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Systems Designer

Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Date Posted: 03-21-2018
Systems Designer– Grand Rapids, Michigan

Disher is currently partnering with a growing, global material handling and logistic solutions company in Grand Rapids, Michigan on their need for a Systems Designer. In this role, you will work closely with a team of Systems Designers and Application Engineers in creating order winning material handling solutions. In this role, you will be relied on for your expertise in systems design as you will significantly influence the layout, costing, and presentation of material handling solutions.

What it’s like to work here:
This growing, global company offers a stable work environment where you will have the opportunity to work on cross-functional, collaborative teams. The leadership team at this company has a clear strategic direction and is passionate about seeing their employees grow and develop in their individual career paths. While working here you will also have the opportunity to partner with a variety of Fortune 500 companies.

What you will get to do:
  • Meet with high profile clients to understand their business profile and workflows. You will provide a report on your findings and client needs.
  • Gather key metrics during analysis and determine the best solution for their warehouse.
  • Prepare the solution to meet the needs defined with the technical team.
  • Produce high quality presentation packs to present to clients.
  • Using business data provided by the client, analyze the data to understand key business metrics such as order volume per day, SKU range, and growth requirements.
  • Produce a material flow diagram detailing all system and mechatronic flows to ensure a solution throughput in line with concept and data analysis.
  • Work on multiple bids at a time, at various stages of delivery.
  • Design in sufficient detail to ensure accurate costing.
  • Ensure that solutions meet all relevant regulations and codes of practice.
What will make you successful:
  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline.
  • At least 5 years of material handling system design experience.
  • Advanced use of Excel, MS Project, and AutoCAD.
  • Result oriented and proactive attitude.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 20%.

What’s next?
Apply for this position here: www.disher.com/careers
DISHER is a full-service product development and engineering services firm in East and West Michigan and Indianapolis, Indiana. Our engineering team is highly technical and diversified, serving in a variety of markets including automotive, office furniture, alternative energy, and medical. Our capabilities span from napkin through launch, providing numerous opportunities for us to partner with clients in product and process development, as well as in talent identification and attraction.

Learn about other DISHER opportunities here: http://DISHERdesign.catsone.com/careers
Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. 

Keywords: Material handling, solutions, data analysis, systems design. Layouts. Order volume, SKU.
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