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    Manager, Engineering & Automation

    Hoxton Park, New South Wales, Australia
    Career Level
    Employment Type, Work Type
    Full time
    Publishing Date, ID-Nr.
    , 283883

    Your tasks

    At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to Move.
    We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Manager, Engineering & Automation to join our Contract Logistics team in Sydney. Reporting to the Head of Solutions & Engineering, this role is pivotal in driving our engineering and automation initiatives across the Asia Pacific region.
    Your Role
    As a Manager, Engineering & Automation, you will:
    • Lead and implement engineering projects and automation strategies to enhance our warehousing operations
    • Collaborate with various teams to develop customer-centric, commercially viable solutions using innovative technologies
    • Conduct detailed analysis, simulations, and process optimization, ensuring alignment with our operational standards and business goals
    • Oversee project resources, mentor team members, and ensure project success
    What We're Looking For
    • 8+ years of experience within logistics, warehousing, or 3PL, with a focus on solution design, automation, and process engineering
    • Expertise in logistics automation methods, warehouse solution design, and IT systems
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, and other relevant design tools; experience in CLASS, Sketchup is a plus
    • Strong analytical skills, project management capabilities, and financial acumen
    • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to navigate diverse cultural environments, fostering effective teamwork and collaboration
    • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Logistics Engineering, Automation & Mechatronics Engineering
    Why Work With Us?
    • Be part of a global leader in logistics and supply chain management
    • Engage in challenging, innovative projects with a focus on automation and technology
    • Collaborative and supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth and development
    • Flexible work arrangements
    At DB Schenker, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. If you are passionate about driving innovation and efficiency in logistics, we would love to hear from you.



    Computers and Electronics
    Being part of DB Schenker means you and your family can take advantage of special discounts on a wide range of Computer & Electronic products and services with Apple, Dell, Samsung & LG.

    Novated Leasing
    Novated Leasing is an Employee Benefit designed for Employees of Schenker Australia to buy and own a motor vehicle under a leasing agreement with FleetPartners, our preferred Novated Leasing provider.


    To be considered for this position you must have valid rights to work and live in Australia

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