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Senior Industrial Engineer (Materials)

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

Jan 27, 2023


dormakaba is seeking an Industrial Engineer (Materials) to join our team in Indianapolis, IN. This position is responsible for designing and analyzing elements including product dimensional profiles, product flow and transportation methods, time studies, metrics analysis, value stream mapping, KPI tracking, etc. This position will be expected to contribute to process improvement and standardization efforts, as well as identifying and troubleshooting bottlenecks and implementing flow improvement methods.



  • Identifies facility design requirements based on activity levels, product dimensional profiles, product flow and transportation methods
  • Develops production time studies, head count analyses, downtime analyses, efficiency improvement plans, warehouse slotting and SKU velocity analyses
  • Identifies bottlenecks and improves flow; analyzes inbound, outbound and inventory operations to create and maintain optimum warehouse operations
  • Performs value stream mapping, process improvements and standardization
  • Tracks KPIs and develops basic analytics for all operational metrics
  • Specifies material handling, storage equipment solutions, and automation
  • Develops and manages project plans for major operational improvement activities
  • Works with vendors to identify operational equipment and automation solutions
  • Creates controlled documents for the Materials Departments to aid in training and efficiency



  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial, Manufacturing Engineer, or Engineering Technology
  • 5 years of experience in supply chain, logistics, warehousing, manufacturing, or a related field
  • 2+ years Lean/Continuous Improvement experience
  • Experience with SAP
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • APICS certification preferred
  • Project and resource management experience preferred
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English in written and verbal form, and communicate within a manufacturing environment.



  • Candidates who embrace dormakaba’s core values will be most successful in our organization: Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance
  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)



  • An opportunity to work in global company with a family culture and strong core values (Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance)
  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!



The Federal Executive Order 14042 on COVID-19 requires all current and new employees of government contractors to comply with one of the following on or before the Federal deadline date:

  1. Received their final vaccination dose – either their second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of Johnson & Johnson OR
  2. Submitted a medical exemption/accommodation request for approval OR
  3. Submitted a religious belief exemption/accommodation request for approval.

dormakaba is a federal contractor which means all our team members must comply with this order by the Federal deadline to start and continue employment with us. Our Talent Acquisition team will confirm the Federal deadline date at the time an offer is made to help ensure compliance.


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