Ryder System Supply Chain Engineer in Ontario, California

Position Description

Responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions in current and future operations.

• Perform and implement innovative and strategic initiatives involving productivity improvements to create process efficiencies and savings

• Measure progress and impact of continuous improvement initiatives against targets

• Monitor reports and perform periodic validation checks to ensure the network Engineering Standards match the current processes

• Leads best practice sharing across the network

• Lead Kaizen events, Value Stream Mapping events, continuous improvement projects and other activities that execute the sites strategic Transformation Plan resulting in bottom line company savings


  • Bachelors degree required in Engineering/Business/Supply Chain or a minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience

  • Minimum of four years of related experience is required


  • MBA and/or Industrial Engineering Masters Degree preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred, attainment is required within 12 months

  • American Production Inventory Control Society (APICS) Certification is preferred

  • Demonstrated proficiency in: MS Office MS Project and/or AutoCAD, Warehouse Management System (WMS), and Inventory Analyst tools Visio Mapping analysis tools and/or Simulation, preferred


  • Collects data and performs statistical analysis Maps and documents processes

  • Recommends and implements process improvement Redesigns and/or reengineers logistics processes

  • Supports business development and creates efficient designs and solutions

  • Confers with the Engineering and Operations Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions

  • Manages small and medium size projects

  • Assists in the development and delivery of presentations to customers as part of the sales team effort

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-TX-FORT WORTH | US-IN-Frankfort | US-TN-Vonore | US-CA-Ontario | US-IL-CHICAGO

Posted Date 1 month ago

Requisition ID 2017-46078

Category Engineering

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Greater than 60%

Position Code 8957