Logistics Engineer

  • Full Time

Transport is at the core of modern society. Imagine using your expertise to shape sustainable transport solutions for the future? If you seek to make a difference on a global scale, working with next-gen technologies and the sharpest collaborative teams, then we could be a perfect match.


About ExcelHer program:  

Are you looking for an opportunity to restart your career?
Do you want to work with an organization that would value your experience no matter when you gained them?
How about working with the best minds in the transportation industry where we need more women power?

We are pleased to launch the ExcelHer program – the career returnship program at Volvo Group in India. The program is for women who have been on a career break for a year or more. This is our step towards empowering women to relaunch their professional journey after their absence from the workplace due to personal commitments. Exciting work assignments have been identified which you can refer in the list below.

The assignments are for a tenure of 9 months. The participant of this program would have access to professional development programs, mentoring assistance by a business leader, apart from the experience of working with people from different functions/technologies/culture.

Go ahead and apply if you find the opportunities in line with your experience and career interest.


Primary Purpose

Logistics engineer position is to manage & lead the implementation of logistics activities related to product and process projects ensuring all activities are aligned with local & global routines, guidelines, and strategies (including VOC, VPS, and PSM methodology).

Key Responsibilities

In-depth knowledge of the logistics process & flow and work towards synchronize physical material flows in the warehouse with Information flow.
Define PFEP and material flow for product and Industrial projects.
Design new layout for Warehouse and Line delivery according to new BOM with new racking requirements & required resources such as manning, equipment, area in line with project deadlines.
Optimise warehouse layout by identifying new racking requirements, manning & equipment.
Design & implement line feeding trollies & kitting trollies.
Create Part Handling Review (PHR) for critical components.
VOC guidelines are understood and followed for any improvement or changes.
Troubleshooting and performing RCA’s and documenting issues
Perform audits from time to time to ensure processes are being adhered.
Identify and understand business problems and provide systematic end to end solutions addressing the business needs.
Promote a safety culture with regular audits individually & cross functionally.
Promote and implement VPS principles and the Volvo Operations Concept guidelines.
Qualifications & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in BE Mech or Industrial engineering preferred.
Strong Microsoft office suite skills required.
Good data  analytical capabilities is must.
Experience working in a manufacturing environment is preferred.
Understanding of logistics systems, processes, lean manufacturing, and Kaizen.
Ability to work within a team environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication.
Identify and report all hazards, incidents, injuries & near misses immediately.
Implement DCN changes at Warehouse & line side.
Ensure key legislative requirements are met and changes to legislation are communicated.
Actively address any health & safety issue identified by team members.
Support team members in implementation of Continuous improvement initiatives & ideas.

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Who we are and what we believe in 
Our focus on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity allows each of us the opportunity to bring our full authentic self to work and thrive by providing a safe and supportive environment, free of harassment and discrimination. We are committed to removing the barriers to entry, which is why we ask that even if you feel you may not meet every qualification on the job description, please apply and let us decide.


Applying to this job offers you the opportunity to join Volvo Group. Every day, across the globe, our trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment, financial services, and solutions make modern life possible. We are almost 100,000 people empowered to shape the future landscape of efficient, safe and sustainable transport solutions. Fulfilling our mission creates countless career opportunities for talents with sharp minds and passion across the group’s leading brands and entities.


Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s manufacturing of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks, as well as engines and transmissions. We also orchestrate the spare parts distribution for Volvo Group’s customers globally and design, operate and optimize logistics and supply chains for all brands. We count 30,000 employees at 30 plants and 50 distribution centers across the globe. Our global footprint offers an opportunity for an international career in a state-of-the-art industrial environment, where continuous improvement is the foundation. As our planet is facing great challenges, we – one of the largest industrial organizations in the world – stand at the forefront of innovation. We are ready to rise to the challenge. Would you like to join us?
Job Category:  Supply Chain & Logistics
Organization:  Group Trucks Operations
Travel Required:  No Travel Required
Requisition ID:  10917

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