About Gap Inc.
Our brands bridge the gaps we see in the world. Old Navy democratizes style to ensure everyone has access to quality fashion at every price point. Athleta unleashes the potential of every woman, regardless of body size, age or ethnicity. Banana Republic believes in sustainable luxury for all. And Gap inspires the world to bring individuality to modern, responsibly made essentials.
This simple idea—that we all deserve to belong, and on our own terms—is core to who we are as a company and how we make decisions. Our team is made up of thousands of people across the globe who take risks, think big, and do good for our customers, communities, and the planet. Ready to learn fast, create with audacity and lead boldly? Join our team.
About the role
A role of an Industrial Engineer in a Gap Inc. distribution or fulfillment center will have you successfully maximizing productivity, quality and service throughout the Distribution Center (DC) by utilizing engineering techniques in work layout, work measurement, time study analysis, and methods development. In this role, you’ll be responsible for analyzing methods and procedures to ascertain the most efficient way to perform all distribution fulfillment warehouse tasks and act as project lead / manager on implementation of special project work. This includes developing and managing project budgets, and the control of operating and capital expenses. You’ll seek out and research new technology advances and spearhead efforts to incorporate new concepts into existing systems with emphasis on productivity improvements that positively impact our business.
What you'll do
Display teamwork abilities and positive working relationships with all DC employees and internal and external customers.
Ability to communicate, direct and delegate complex instructions on special projects to staff and demonstrate proven written and verbal communication skills in the execution of daily correspondence and methods documentation, to supervisors, peers and direct reports throughout the business.
Assist DC Management on special projects by conducting feasibility studies and use of conventional time study techniques.
Establish production standards for various jobs in a DC environment. AutoCAD experience required.
Coordinate priority list with operations and conduct approval and training meetings with operation’s personnel.
Experience with design and management of facility construction projects.
Knowledge of company requirements in ensuring compliance with applicable local, state and federal building codes requirements as well as a thorough understanding of company direction on environmental concerns.
Who you are
Demonstrate ability to carry out industrial engineering assignments of a broad nature while exercising considerable judgment and originality.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Excellent analytical, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
Strong time management skills.
Knowledge of distribution operating systems.
Strong ability to manage multiple tasks.
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering.
1-3 years Engineering experience preferred.
Benefits at Gap Inc.
- Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta, and 30% off at Outlet for all employees.
- One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
- Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
- Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
- Employee stock purchase plan.*
- Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
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*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we’ve been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the second year in a row.
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