We are at the heart of every place that matters. As a leading global provider in the access solutions market for schools, banks, airports, hospitals, hotels, and many more, we enable seamless movement within secure, safe, and sustainable places. Our work is IMPORTANT. YOU are important. We provide our people with the tools to shape their careers for growth. With around 16,000 employees worldwide, EVERY team member contributes to our mission and can make a positive difference. By working as one global team, we continue growing the business, growing together, and growing ourselves. Build your career with us!

Senior Industrial Engineer (Materials)

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

Sep 16, 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.


HIRING SALARY RANGE: $80,000 - $115,000  (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.) This position includes a competitive benefits package.  Please visit our career site for more information on benefits.




  • 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)




  • Taking Care of our Employees on Day One with Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance coverage options.  No waiting periods!
  • Your health is our priority, we offer Medical Wellness Programs to aid in your well-being.
  • Vacation and Personal Time Off
  • We support your growing family; we provide Parental Leave for Moms and Dads!
  • Wisely plan for your future with our 401k Matching plan beginning on Day One.
  • Supporting your career development with our Tuition Reimbursement Program.
  • Robust culture supporting internal advancement with our Learn and Grow Program.  
  • Discover your best attributes using CliftonStrengths to pave the way for success at dormakaba.
  • 24/7 access to over 15,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to assist in your professional development and to expand on your individual interests.
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Voluntary Legal Insurance
  • Unlimited Referral Reward Bonuses
  • Corporate Discounts for shopping, travel and more!




Our work is IMPORTANT. YOU are important. At schools and universities, in stadiums, airports, hospitals and workplaces. We provide safety, security, and sustainability, allowing people to move seamlessly and shape their lives the way they want. EVERY team member contributes to our mission and can make a positive difference. Our culture focuses on Growing the Business, Growing Together and Growing Ourselves. We are a global company with more than 16,000 employees worldwide giving you endless opportunities for growth and advancement. 




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