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Date: Jan 13, 2018

Location: Decatur, GA, US

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

Your surprise is waiting! Explore career opportunities at Marshalls, where we strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and work-life balance. As an Associate, you already know that Marshalls delivers customers great value on ever-changing selections of brand name and designer fashions at prices generally 20%-60% below department and specialty store regular prices on comparable merchandise, every day. With over 1,000 stores nationwide, it’s a great time to join the Marshalls team.

You can also feel good knowing that Marshalls is part of The TJX Companies, Inc., a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. In addition to Marshalls, TJX’s retail chains include TJ Maxx, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and TK Maxx in Australia. In 2016, TJX had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

JOB SUMMARY

To provide the Industrial Engineering Manager the timely data and some of the measurements necessary to maintain engineered standards in the distribution center.  Current data to develop rates is critical to the support of standards in an incentive based production system.  Without current standards and supporting data, the credibility and validity of the incentive system cannot be maintained.  This position will supplement the Industrial Engineering Manager in providing some baseline data.

 

MAJOR AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY

Conducts frequency studies to develop, update, or validate frequencies within standards.

 

Assists the IE Mgr. in the documenting and archiving of statistical data to support standards.

 

Utilizes spreadsheets to sort and analyze statistical data from observations and work sampling.

 

Assists the IE Mgr. in the investigation of performance irregularities via the Productivity Accountability Tracking System (PATS) reports via observations or statistical analysis.

 

Conducts occurrence studies to determine how often non-MOSTED (work measurement data application system) events occur which must be included in standards.

 

Conducts machine time and full rate cycle time checks utilizing a time study software.

 

JOB KNOWLEDGE

High school diploma or higher. High aptitude in basic and statistical math. Good knowledge of spreadsheet software (Excel, Power point, etc.).  Superior analytical skills. Very organized & detail oriented. Good communication skills. Knowledge of distribution operations desired.

 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM THIS JOB


1-2 years’ experience, preferably in a distribution environment
 



What's In It For You?

In addition to our open door policy and supportive work environment, we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.


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