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Ryder System Supply Chain Engineer in Sacramento, California

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We are immediately hiring a Supply Chain Engineer for our Dedicated Transportation Solutions division in the Northwest/ Southwest. This role can be remote with travel as needed. The ideal candidate will have 2-5 years of experience in applying and leading lean & process change practices (Kaizen, 5 whys, VSM, RTG, standard work). Apply here today to speak with a Recruiter about the position and perks of joining our Ryder Ever Better Team.

  • Pay Type: Exempt / Salary paid Twice Per Month

  • Annual Salary Pay: $80,000 - $85,000 per year based on experience

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • Travel requirements: up to 40% to 60% weekly

  • Remote: WA, CA, OR, CO, AZ, (MI, IL)

When Fortune 500 businesses and new startups need supply chain solutions, they look to our industry-leading logistics experts. At Ryder, there is more to being a supply chain professional than working on some of the nation’s biggest brands. We make sure you are also getting the diverse experience, advancement opportunities, all from an industry-leading Fortune 500 company.

Here are a few of the many benefits when working with us:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits start at 30 Days

  • 401 (K) Savings Plan with a company match

  • Discounted employee stock purchase options

  • Quality employee discounts that actually save you money on tools, cars, appliances, travel and more

  • All major holidays paid and Paid time off within your first year

  • Up to 12 weeks paid maternity leave

The Supply Chain Engineer (Dedicated Transportation) is responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions in current and future operations.

Essential Functions

  • Apply company methodologies and tools to design distribution and transportation operations including staffing, equipment, sizing and layout.

  • Collect data and perform statistical analysis.

  • Determine efficient utilization of resources by analyzing layouts, labor force, equipment, and equipment utilization charts.

  • Map and document processes, identify process gaps, make recommendations and implement process improvement.

  • Support business development and help create efficient designs and solutions processes.

  • Participate in customer facing meetings for proposal discussion and business development.

  • Establish and implement performance measures, KPI targets and optimization tools.

  • Develop transportation network design and routing design using the appropriate software.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills and Abilities

  • Multifaceted transportation knowledge (dedicated, FTL, LTL, TM)

  • Ability to work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of identifiable factors

  • Exercises judgment in obtaining solutions

  • Must be computer literate and able to use the Microsoft Office Suite (Excel & Word) as well as MS Project, Vision, AutoCAD and Warehouse Management System (WMS)

  • Ability to operate within predictable parameters as well as defined tools and processes with guidance from management

  • Demonstrates customer service skills

  • Must be customer focused

  • Results oriented

  • Demonstrates problem solving skills

  • Demonstrates analytical skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively communicate and interact with all levels within the organization


  • Bachelor's degree required in engineering, business or supply chain. A combination of other education and experiences will be considered.

  • Master's degree preferred in industrial engineering or/and MBA

  • Five (5) years or more of relevant work. required

  • Five (5) years or more with data profiling, data mining and statics analysis. required

  • Five (5) years or more in the use of Paragon software or other transportation optimization tools required


40-60% weekly

DOT Regulated


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Job Category: Engineering

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