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Distribution & Logistics - Director, Solution Design, Supply Chain Engineering

Vaughan, ON
Full Time

The mission of the Supply Chain Engineering Department is to architect a resilient Supply Chain Network that enables business scalability for today and tomorrow.


A s a leader of the Supply Chain Engineering Department, you will lead and motivate the team responsible for developing engineered solutions , which drive the scalable development of our Supply Chain network. You will play a pivotal role in developing solutions to design, implement and scale Distribution Centre operations. With people at the heart of everything we do, you will support your high-potential people to grow rewarding careers at Aritzia-while enjoying one yourself.


As the Director, Solution Design , you will:

  • Integrate business requirements into facility and equipment scenarios and plans that enable business scalability
  • Develop conceptual and detailed Material Handling Equipment (MHE) solution designs to evaluate throughput and cost options
  • Lead the evaluation, selection , and implementation of technology solutions, including MHE (e.g., conveyors, robotics, modular automation) and manual equipment
  • Create conceptual and detailed layouts of new or retrofit distribution facilities based on business needs
  • Execute equipment maintenance methods and procedures to enable business needs
  • Work with the appropriate Business Support partners to seamlessly lead the day-to-day function of the department in support of corporate objectives , while enabling progressive career development and an incredible employee experience


T he Director, Solution Design has :

  • Proven skills, education, and/or applicable certifications in AutoCAD ; b usiness intelligence tools ; Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Access ; t echnical engineering ; and w arehouse automation and material handling systems
  • A commitment to learn and apply Aritzia's Values and Business and People Leadership principles
  • The ability to collaborate fluently with cross-functional partners
  • A commitment to quality and investing in results that add value to the business


Some of the industry-leading benefits you will receive working at Aritzia:

  • Product Discount - Maybe you've heard of our famous product discount? Or our exclusive private shopping events? You have now.
  • A -OK Commissary & Café - Everyday Luxury dining, exclusive to Aritzia. Our in-house bistro and café is a private oasis where employees can enjoy curated, subsidized Everyday Luxury dining.
  • The SET - Our in- office fitness studio and gym with state-of-the-art equipment, custom-created classes, and optional personal training. Open 7 days a week, works out well.
  • Aritzia Virtual Wellness - Because your health, happiness, and safety matter - 24/7 resources to support you in your wellbeing goals, be it physical, mental, social, or financial.
  • Aspirational Workplace - Our distribution centres are specially designed to be places of creativity, productivity, and inspiration. They're also dog friendly. Woof.
  • Amenities - Additional amenities include shower facilities with elevated complementary conveniences, bike rooms, and more.


Aritzia is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Our goal is to be inclusive, diverse, and representative of the communities where we work while creating an environment where every person can enjoy a successful career. This commitment applies to all candidates and employees regardless of race, ethnicity, citizenship, creed, place of origin, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, family status, marital status, disability, age, and any other protected characteristic.

Requests for accommodation due to a disability or any other protected characteristic can be made at any stage of the recruitment process and during employment by contacting our People & Culture Team.
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