Progress Rail Services Corp. Production Assistant II - DC EHS/Training Coordinator in Winston Salem, North Carolina

Auto req ID: 3402BR
Posting Title: Production Assistant II - DC EHS/Training Coordinator
Job Category: Transportation & Logistics
City: Winston Salem
State: North Carolina
Alternative Work Location: Winston Salem NC

Company Description

Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs. Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit and follow @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.

Job Purpose

Primary responsibilities include coordinating and supporting process documentation/improvements in receiving, stocking, kitting, shipping, cycle counting and line stocking duties. Additionally, create and update standard work for all areas of the distribution center. Monitoring/tracking all operator training and certifications. Ensure all Hazmat training and material storage compliant to OSHA standards, including hazardous material identification.

Key Job Elements

•Create/improve process documentation and standard work

•Lead process improvement projects

•Work with area team leads to ensure all processes are properly executed

•Work closely with support groups to implement process improvements in the DC

•Update/publish all value stream training matrix

•Perform operator training signoff/certifications

•Monitor/execute PCN process for standard work updates/training

•Coordinate operator training with value stream section managers

•Ensure compliance to all Hazmat material storage

•Provide necessary support for daily metrics reporting

•Perform and lead RCCA activities for continuous improvement

•Assists in other areas and duties as assigned by supervision.

•MSDS sheets

Education / Training


•High School Diploma or equivalent.

Qualifications and Experience

•Demonstrated understanding of supply chain management practices

•Demonstrated high-level of conceptual, quantitative analytical and problem-solving skills.

•Demonstrated advanced level understanding of MS Excel (formulas, pivot tables, and macros) and/or other analytical tools.

•Demonstrated strong interpersonal, oral and written communication and presentation skills

•Demonstrated ability to build strong, collaborative working relationships

•Must possess and demonstrate a strong detail orientation and focus on work accuracy, as well as time and task management skills

•Comfortable working "hands-on" in a fast paced, high pressure environment;

•SAP/LN experience a significant plus, some type of ERP system experience required

•Project team experience

•Experience in one or more of the following areas: Inbound/outbound logistics, inventory management/analysis, production/kitting planning, supplier management, or master data management

•Must be able to team lift up to 55 lbs.; must be able to push and pull up to 125 lbs.; frequent bending and reaching is required


Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/life/disability insurance coverage and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..


Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities