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Warehouse Logistics Project EngineerNewport News, VA | Job ID 64810

  • Job ID 64810
  • Division Mining
  • Organization Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co.
  • Area of employment Production planning and control
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 01/19/2023

This position will be responsible for providing expertise and understanding of Supply Chain and Warehouse Logistics in support of manufacturing operations and sales of Liebherr’s mining trucks and equipment. This position will support the ongoing development of processes to support Supply Chain and Warehousing efficiency. This position will be responsible for leading and coordinating activities of designated projects for Liebherr’s warehouse and logistic systems.


  • Interacts with other key users and consultants to describe specific Supply Chain and Warehouse Logistics processes and functions
  • Collect and analyze data on supply chain and warehouse logistics operations to improve efficiencies
  • Plan and implement supply chain optimization projects
  • Tracks, analyzes and reports on KPI relative to supply chain and warehouse logistics
  • Serves as the Warehouse Logistics SME (Subject Matter Expert) with regards to Supply Chain, Warehousing and Logistics processes
  • Serves as interface between end users within Liebherr and other Liebherr divisions.
  • Trains and educates end users on ERP and WMS system processes.
  • Organizes and conducts testing in the ERP and WMS systems.
  • Works closely with the Warehouse Logistics team to validate processes.
  • Coordinates activities of end user personnel in support of project schedules.
  • Serves as the POC for all end users regarding inquiries in the ERP/WMS systems.


  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S) degree from a four-year college or university.
  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience working in a supply chain or warehouse logistics field.
  • Experience utilizing MRP/ERP software, such as Infor LN, for supply chain and warehouse logistics material management.
  • Knowledge of relational databases.
  • Working with product lifecycle management software (such as PTC Windchill, LIKV, or Arena).
  • Proven project management skills to include demonstrated knowledge in project planning,communication and budget handling.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Leading teams in LEAN process initiatives.
  • Knowledge of theoretical and practical Supply Chain and Warehouse Logistics Practices.
  • Knowledge of fundamental engineering and project management concepts and practices.
  • Knowledge of ERP LN/WMS system as it relates to mining truck Supply chain and Inventory control.
  • Knowledge of basic heavy equipment warehouse processes, equipment, and work area requirements.
  • Read and interpret technical documents such as engineering specifications, drawings, blue prints, procedures, and manuals.
  • Work with mathematical concepts such as algebra, probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.
  • Apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Apply time-management Skills.
  • Apply interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Travel domestically and internationally up to 10% of the time.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license and passport.

Our Offer

An interesting and ambitious role in a successful international company. We offer a secure work environment with a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary. We hire as soon as possible.

Have we awoken your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Alden at: [email protected]

Liebherr is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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  • Job ID 64810
  • Division Mining
  • Organization Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co.
  • Area of employment Production planning and control
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 01/19/2023

The company

In line with its international growth, Liebherr’s venture into the United States began in 1970. Within a couple of years, the company expanded and completed its production facilities in Newport News, VA for its product line of hydraulic excavators. It was later converted into Liebherr’s manufacturing facility for mining trucks and remains home to Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News, Co.  In addition to its production facility, Liebherr markets a wide variety of products and technologies through its companies located across the United States. The companies are Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc., Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc., Liebherr Automation Systems, Co., and Liebherr USA, Co., the umbrella company for eight divisions that are positioned across the United States.​


Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co.

4100 Chestnut Avenue

23607 Newport News, VA

United States

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Nicole Alden


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