Industrial Engineer - Warehouse & Logistics - Rensselaer, NY | Biospace
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Industrial Engineer - Warehouse & Logistics

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Location:
Rensselaer, NY
Posted Date:
9/24/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
10508BR
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Design, develop, test, and evaluate integrated systems for managing industrial processes within the Warehouse and Logistics department. This will include human work factors, quality control, inventory control, logistics, material flow and production coordination.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
* Develop value stream maps for current and future Warehouse and Logistic processes.
* Establish efficient and effective material flow processes for on-site and off-site movements.
* Design processes to include a focus on the ergonomic safety factors, quality compliance and efficient utilization of resources.
* Design product packaging to ensure product integrity and appeal under varying shipping and storage/display conditions.
* Tests, analyzes, and selects materials for packaging based on durability and cost effectiveness.
* Design transportation and storage equipment to protect raw materials.
* Identify the appropriate process and techniques for handling materials.
* Research new technologies and methods and apply them as appropriate.
* Work closely with suppliers, vendors, and Procurement to improve storage capacity thru packaging variations.
* Design and improve efficient use of 2-8C, -30C, and -80C through better designed storage.
* Train personnel as needed on solutions.

Requirements

Education and Experience:
* Requires a bachelor's degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering or similar field of study with 2+ years of relevant experience supporting a warehouse, distribution or manufacturing environment.
* Preferred Six Sigma Black Belt.
* Has knowledge of commonly-used lean concepts, practices, and procedures within Supply Chain and Distribution.
* Familiar with quality engineering methodologies.
* Strong knowledge of quality standards, production guideines, business process and documents management.
* Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
* cGMP experience would be a plus.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.