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Dematic Corp. has an immediate need for a Solution Consultant (Ops Planner) in our Mississauga office. The business title is Material Handling Solutions Consultant - Operations Planner. The ideal candidates should have 8+ years experience working with the application of material handling solutions including mechanical design and machine control with an understanding of warehouse control software and operational considerations. This role involves building customer relationships, setting strategy, developing solutions, and developing financial models to sell “best in class” solutions to Dematic customers.Job Family Specific Responsibilities:- Works on multiple projects, some with assistance from others but often conduct small to mid sized projects without assistance.- Performs analysis of customers' business requirements and develops solutions to meet or exceed customers' needs. Conducts or oversees the development of proposal documents.- Estimates time frames, quality and quantity of resources required to successfully implement very complex project; develops project plan incorporating all project variables.- Conducts periodic status checks with customer and team to assess progress against plan.- Prepares weekly status reports on all project activities.- May develop pre-sales support activities as needed.- Collects data that accurately represents customer requirements.- Accurately, clearly and concisely displays design requirements.- Determines methodology for collecting, analyzing and summarizing data critical to design.- Uses written descriptions, spreadsheets, charts, and material flow diagrams skillfully.- Stay abreast of current / future operating strategies and technologies by attending industry conferences, seminars, etc.- Understands customer's operations thoroughly.- Develops a wide range of concepts that meet or exceed the Design Criteria. Concepts may range from manual to fully automated solutions.- To facilitate concept understanding, uses drawings and sketches skillfully.- Evaluates concepts and recommends the best solution. Skilled in using evaluation techniques ranging from simple "pro and con" comparisons to sophisticated Return on Investment (ROI) calculations.- Produces a Design Report that professionally summarizes the project.- Thoroughly understands the practices, methodologies and requirements of the Supply Chain Solutions Department and serves as adviser to all group members.- May be exposed to next level of duties and responsibilities.Key Responsibilities:Performs advanced areas of work for the professional field. Applies advanced skills to resolve complex problems not covered by existing procedures or practices independently. Displays a high level of critical thinking in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex, and/or cross-functional problems.
- Participation in all the engineering discussions and actively participate in the project- Prevent drifting into wrong direction by engineering or customer- Attend & support the layout discussions internal and with the customer- Attend & support the controls discussions internal and with the customer- Attend & support the FDS Workshop internal and with the customer- Generate system specification for the customer view and understanding of the system- Coordinate internal specification works- Define & agree on interfaces between components + sub- + super-ordinated systems (HW/SW/Controls/IT/Subs)- Coordinate required simulation updates and integration of results into the project- Manage third party supplies by verifying / writing according specifications- Generate specifications for system pre-requisites by the customer- Setup & execute test management (including FATs) in order to verify the appropriate implementation for- Sub-Systems Test (SST)- System Integration Test (SIT)- System Throughput (STT)- System Availability Model- Develop & generate Q-Cards for system performance monitoring with PM (KPI tracker)- System tuning and definition of adjustments
- Führung von Projekten mit voller Verantwortung über Budget, Termin, Qualität und EHS- Führung interdisziplinärer Projektteams zur termin- und qualitätsgerechten Vertragserfüllung innerhalb eines vorgegebenen Kostenrahmens- Ansprechpartner für den Kunden während der gesamten Projektlaufzeit- Vertragsmanagement inkl. Change und Claims Management- Terminplanung und -steuerung- Kontrolle über Kosten und Cash-Flow mit zielgenauen Vorhersagen über Mehr- und Minderausgaben - Risikomanagement und Projektstatusreporting- Koordinierung der Spezifikation und der Beschaffung von Ausrüstung, Produkten und Dienstleistungen zusammen mit den zuständigen Fachbereichen- Sicherstellung der Einhaltung der Projektmanagementprozesse und -richtlinien
We currently have an opportunity for a motivated and talented Controls Engineer to join our Engineering Group based in Auckland. This position plays a leading role in the deployment of electrical control systems. This includes design, documentation, testing and commissioning of materials handling automation hardware and PLC software. The position also provides substantial opportunities to travel across a number of our customer locations in order to fulfil the work requirements. Key responsibilities of the position include:- Development of functional specifications- Conformance to OHS&E standards in the design and execution of all work- Preparation of electrical schematic drawings, PLC programs and configuration of operator interfaces- Preparation of manufacturing and installation specifications- Planning and supervision of major controls installations- Managing the procurement of parts, the manufacture of cabinets and the electrical installation- Controls project cost control- Testing and commissioning on customer sites- Preparation of test plans and operator & technical manuals- Training of client personnel and providing customer support- Handing over projects to our Customer Service team
We have an exciting new opportunity for a talented and highly experienced Controls Engineering Projects Manager to join our team in Sydney. Our Controls Engineering team is made up of experienced engineers with diverse knowledge and technical background. This is a permanent full-time position that is responsible for delivering on key large-scale projects. The ideal candidate would have commenced their career in Controls Engineering focused roles that developed into a highly experienced Project Manager. You will be a key member of the controls engineering group showing leadership maturity by leading the day to day management and delivery of the control’s project teams and key lead for the sub-contractor management processes. The key responsibilities of this role include:- Managing resourcing and controls project team staff planning, including coordination and planning of sub-contractors for installation activities- Support teams with day to day activities ensuring client and Dematic expectations are being met- Ensure major controls installations are delivered as planned and supervised adequately- Developing key performance indicators for Dematic teams and sub-contractors to meet against project milestones and budgets- Drive project cost competitiveness and continuous improvement for the group- Provide accurate and concise feedback on all aspects of completed project execution to key stakeholders- Lead the development and maintaining project engineering standards & processes- Responsible for preparing and assisting others with project functional specifications- Conformance to Dematic OHS&E standards in the design and execution of all work- Manage the procurement of parts, equipment, cabinet manufacturing and electrical installation activities on site- Manage and guide the testing and commissioning activities- Preparation of test plans and operator & technical manuals- Manage the training of client personnel as part of handover process- Facilitate the hand over to Dematic Customer Service team for ongoing site maintenance support
Analzing requiremen for material needs on Demand;Reviewing Quality Rejects, Decaition requirements, Expediting pieces trough SAP, Exceptionsmessages, KPIs, Past due delivery dates, Reschedullling, MRBR, Confiramtion on Pos, Confirmation on dates,
Program the material deliveries according to the production plan, timely tracking changes, confirmations, shipment and arrivals (in collaboration with warehouse and Import/Export).Execute actions for expediting, re-programing or canceling deliveries in alignment with the production plan.Assure the proper flow for the supplier’s material reception and invoicing processes and to solve -in collaboration with the related areas- the problems that may arise.Define and execute activities for cost optimization in the planning processes, materials transportation and inventory spaces in warehouse.
The department Global Service Repair & Maintenance is responsible for the After Sales & Service in the field of mobile automation. This includes a technical service that ensures a helping hand for customers that are in need for troubleshooting, a spare parts unit that provides the right devices for the AGVs in case of damage, as well as a service training & documentation management that provides all manuals for every Operating Unit. The department is working closely with the location in Germany and North America, so an international exchange is given. The working environment is open, honest and agile. This department offers many opportunities to leave own footprints and to strengthen the overall service organisation across Europe Flexible and agile characters may change and develop the automation business to its best! To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as "Manager Spare Parts Mobile Automation (m / f /d)" at location in Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible. Responsibilities: - Globally manage all relevant processes to safeguard spare parts availability/readiness for KION automated vehicles at the Operating Units- Assure technical spare parts documentation with relevant interface departments as well as timely and adequate information flow towards the Operating Units- Establish structured, standardized spare parts processes for existing and future parts portfolios towards/across the Operating Units- Develop parts guidelines and tools for the Operating Units (e.g. stock proposals, recommended end customer parts packages, connotated parts lists etc.)- Manage spare parts topics across product life-cycle with relevant interface departments (e.g. strategies for variant management, updates/supersessions, retrofit solutions) - Ensure the proper definition of Automation spare parts and the integration of parts requirements into product specifications and product development processes- Support the Operating Units in spare parts specific topics- Pronounced stakeholder management with relevant interface departments, including R&D, product requirement, master-data, parts and service divisions
Dematic is seeking a Software Developer to join our growing Software Execution team to develop, and support critical applications that run our customer’s business. You will use your skill to develop, deploy, and maintain high availability applications in a dynamic team environment. You will utilize multiple object-oriented languages and operating systems to craft software using industry standard methodologies, tools and development methods. You will also provide support and technical advice during conceptualization, development, and implementation phases to transform requirements to working solutions. Responsibilities- You will design and develop web-based applications utilizing Java EE for projects.- Provide technical support to customers on-site and train customers and key-users on installed applications.- Maintain good relationships with all internal and external customers, through provision of a high-quality service.- Operate in an Agile development environment while collaborating with key partners.- Attend site meetings during software commissioning phases to ensure that integration testing and site acceptance testing is completed as required.- Ability to consistently make timely decisions even in the face of complexity.- Ability to analyze and tackle complex problems.- You will be required to travel 20%-30% of the time.
Do you have ‘all the tools’ of lean/business process improvement? Do you have the ‘heart of a teacher’? Can you demonstrate transformative business results, not just through yourself, but others? Do the concepts of Lean, DMAIC and Business Process Transformation get you excited? Do you find that the only true enemy in professional life is waste (resources, time and talent)? Can you demonstrate positive and lasting cultural change in the organization(s) you have served? If you can passionately answer ‘YES’ to all of these, please read further. Dematic Corp. is looking for an Enterprise Excellence Manager – Europe, to support our growing European operations, ideally from one of our offices in Spain, Italy or France. The Enterprise Excellence Manager (EEM) Europe position evaluates, recommends and executes program opportunities aligned to the strategic objectives of the Global Enterprise Excellence group. The EEM acts as a trusted advisor to various Dematic Regional Directors, Business Process Owners and cross-functional Process Teams - and is responsible for achieving targeted results. The EEM leads and guides diverse project teams in understanding the importance of unified vision and common goals to achieve Dematic objectives. The EEM may lead or direct others in improving processes, deploying tools, and removing barriers for the largest and most complex of projects, including consulting with not only Process Owners, but also Dematic senior leaders. Essential Role and ResponsibilitiesPROJECT MANAGEMENT- Directs complex Lean and/or DMAIC-based projects, leading all project organization facets (definition, planning, implementation and control).- Leads other Operating Unit leaders with full scope of responsibilities for select strategic projects or programs.- Operates in a primarily tactical/operational nature within Lean and/or DMAIC-based projects (hands-on), with some strategic impact in overall program design and/or operation.- Accountable for overall function/process/project success within impacted cross-functional department areas.- Utilizes innovation, process excellence, lean principles and appropriate statistical tools to achieve project objectives.- Identifies resource needs with matching justification. - Troubleshoots and resolves very complex problems. PROCESS EXCELLENCE- Designs and directs process measurement (including ROI calculations), program scorecards and other metrics, which can also be used to drive process improvements in the end-to-end project lifecycle.- Aligns Continuous Improvement program and Process Excellence efforts, with Dematic organizational strategies.- Sets process metric goals in partnership with applicable Business Process Owners.- Successfully defines work flows, responsibilities, and reporting relationships - to obtain optimum effectiveness.- Drives ‘to be’ state transactional process modelling, utilizing digital process automation tools and skills. HUMAN, CULTURAL & LEAN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT- Enables, Fosters, Mentors, and Develops capabilities and experience in others, by applying process innovation, process excellence, lean principles, statistical tools and change management practices.- Develops and builds business process owner (sponsor) relationships, to propagate cultural transformation.- Supports Lean/Six Sigma training and Certification Programs. Teaches and coaches Lean principles, thinking & tools.- Facilitates kaizen events, acting as an advisor who troubleshoots and resolves extremely complex problems, within multiple departments and across regions.- Supports and engages with extended stakeholder and Lean Community, to create a corporate-wide Lean Culture. FINANCIAL & CHANGE MANAGEMENT- Understands and drives ROI opportunity measurement and executional effectiveness, in all targeted work. - Develops and manages budgets and/or business plans for assigned initiatives within the Enterprise Excellence group.- Leverages Change Management practices with Dematic Leaders and Teams, in a collaborative effort to guide Dematic’s Lean Cultural Transformation.- Innovates by continuously enhancing and improving existing policies, products, processes and methods.
*Evaluate Vendor´s Quality Sistem and follow up on their Quality Performance and improvement related activities. *Evaluate New and Changes to Purshase Parts, according to Dematic PPAP Manual.*Support Quarantine Area on rejects returns, disposition, containment activities and SCARs.*Follow up on Vendors 8D´s and response time expectations according to DEMATIC Fast Response Policy.*Participate on Cross-Functional Vendor Assesment and Selection Process.*Schedule and Execute Process Line audits to Critical Vendors.*Report Quality KPIs Vendors.
This role will be based on our industry leading companies site. Our Site Technical Specialists play a crucial role in ensuring we deliver a quality service to our customers. Main responsibility:To deliver a multi-skilled, PLC, PC and controls equipment service across a wide range of operationally critical equipment whilst understanding and operating safely and in-line with the customer’s business needs.The role will operate as the shift technical issue manager and work alongside the Shift Team Leader and shift team and report into the Site Maintenance Manager. The role will promote KION/Dematic values and behaviours whilst supporting the requirements and activities of our customer to deliver in full, on time, every time and at all times understanding what is critical to qualitySpecific duties:- To be the customer’s point of contact for all technical fault management- Error management ownership and engagement- Technical fault management controller providing the link and comm’s to the wider Dematic network, 3rd party support and customer - Adhering to site agreed communication and fault management processes at all times- Identifying process failures and escalating as required- Targeting maintenance activities at top (10) issues as identified via the EIS / SCADA data analysis- Root-cause-analysis of faults using industry recognised tools e.g. Ishikawa, 5 Why, LSS principles- Rectification and prevention of issues - Equipment availability optimisation- Continuous improvement- Support for the site maintenance function optimisation- PLC backup, version control and change management in line with Dematic process - On-site training for the site shift technicians; a controlled programme of instruction and refresher training using assessment tools thus enhancing the overall levels of technical expertise available to the company (in line with the Dematic Training Academy)- Management of the site (shift) technical training matrix- Support for the Site Team Leader in data analysis and presentation- Support for the site ‘hardware map’; a database of fitted equipment which holds parameters, configuration, programs etc. and the fault analysis / swap-out process for each element- Managing the technical tooling requirements for the shift including software, hardware, comm’s modules / leads and other interface equipment- Ensuring the safety and quality of your own work and that provided by external contractors in the automation field meets the required standards
What we offer you- An open culture with colleagues fascinated by technology.- An organization in which there is room for initiative and ideas.- Opportunity for personal development and to expand your horizons, excititing clients, different industries and new technologies.- And, of course, an attractive remuneration package. Tasks and Responsibilities - As an Automation Engineer PLC you are responsible for the professional execution of service activities within the various fields (Controls, PLC), including expansion and migration projects.- Keeping customers up-to-date of PLC programming and being able to make the right diagnoses.- Online problem solving from the office, but you do not hesitate to also solve problems on the site. (Partly working from home is possible)- Implement expansion and migration projects on installations and machines that are operationally involved.- Diagnosing complex problems within the controls and PLC area (Siemens PLC)- Taking care of the communications regarding repair work, interventions, extensions and upgrades at the customer.- Maintaining frequent contact with customers and follow up, allowing the customer to be broadly identified and thus guaranteeing optimum service.
Ben je een gebeten Field Service Engineer met een passie voor hoogtechnologische ontwikkelingen? Hou je ervan deze om te zetten naar realistische oplossingen op maat? Wil je van het motto, “We Deliver”, ook het jouwe maken? Dan ben jij bij Dematic aan het juiste adres! Functie- Jij bent verantwoordelijk voor het onderhoud van de installaties bij onze klanten. Dit zowel voor correctief, preventief als predictief onderhoud. - Het mechanisch en elektrisch onderhoud aan conveyors, transportbanden, kranen, AGV’s, etc. voer je uit rekening houdend met de veiligheidsvoorschriften. - Je bent voor 1 dag of langere tijd aanwezig op de locatie van de klant, zowel binnen België als in het buitenland.- Soms werk je alleen maar meestal maak je deel uit van een team. Binnen onze bedrijfscultuur rekenen wij op jouw verantwoordelijkheidszin, openheid en gedrevenheid en kan jij daarmee rekenen op ons enthousiasme en passie om samen verder te groeien. Profiel- Je hebt een diploma elektromechanica, mechanica of elektriciteit.- Basiskennis van automatisatie behoort tot je competenties.- Een 3-tal jaar ervaring is een pluspunt.- Zelfstandig werken en individueel storingen oplossen is voor jou geen probleem.- Je hebt interesse in de toepassing van hoogtechnologische oplossingen in industriële omgevingen.- Je werkt correct en houdt ook de nodige documenten correct bij.- Je neemt verantwoordelijkheid op.- Je deelt vlot je passie.- Je communiceert open in het Nederlands, Engels en graag ook Frans.- Shift- en weekendwerk vormen geen probleem voor jou
The global mechatronics engineering department is responsible for the development of medium to high complexity projects in AGV. Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are growing in complexity and capability. To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as "Lead QA Test Engineer (m / f / x)" at location Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible. Responsibilities: - Design, develop and validate KION AGV test procedures - Predominantly supporting vehicle controls, automated functions, validation and certification tests- Work with internal engineering teams and external - Industrialization/ KION factories to create qualification /validation and end of line configuration and test plans- Lead on & off-site tests, including management and support of engineers in test vehicle setup and test execution- Perform vehicle dynamic tests and brake tests according to stringent guidelines and procedures at test tracks- Design and build new instrumentation or test equipment as needed. - Develop a strategy to automate test functions (Eg. HIL testing) in collaboration with the automated software test strategy- Mentor and guide team members in adopting the test strategy- Define and use measurement equipment and tools to record results, ensure equipment is calibrated- Coordinate with internal and external test labs for testing activities- Document and analyze test results and communicate issues found to developer teams- Interact with mechatronics and software development teams
Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are growing in complexity and capability. In the Global On Board software Department AGV you as an "Automation platform specialist AGV Development (m/f/x)", are able to take responsibility over the development of embedded controller software. You are capable to partake in a product development setting, assisting in planning and committing to the future roadmap. Depending on the situation, you are able to focus on getting the details right or zoom out to comprehend and help steer the big picture. Within our AGILE setting, you strive to be a true team player to get the team across the finish line on time and within budget. To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as " Automation platform specialist AGV Development (m / f / x)" at location Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible. Responsibilities: - You design and implement embedded controller software- Interface-level design including safety features, messaging and communications- You program software utilizing accepted software coding standards, code review/merge request tools, release management processes and tools- You guide and support prototyping and testing utilizing existing production / test protocols and procedures or develop new ones as needed and provide feedback- You are able to derive embedded controller software requirements and generate design concepts to satisfy operational, safety and functional requirements- You participate in the AGV product qualification and validation process, testing, debugging and troubleshooting of software systems.- You develop a knowledge and understanding of KION’s products, customers, and customer needs- You cultivate and promote our corporate values – integrity, collaboration, courage, excellence
This position will be a member of the Mobile Automation Software Development team. The project team consists of a global group of engineers and technical leaders located in Europe and North America, focused on the development of mobile automation support software. This position will facilitate a distributed software team. This individual will work closely with a dynamic leadership team including other Scrum Masters, Product Managers, Product Owners, and Developers. The position will support the Scrum Teams in the delivery and execution of committed goals.To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as " Scrum Master " (m/f/x) at location in Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible.Responsibilities:- Execute on behaviors of servant-based leadership that garner strong relationships within and outside of the scrum team.- Facilitate discussions in decision making.- Ensure scrum teams are focused on the highest priority item set by the product owner and product owner agent at all times.- Facilitate the daily scrum, sprint planning and team retrospective.- Engage the team in estimation exercises that target the team’s goals and create accountability.- Empower team members to own effort and initiatives within their teams through self-organization.- Support the use of JIRA and Confluence by adhering to standard work guidelines.- Remove roadblocks from the team to enable members the most efficient development atmosphere.- Contribute to a highly engaged co-located environment.- Support the Product Owner(s) in coordination of requirements gathering.- Ensure teams are executing effort in accordance to standard work processes.
Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are growing in complexity and capability. In the Global Mechatronics Department AGV as a "Senior Mechanical Engineer Present (m / f / x)" , you are able to take responsibility over the development of medium to high complexity projects in your field of expertise. You are capable to partake in a product development setting, assisting in planning and committing to the future roadmap. Depending on the situation, you are able to focus on getting the details right or zoom out to comprehend and help steer the big picture. Within our AGILE setting, you strive to be a true team player to get the team across the finish line on time and within budget. To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as "Senior Mechanical Engineer Present (m / f / x)" at location Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible. Responsibilities: - You assist in determining the design spec project or product you are working on. You can independently design a medium complexity vehicle or design a high complexity vehicle in close cooperation with a principal engineer. - You are able to determine the correct people to check if your designs meet the required specifications.- You are able to guide junior Engineers through their designs. Checking the models and construction files for correctness and completeness. You are able to assist them in following up their projects up to As-Built phase- You are able to translate product requirements into specific concepts. You identify and meet with the necessary stakeholders to select the concept best suited to their needs. You are then able to develop the agreed on concept into a high quality solution.- You closely monitor the synergies between your engineering field and: - Electrical engineering, Software engineering, Production/testing, Application engineering, Projecting- You are able to design in such a way that the following aspects are optimized:- Durability, Cost, Producibility, Serviceability- You can put together and follow up a construction file from engineering to As Built.- You pro-actively follow up budget and planning and alert the necessary people when problems arise. You minimize the impact of unexpected fallbacks. You assist engineers in doing the same.
In the Software Development R&D the platform team is responsible for the infrastructure and shared services stack on top of which our new products are hosted. They fulfill a key-need as we move into new markets with series products in a mass-market. They form the connection between our customers and our development teams, envisioning, designing, implementing, testing and monitoring these platforms.To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as "Cloud Platform Engineer - Automated Guided Vehicles (m/f/x)" at location Zwijndrecht (Antwerp). Responsibilities: - You collaborate closely with product engineering leads to ensure our technology platform meets our company goals and allows product development to move fast. - With the team you will be responsible for driving architectural evolution, overall site health and provide other engineering teams with the observability tools, best practices, and guidance for running highly available mission-critical microservices. - The team owns everything from our cloud environments, the containerized platform for running our backend services, the microservice architecture, the network design, and this both in cloud and on-prem environments. - You have an aficionado of continuous delivery and all things automated. - You are able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. - You are willing to take initiative to understand our business. - You are supporting our teams with a SAFe scaled-agile support structure following modern development principles, design patterns and technologies.- You will be working in an international environment collaborating with agile development teams based in 6 locations globally.