Employer: Lufthansa Group – Lufthansa Technik
Starting End of April 2020Lufthansa Technik Component Services (LTCS), a subsidiary of Lufthansa Technik AG (LHT) – the world’s leading provider of aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services – is looking for a self-motivated and energetic full-time Logistics Design & Project Engineer.Your goals will be to design, organize, manage, and deliver projects and logistic concepts for customers and internal needs. As a Logistics Design & Project Engineer, you will also coordinate all aspects of logistics processes including communication with internal and external stakeholders and insure the right logistics solution is delivered to the customer. You will have one of the key problem solving roles within the Lufthansa Technik organization. The position is based in Miami or New York to provide an interface between Lufthansa Technik’s sales and customer service teams and Logistics Groups. Regular travel between these locations and Germany is required. Managing complexity, working independently, understanding supply chain setups, and interpersonal relationships are crucial to being successful within the position. A typical day can start in the morning with an international conference call to develop and implement a new global performance tracking tool. This can be followed by a working session with a customer service team to resolve a warehouse operational delay for a regional customer. The afternoon can include a meeting with the sales organization to develop a cost effective transportation solution for a new bid Lufthansa Technik is working on. After catching up on emails, the day could end with planning your next trip to New York. Your responsibilities and duties:Development of transportation and distribution warehouse concepts for the America’s regional supply networkWork with a global team of logistics solutions managers to ensure a global supply of material for aviation customers in the America’s region.Represent the logistics organization during the acquisition of aviation customers in the America’s regionBuild logistics pricing concepts for aviation customers in the America’s region in alignment with the warehousing and transportation groupsDevelop and monitor execution of logistic services to confirm fulfilment to targets/service agreementProvide root cause analysis, solutions and solution implementation in case of non-compliance to targets/service agreementAct as the internal and external customer contact for logistics related requestsMonitor financial performance of external customersTravel regularly to meet with customers and/or internal colleagues, suppliers, etc.Your profilePreferred field of study: Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Global Business Management, German Minor / International study, and/or related studies.Industry knowledge of Transportation, Warehouse Distribution, Import/Export USA (and/or other countries), Aircraft Material, Project Management, and/or Aviation LogisticsExcellent knowledge in Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, and VisioKnowledge of SAP R/3 or other ERP system is desirableDistinct analytical and problem solving skillsProactive and highly self-motivated mindset combined with good business senseExcellent communication skills in EnglishAbout Lufthansa Technik Component ServicesLufthansa Technik is the worldwide leading independent provider of maintenance, repair, overhaul and modification services for civil aircraft. With tailored maintenance programs and state-of-the-art repair methods we ensure the durable reliability and availability of our customers’ aircraft fleets. We are an internationally licensed maintenance, production and development company. With its six business units (Maintenance, Overhaul, Component Services, Engine Services, Landing Gear Services, and VIP Services and Innovation) the Lufthansa Technik Group offers it’s approximate 800 customers worldwide, a complete range of services round about aircraft technology.Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, Lufthansa Technik Component Services offers a comprehensive bandwidth of services for aircraft components. With its three locations throughout the United States, the 100-percent Lufthansa Technik subsidiary is dedicated to serving customers with a skilled workforce of about 500 in North and South America.