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Supply Chain and Logistics

Logistics Engineer

Location Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000258873

Career Area:

Supply Chain and Logistics

Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other.  We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

Job Summary:

 A Logistics Engineer is responsible for leading and/or supporting the Facility engineering projects in region for our distribution centers (For both greenfield and Brownfield projects).

Projects are specific to construction, renovation related to enhancing working environment, modernization, latest fire safety compliance etc with the understanding of warehouse logistics solutions.

Along with handling Facility engineering projects, this role will also be supporting in design and set up of warehouse logistics projects such as automated and/or conventional storage and handling system.

What You Will Do:

 To be successful, a Logistics Engineer must utilize technical and soft skills to lead the following activity described below.

 ·       Logistics facilities site selection

·       Greenfield facility layout preparation considering setbacks, Roads, parking, offices etc

·       Supplier selection for construction

·       Technical review of the supplier solution

·       Installed wall and roof selection.

·       New Flooring or replacement of existing flooring

·       Fire safety solutions.

·       HVAC

·       Primary and Secondary Power

·       Sustainable building practices like Solar

·       Understanding of Local regulations for construction of any facilities

·       Understanding of Local regulations for conducting any repair work in any existing building

In addition, it is expected that logistics engineer is knowledgeable about the warehousing logistics solution and its impact on building design such as floor loading capacity etc.

In addition to technical skills, a Logistics Engineer must demonstrate intermediate to strong skilled levels of the following values-based competencies (VBCs): integrity & trust; building inclusive relationships; customer focus; problem solving; priority setting; and dealing with uncertainty. Although the requirements above describe most of the responsibilities of the analyst, due to the breadth of challenges that arise on projects, it is sometimes expected that a Logistics Engineer take on other responsibilities outside of this job description.

What You Have:

·       College degree in Civil Engineering, industrial or mechanical engineering

·       Willingness to travel up to 50% of domestics and/or international travel throughout the year

·       Be proficient in English.

·       5+ years in Warehouse construction /Facilities setup experience

·       Strong PC Skills (Excel, MS projects, PowerPoint, & AutoCAD)


Additional Info:

·       Experience in warehouse planning and design, supply chain, or manufacturing logistics,

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of India which can be found through our employment website at .


What You Will Get:

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world. Here you earn more than just wage, because we value your performance, we offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits along with the potential of a variable bonus. Additional benefits include paid annual leave, flexi leave, medical and insurance (prorated based upon hire date).


Final Details:

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

If you are interested in joining our team, please apply using an English version of your CV. We look forward to meeting you!

This Job Description is intended as a general guide to the job duties for this position and is intended for the purpose of establishing the specific salary grade. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive summary of all responsibilities, duties and effort required of employees assigned to this job. At the discretion of management, this description may be changed at any time to address the evolving needs of the organization. It is expressly not intended to be a comprehensive list of “essential job functions” as that term is defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act.

About Caterpillar

Caterpillar Inc. is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. For nearly 100 years, we’ve been helping customers build a better, more sustainable world and are committed and contributing to a reduced-carbon future. Our innovative products and services, backed by our global dealer network, provide exceptional value that helps customers succeed.

Posting Dates:

June 11, 2024 - June 18, 2024

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

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