accepted if advanced degree is in either Industrial Engineering, Statistics, Operations Research. MBA accepted if undergrad is in Industrial Engineering. 5+ years work experience required. Advanced degree (MS, PhD, MBA) required. Advanced computer (EXCEL, ACCESS, and other programs), statistical analysis, organizational, written and verbal communication skills are required. Experience using simulation and advanced data analysis tools is required. Understanding of airport operations, technical expertise in benchmarking, six sigma, and the ability to influence without authority and work in a matrix environment is desired. Must be a self starter and be able to work independently with very little instruction or supervision. Must also convey professional image with ability to lead, manage, and communicate to all levels of associates in a team environment. Ability to effectively manage and deliver on many projects at once within strict deadlines is required. Must be performing satisfactorily in current position.