Labor Management

Each day, your people take on tasks involving thousands of actions. If you’re not continually measuring and optimizing your processes, your greatest asset (your workforce) can quickly become a massive liability. That’s where Jackpine Engineering can help:


  • Lean Best Practices
  • Engineered Labor Standards
  • Labor Management System (LMS)
  • Professional Training and Management Development
  • Change Management
  • Performance Management
  • Incentives and Accountability
  • Maintenance

Supply Chain Engineering

First, our goal is carefully understand your goals, and challenges. We then use our experience to help you employ the right tactics to create greater efficiency in your supply chain to increase velocity, and delivery, while dramatically reducing inventory and waste.


  • Network Optimization
  • Analytics – (moving from Lagging to Leading indicators)
  • Activity Based Costing, Customer Profitability, and P&L Streamline
  • Warehouse Management System (WMS) Selection and Implementation
  • Omni-Channel Execution
  • Technology Assessment
  • Material Handling, Facility Layout, and Slotting
  • Organizational Structure and Personnel Assessment
  • 3PL (Search, RFQ, Selection, Audit, Cost Alignment)

Repeatable Business Process Optimization

In our experience, business processes can account for a healthy chunk of your company’s cost structure, possibly 40-65% of your P&L. That’s a lot, especially when processes veer from a profitable path. Here’s how our tactical execution can improve business processes and drive efficiency in the right direction.


Identify and reduce non-value added activities while optimizing Quality, Cost, Speed/Throughput, Safety, Flexibility, and Morale

Leverage DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) approach

Tools include: Work Survey, Work Sampling, Management Interview, Time and Motion, Lean Value Stream Mapping

Output is used for Manpower Planning, Forecasting, Task Allocation and Balancing, Work Visibility, Performance Expectations and Organizational Structure

Jackpine Engineering
Phone: (847) 565-9542
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