Role details

Packaging Engineer

Chicago   •   USD65,000 - USD85,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading Global Packaging Manufacturer
  • Serving the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical space

About Our Client

My client is a $2 Billion leading global manufacturer in the Packaging space. They provide packaging solutions within the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical space, providing solutions in materials selection, package design, automation and equipment installation.

Job Description

  • Leads technical packaging aspects of New Product Development along with projects designed to improve plant efficiency, package component quality and decrease cost of goods.
  • Will support cross divisional development projects in addition to inline maintenance, quality resolution and cost savings projects
  • Drives confirmation of new package testing protocols and procedures
  • Generate, develop and execute packaging ideas by leveraging both existing equipment and partnering with engineering on new equipment.
  • Implements and maintains package specification content, creation and validation for all new and existing package components.
  • Required to communicate cross-functionally within RD&E in addition to communicating with corporate functions such as Operations, Marketing, Sales and Customer Service
  • Experience/expertise in flexible, rigid, carton and/or corrugated type of materials.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering with two or more years in a high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Strong computer and analytical skills are required. Knowledge of CAD and design software a must.
  • Mechanical aptitude is needed with prior packaging experience a must.
  • Strong communications skills required, especially in effectively presenting technical information to leadership.
  • Proven track record successfully implementing packaging solutions and managing packaging development projects.

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary, bonus, phone, computer, credit card, full benefits and 401K

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