Amazon Corporate LLC PIT program manager in Seattle, Washington

DESCRIPTION Amazon is a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since our start in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Our focus on the customer and innovation drives the growth of Amazon, offering our customers more types of products, more conveniently, and at even lower prices. We are seeking a dynamic, organized self-starter to lead Amazon's growing fleet of Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) and Autonomous Ground Vehicles (AGV) Fleet for the North American Fulfillment Center network. The successful candidate will be a highly experienced subject matter expert in PIT and AGV maintenance, robotics and workplace safety, data driven management leadership and supplier relationship management. A background in robotics applications, PIT and AGV fleet management, packaging automation, distribution processes and storage systems is a plus. The candidate must be a self-starter, possessing the ability to manage multiple complex projects and tasks simultaneously as well as be able to influence, and develop relationships at all organization levels. The candidate must be capable of overseeing a rapidly growing fleet of PIT and AGV assets across the North American market while delivering industry best practices in terms of maintenance and reliability of equipment and cost reduction initiatives. Moreover, this individual will need to be adept at providing technical leadership and guidance for maintenance and operations teams. Key Responsibilities: - Travel up to 50% to support sites within US, Canada and Mexico - Develop a scalable program to create the best practices for PIT and AGV maintenance - Develop qualification protocols and reports to support change control activities - Source, manage and coordinate maintenance activities using select OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturer) - Develop and manage lifecycle maintenance program for PIT and AGV fleet - Lead Warranty Reduction Meetings and address warranty root cause issues. Report to leadership on financial impact, frequency, and action steps taken by the team. - Manage seasonally adjusted rental and maintenance forecast models - Deliver best practices in condition monitoring and maintenance reliability for all PIT and AGV assets and associated equipment - Participate in engineering design reviews as PIT/AGV subject matter expert - Directly support Amazon Fulfillment Center launch teams to rapidly deploy new assets, technologies, and support packages - Develop and utilize KPIs to measure operational readiness and effectiveness of Amazon's PIT and AGV fleet - Assist Source and negotiate procurement and maintenance agreements - Issue appropriate Purchase Orders and manage all related capital requests BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Basic Qualification: - Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Analytics or similar field A minimum of 7 years' experience in Quality, Engineering or Manufacturing. - Dynamic leadership abilities. - Previous Supervisory experience. - Documentation skills and practices. Experience in word processing, spreadsheets, and managing electronic data files. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Preferred Qualification: - Master's Degree with a minimum of 10 years' experience in Quality, Engineering or Manufacturing. - Experience working with Customers, Design, Quality, Development Engineering, and Manufacturing. - MRP (Material Req Planning) experience is preferred. - Organizational and time management skills. - Warranty reduction experience preferred. - Experience with Minitab is desirable. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation