Packaging Engineer Job Description Sample
Qualifications- Bachelor of Science in Packaging Engineering- 0-2 years with atleast 1 Internship required- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills- Excellent interpersonal, teamwork, organization and communication skills- Strong knowledge of our client's mainframe systems & applications- Microsoft Access and Excel experience required
Automotive experience preferred
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment preferred
Responsibilities- The Packaging Engineer develops the packaging plan and works with key groups to ensure material is packaged correctly.- Develops packaging solutions Design for transport efficiency Performs containerization analysis Validates new packaging and containers during pilot phase- Coordinate with assembly planning for line-side storage and ergonomic considerations- Resolve safety and / or quality issues caused by current packaging Develop, communicate and maintain supplier packaging requirements- New model part set upSupplier packaging specification and cost approval
Non-Conformance ticket resolution
Supplier training as needed
Special Projects as needed with management
Cost Savings projects as needed
Req ID JN -112018-27934
Develop all packaging and maintenance in support to TGTX and its supply chain through the entire product life cycle including ECI bank, service parts and prototypes builds.
Maintain optimized amount of returnable containers available in the production patterns
Develop packaging solutions for new and existing products following customer timelines
Work cross with Project Engineer, Department Managers, Design Engineer, Packaging Suppliers and Customer to execute on time packaging solutions at SOP
Prepare and submit all documentation for new packaging and obtain customer approval on time for each project. Also get active on Logistics aspect to optimize manufacturing resources
Participate actively on ECI's process to support packaging aspect maintaining or improving packaging operation.
Evaluate packaging materials, designs, processes to continuously improve operation focus on Safety, Quality and Delivery
Research and be aware of packaging innovations available in the market
Bachelor degree on Packaging, Mechanical Engineering or related degree
Minimum of 2+ years of experience in Packaging development, in a fast paced environment
Able to prioritize and address activities with the biggest impact and troubleshoot providing good solutions to unexpected problems
Understands ASTM and Toyota testing requirements
Excellent interpersonal skills demonstrating to interact properly with people from other departments
PC skills Microsoft Office, JDE, Cad software
Flexibility to support both shifts including weekends based on the nature of work required
Need to lift weight about 30 lbs.
Able to support Warehouse and packing operations if required
Able to use material handler equipment as pallet jack, forklift's
Work areas may be moderate noisy
Work areas may be with high forklift traffic and hot
The mission of the Oculus Product Design Engineering team is to develop and launch world-class hardware that enables next-generation VR experiences. We work closely with a wide array of creative, technical and operations partners as we push the boundaries of what is possible.
As a Packaging Engineer, you'll provide engineering support for all packaging development activity for VR hardware across the Oculus portfolio. This includes realizing your packaging concepts through the entire design process, working closely with Industrial Design, Supply Chain and Operations to prototype and deliver packaging solutions.
- Work closely with ID, HW, Ops, and Program Managers to provide engineering support for all packaging development activity.
Provide engineering evaluation of packaging concepts throughout preliminary design stage.
Partner with marketing and ID teams to inform CMF and component level material/print specifications.
Own engineering development and execution of final packaging design concepts.
Own DFMEA and develop offline tests/DOE to ensure compatibility for manufacture and HW builds.
Assist in directing and managing packaging vendors to realize packaging solutions.
Champion Oculus quality objectives and ensure adherence to specifications.
Drive package reliability execution.
Provide analysis of test results and partner with ID team to develop viable solutions.
Troubleshoot packaging failures (HW cosmetic, package structure, fit/function).
Partner closely with internal teams and suppliers to provide swift resolution.
Provide on-site support for manufacturing builds across major product launches, owning OK 2 Ship from Packaging vendors to Contract manufacturers.
Manage Packaging BOM, assembly specifications, and documentation.
Provide cost feasibility, aligning with GSM cost targets.
Manage and maintain product packaging information sheet (master carton and pallet quantity).
Work closely with Package Ops to ensure smooth deployment of packaging structure at FATP.
Develop packaging engineering function & processes to deliver packaging visibility to the greater Hardware organization.
Recommend and equip labs as necessary to build a word-class packaging competency.
Contribute to upstream package development initiatives, providing insight into latest manufacturing and material technologies.
Assist with on-site package prototyping as required.
- 5+ years of experience in package engineering development, within Consumer electronics industry.
Experience delivering packaging solutions for leading CE brands.
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Packaging Engineering, or Packaging Science.
Knowledge of shock, vibration, and the effect of temperature variation in product protection and package design.
Experience in the following manufacturing/material processes: Rigid Box, Paper Pulp, Thermoforming, Corrugated, Labels, Foam, Shrink wrap, Films, Adhesives.
Knowledge of packaging manufacturing, printing, and production processes.
Experience with 2D and 3D CAD (AutoCAD/SolidWorks/NX).
Experience in ArtiosCAD, CAPE/TOPS, or other packaging design software.
- Chinese language skills, Mandarin and/or Cantonese
Understanding of packaging material characteristic, behavior, and performance
Ability to prototype using ZUND digital cutter
Guardian Industries, a global company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, employs around 17,000 people and operates facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Guardian's diverse group of companies are involved in the manufacture of high-performance float, coated and fabricated glass products; the manufacture of high-quality chrome-plated and painted plastic components for the automotive and commercial truck industries; and the distribution of specialty building products. Guardian's vision is to create value for customers and society through constant innovation using fewer resources. Guardian is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. Visit guardian.com for more information.
Purpose: Provide hands-on support to the plant's ongoing growth and lean manufacturing initiatives. Provide packaging solutions and improvements for current products. Develop packaging for new products to gain SRG Global competitive advantage through innovative solutions and on-time.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, packaging engineering preferred. Other related degrees may be considered.
5+ years related packaging experience
Experience with AutoCAD
Ability to understand packaging drawings and advise with best practice
Demonstrated leadership and trouble-shooting abilities
Ability to work with production and product engineering effectively through cross-functional teams
Demonstrates ownership in job influenced areas to help drive innovative solutions
Ability to design cost conscientious packaging solutions that will preserve the quality of the product and adhere to customer standards and requirements
Ability to comprehend all customers packaging specifications and assure that SRG Global meets those requirements while maintaining appropriate costs
Ability to leverage cross functional teams, suppliers, and customers to achieve a common goal
Ability to update customer systems for packaging requirements (Ex. Ford DDL Form 150 / Toyota VPACS)
Knowledge in automotive internal and external packaging systems.
Ability to perform packaging cost analysis for quoting purposes
Major Duties and Job Responsibilities:
Provide and support proper testing of packaging
Get internal approvals from Dept. Mgrs prior to bring packaging in-house
Get external approvals from Customer for Customer Packaging (Ex. Service Pack)
Drive cost reductions regarding packaging and cost of quality
Conduct annual re-quotes on all packaging to achieve cost reduction targets for packaging
Work with suppliers to assure that the pack that they are going to be providing purchased parts in will work within our assembly cells
Work with packaging suppliers to maintain inventories that meet SRG Global expectations.
Work with material handling and production control to identify and pursue packaging opportunities
Identifying and resolving process-related inefficiencies and championing process improvement projects
Develop and maintain standardized work instructions
Develop and maintain packaging formulas
Conduct cost analysis and capacity analysis
Other duties as assigned
Ability to stand to walk on concrete floor for 8+ hours
Lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
Ability to work in fluctuating temperatures & perform work indoors / outdoors as needed.
Ability to work with hands (Fine motor agility)
Must have regular and predictable attendance
What do we have to offer?
If you have been looking for an environment where people are valued, entrepreneurial spirit is boundless and opportunities for success are based on merit, and if you want to add value to your company, then Guardian Industries may be the place for you.
We offer competitive compensation and a wide variety of benefits including health/dental/life insurance, prescription coverage, STD and optional LTD, paid vacation and holidays, and a 401 (k) with a $1 for $1 match up to 7%. For more information visit us at www.guardian.com. Guardian Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Company IntroductionThis position is for Drive Automotive, a division of Cosma International. \r
Cosma International, an operating unit of Magna International, is one of the world's premier global automotive suppliers providing a comprehensive range of body, chassis, and engineering solutions to our customers. Our pioneering technology and creativity allows our customers to ask for solutions that lie beyond what they previously thought was possible. \r
Drive Automotive is a stamping facility located in Piedmont, South Carolina. It is an approximately one million square feet facility with approximately 1000 associates working in stamping and assembly.
Job IntroductionThe Packaging Engineer (PE) a packaging engineer must have effective communication skills, good manual dexterity and excellent vision. A packaging engineer researches industry practices and recommends new and innovative logistic packaging procedures, depending on a firm's manufacturing processes, product offerings and business needs. He also controls machines and processes, communicates with peers
Major ResponsibilitiesRack Engineer\r
Work with all customers to develop packaging for all Stamp and Ship parts and Assembly parts (Dedicated Rack, Plastic Tote, Wire basket, Steel bin, etc.)\r
Determine packaging needs for each internal part (Dedicated Rack, Plastic Tote, Wire Basket, Steel bin, etc.)\r
Determine pack quantity for each internal part\r
Work with customer to determine pack quantities for all Stamp and Ship parts and Assembly parts\r
Determine part orientation and load direction\r
Send out RFQ's for design and prototype of each dedicated rack required\r
Request capital approval for purchase of all needed packaging\r
Work w/ Purchasing to issue purchase orders to selected suppliers\r
Conduct several rack reviews and determine changes that need to be made to prototypes\r
Request RFQ's for any plastic totes and wire baskets that need to be purchased\r
Send out RFQ's for production racks together with purchasing\r
Track delivery of production racks and ensure that proper quantities are delivered at appropriate times\r
Develop load instructions w/ pictures for all parts\r
Work w/ production rack suppliers to repair any defects in the racks\r
Work internally and w/ customers on packaging that can be optimized during SOP\r
Work w/ Rack Repair/CI Team to fix any damaged racks during PVL and SOP\r
Work with Drive and Magna Ergonomics and Safety Department to ensure all packaging meets required standards\r
Shared responsibility Rack Engineer/Logistics Industrial Engineer\r
Determine Lot Size and DOS for all parts to ensure correct quantity of packaging is purchased\r
Work w/ facilities group to ensure enough inside floor space and outside storage exists for all packaging required\r
Work w/ Assembly Layout Engineer to plan for adequate room in Assembly Cells for each container/rack\r
Conduct packaging inventory to determine # of plastic totes and wire baskets that need to be purchased\r
Generate timeline that production rack suppliers must follow\r
Work w/ Logistics Manager to ensure proper flow of parts/packaging through entire process\r
All information and documents related to logistics and rack to be stored on project server in correct location\r
Knowledge and Education•Bachelor Degree either in Industrial, Mechanical or Materials Engineering or 10 years related automotive experience. Must have an understanding in the following areas, Press Shop, Assembly and Logistics. \r
Working knowledge of catia V4/V5. And Auto Cad\r
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Project, Word.\r
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.\r
Strong leadership skills.
Skills and Competencies•Applicable laws, rules, regulations and/or policies and procedures;\r
Research methods, techniques, and/or sources of information;\r
Excellent knowledge of principles, theories and practices of Project Management;\r
Excellent tooling skills from planning to launching\r
Excellent skills in equipment planning and installation for assembly equipment\r
Excellent knowledge regarding quality expectations, planning and implementation within new projects\r
Excellent skills regarding Automotive product launches\r
Excellent product knowledge in Class-A and Class-C for the automotive industry\r
Familiar with all quality related methods and tools such as but not limited to APQP, FMEA, etc. \r
Excellent customer relationships
Please note: The Packaging Engineer must be flexible to work both first and second shifts.
Logistics Operations Americas is part of GTO and has approximately 1,000 employees in more than 20 locations within the region. Our job is to design, handle and optimize the supply chain for all Volvo Group brands. The scope for Logistics Services includes making sure material is delivered to the production facilities, packaging is available, vehicles are distributed to the dealers, and that management of material, warehouses and distribution ensures the availability of parts everywhere in the world. We make sure all logistics services are delivered with world class operational excellence.
We have exciting opportunities for the right individuals at our 1,000,000 SF central Distribution Center in Byhalia, MS. The new Byhalia DC is located approximately 25 miles southeast of Memphis, TN.
The Packaging Engineer is responsible for improving packaging dealing with the purchasing, productivity, quality, performance, and profitability of CDC operations and service offerings by applying package engineering methods and analysis to a variety of business opportunities and problems. Packaging Engineers at the Byhalia CDC typically work as members of small teams focused on projects in process analysis and improvement process, analytics, or customer-facing sales engineering solution design creation and cost reductions. The successful candidate will possess a record of academic focus and leadership experience combined with demonstrated interpersonal and teamwork skills. Packaging Engineer roles lead to a variety of technical and functional career path options within the Volvo Group organization.
Analyzes engineering drawing and specifications of product to determine physical characteristics of item, special handling and safety requirements, and type of materials required for containers
Work with purchasing and other departments to determine costs and feasibility of producing proposed packaging
Develops or direct development of drawing, specifications, samples, and written analysis of proposed packaging in order to present design for approval
Confers with sales representative to draw up contracts
Advises management on efficient packing procedures, innovations in packaging material and utilization of packaging material of all types
Assists with manpower and material usage in meeting budgetary/costs constraints, deadlines, goals and objectives for packaging operation
Coordinate external prepackaging needs
Assists goods out in the development training material for outbound protective packaging
Initiate and maintain stock profile of a range of packing material within pre-set objectives (including material value, part number ranges, and turnover rate)
Review customer compliant file for packaging problems and take appropriate action
You optimize and standardize the way of working to optimize the outbound filling degree
You are in contact with packaging responsibilities within the Volvo Group, external pre-pack responsibilities and packaging suppliers for troubleshooting, optimizing packaging and testing of alternative packaging material
You make sure that master- and other data related to packaging are always correct and updated in the systems
You investigate and implement structural adjustments to comply with legal provisions (e.g. shipping packaging for dangerous goods)
You collect the necessary information to be able to comply with the legal obligations concerning packaging (e.g. annual reports, formatting of a prevention plan)
You contribute to continuously improve safety, quality, lead time, cost efficiency, environmental impact and employee satisfaction of our warehouse operations
You work closely together with the Logistics Engineers, responsibilities for Environment and Dangerous Goods and Operations (support all elements of ISO9001 and ISO14001 standards and regulations)
Develop ways of measuring and communicating operational effectiveness that generate business insight for the organization
Obtain feedback on proposed improvement ideas
Develop ways of measuring and communicating operational effectiveness that generate business insight for the organization
Obtain feedback on proposed improvement ideas
Minimum Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, or a related field is preferred. Cooperative education/work minimum 5 years' experience and campus involvement are preferred
Good communicator and team player
Strong perform an accurate administration
Knowledge about Industry 4.0
Knowledge in Lean Principles
See opportunities and take initiative
Preferred knowledge of logistic processes and manufacturing
You can express yourself fluently in English
Successful candidates will have a solid working knowledge of relational databases, computer programming, structured query language, and Microsoft Office Suite tools. Experience with programming languages such as C++, Java, Visual Basic, Bartender and CAD
We are looking for a Jr. Engineering candidate would prefer someone with specifically a packaging engineering degree. If not, a mechanical engineering or industrial design engineering degree is acceptable . Cal poly is a preferred school to source candidates from.
Job Details: Position involves support of senior staff in the initiation, design, and delivery of projects, particularly for automation related scope.
Employ basic engineering skills and practices to gather user requirements and translate them into technical documentation for execution by third party firms.Assist with project definition by performing engineering studies and assessment for automation system installations. Perform field evaluations of existing systems and provide engineering design recommendations.;
- previous intern experience is a plus
- experience with automation is a plus, as well as experience with computer programming, systems, and/or robotics.
Type:Temp/ContractLocation:Thousand Oaks, CA
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Incorporated, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Packaging Engineer located in Lititz, PA.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people's lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and Over-The-Counter (OTC) products.
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Reporting to the Sr. Manager, Product Integration, the Packaging Engineer is responsible for providing technical expertise in the areas of design, development and production scale-up of new packaging component and systems. The individual provides departmental technical experience and leadership for package development while collaborating with Packaging Business Unit, Maintenance, Validation, Engineering and other affiliated departments and organizations to identify and address packaging and packaging equipment needs.
The Company's management reserves the right to add, delete or otherwise alter assigned duties at any time. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Develop, write and gain approval of change control documentation to support package changes.
Plan and execute package engineering assignments.
Engage in the life cycle management of the material and structural aspects of packages, including the integration of the requirements of the product, equipment, Marketing and Supply Chain strategies, and validation strategies to ultimately deliver a robust packaging system to the market.
Lead the development and assessment of the following types of information to support package development and life cycle management initiatives, including but not limited to the following activities: design requirements, definition of the scope of change, packaging and equipment solution proposals, prior knowledge and knowledge gap assessments, risk assessments, test plans, and test results analysis and conclusions.
Develop, write, gain cross-functional alignment, and route for approval package development documentation that captures the above end-to-end project specific information. (Examples of documentation: Package Component Specifications, Package Development Assessment and Plan documents, Packaging Line Trial Protocols and Reports, Package Development Reports, Technical Justifications, etc.)
Lead packaging projects related to such areas as compliance initiatives, brand maintenance or expansion, cost saving initiatives, innovative package development, ergonomic improvement, and environment goals.
Have technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating assignments for self, contractors or coops.
Determine and coordinate physical testing to ensure product and package integrity for manufacturing through end users.
Lead troubleshooting in the resolution of packaging or process related issues in packaging and the field.
Develop recommendations on general packaging guidelines, packaging documentation, and standards for processes and functional requirements.
Execute packaging projects in compliance with government and corporate guidelines.
Contribute to the company with inventions, new designs, processes or techniques which are lead to the resolution of problems or cost savings initiatives.
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field is required
A Packaging Sciences degree is preferred
A minimum of 4 years of industry experience is required
Package Development experience is preferred
Specific experience within the Consumer, OTC, or Pharmaceutical industry is preferred
GMP experience is preferred
Experience in a regulated environment is preferred
Advanced, technical knowledge related to package materials, equipment, testing and package development is preferred
Ability to work in a cross functional environment relating to Operations, Package Development, etc. is required
Previous experience focusing on managing technical processes and projects is required
Proficiency in MS Office applications are required, especially with Excel and PowerPoint is required
Proficiency in Mini-tab is preferred
Experience with Change Control preferred
Experience with injection and blow molding is preferred
Experience in customer focus, program/project management, accountability, process orientation is preferred
Experience in process excellence and process thinking and application of tools is preferred
Six Sigma or Process Excellence certification is preferred
Negotiation skills, ability to effectively work with peers, and analytical skills are preferred
This is an 18 month duration based role and may go through the end of 2020
This role is located in Litiz, PA and requires up to 10% domestic travel
United States-Pennsylvania-Lititz-400 West Lincoln Avenue
Johnson & Johnson (6067)
Support new product development and current production by designing and implementing packaging that protects appliances during the product distribution cycle. Influence new product design to reduce the amount of packaging required by way of inherent component damage resistance. Develop continuous improvements to packaging, reducing the cost and improving the quality of our product.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Design and implement internal and external packaging to protect appliances, and reduce the cost of damage providing a better customer experience.
Act as product development partner to other engineers and designers, providing feedback on product designs to ensure a robust part that will survive the rigors of transportation.
Provide cost and quality improvements to the current packaging designs by analyzing damage data and laboratory test results.
Study the distribution of our products to advise on improvements in handling and installation practices, and revise our current test specifications to better align with actual handling.
Drive modular designs that will reduce part complexity and provide for automated assembly.
Sponsorship is not available for this role.
BS degree in Packaging Science or Mechanical Engineering, with 2-3 years' work experience within a product development environment.
Prefer experience with protective packaging design on large consumer goods.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Enjoys working in a quick to market environment with the ability to support multiple projects
Understanding of ISTA standards and procedures, including vibration, drop, and clamp testing
Familiar with large product clamp handling and warehouse stacking
Experience working with overseas OEM suppliers on new product development preferred
Designing packaging for high volume assembly lines using EPS (molded and hot wire cut), corrugated, and clear view, considering supplier capabilities and ease of assembly
3D modeling (CATIA preferred)
Demonstrated interpersonal skills and ability to interpret data and translate that into design changes, and or test specification revisions.
Must possess a high level of attention to detail, releasing designs that are well documented to ensure a robust design
We are a global team of 6,000 visionaries, doers, and makers. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, beauty and bonding, confidence and determination.
The Edgewell strategic business unit, which is a division of Edgewell Personal Care, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of a diverse portfolio of consumer and personal care products. Edgewell is focused on Sun Care products, including Banana Boat, Hawaiian Tropic, and Private Label brands; Infant Care products, including spill-proof cups, baby bottles, pacifiers, and Diaper Genie. Feminine Care products, including the brands of Gentle Glide, Sport and OB tampons; Stay free and Care free, pads and liners. Skin Care products, including Wet Ones and Gloves and Shaving preparations in the Brands of Edge and Skintimates.
Under the direction of the packaging manager, works with minimal supervision to develop packaging for the brands assigned of Edgewell's Personal Care products. Serve as a packaging developer in support of Innovation, cost savings and business continuity projects. This position will serve as a contributing member of cross functional business teams. Support the development of product concepts, concept feasibility. The individual will monitor progress against timelines and due dates as well as provide guidance and coaching to those assigned on a project basis.
Manage assigned Package Development projects, working with Brand and project teams, to meet category objectives and project ship to trade dates
Hold discussions during product team meetings; communicate technical issues and details to the project team and management
Partner with Consumer Insights group (s) to develop and support the execution of strategic consumer learning plans in support of business objectives, including focus groups, ethnography, and product testing
Provide packaging options. Develop, engineer, and test packaging components and modify as necessary to meet: consumer requirements, functional parameters, cost targets and manufacturing & shipping requirements
Provide technical input to package design process and assure package designed for manufacturing acceptability, while realizing desirable aesthetic elements
Execute new package designs and perform package component testing and qualification, working with suppliers, from engineering prints to making models & prototypes, through to unit and production tooling
Work effectively with Package Engineering, Suppliers, and Manufacturing to assure the creation of timely functional specifications
Write specifications in EPC specification data base system
Develop strong relationships and communicate effectively to manage projects with Brand Managers, Product Development, Purchasing, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Suppliers, and EPC global counterparts
Keep abreast of developments across appropriate packaging and manufacturing technologies
Required Skills and Experience
Must be able to effectively organize and manage workflow of multiple projects and priorities in a dynamic environment
Must be able to demonstrate project management to realize the order, importance, and impact of appropriate project activities and maintain Packaging commitments to project scheduling
Must be able to communicate issues effectively to technical and non-technical personnel. (Brand, Finance, Creative, Manufacturing)
Must have the ability to manage third party relationships (e.g. outside design consultants, inventors, suppliers, etc.)
Must be able to work effectively with regional and/or global teams composed of individuals with technical and non-technical backgrounds
Must have the ability to prioritize and organize workload on multiple programs of low-to-medium complexity to complete on time
Must have the ability to develop and implement schedules and ensure that engineering procedures are followed.
Must have the ability to manage assigned projects, monitoring the status of all elements affecting the outcome of the program
Must have the ability to guide laboratory support personnel as required to accomplish a task
BS in Mechanical, Package or Chemical Engineering, or equivalent technical degree
Minimum of 5 years of package development experience required, ideally with consumer products companies.
Knowledge of packaging components and properties such as; aerosols, pumps, closures, bottles, tubes, flexible films and lamination, paperboard (folding cartons, cards, labels) plastic processing (injection and extrusion blow molding and cast and blown films
Experience dealing with packaging component suppliers, standard test methods as ASTM, GMPs OTC test and protocols
Effective verbal / written communication, interpersonal. Ability to clearly communicate technical and non-technical information via verbal presentations and in writing
Must be a highly credible individual, think and act independently to make sound decisions
Must be capable of quickly establishing relationships both internally and externally
Must exhibit a true sense of urgency in responding to customers
Good computer skills. Proficiency with Word, Excel, Access/databases e-mail and internet applications
Excellent organizational, prioritizing, problem-solving and follow up skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks / projects simultaneously
- Travel domestically and internationally as required on assigned projects. Travel requirements are 10 to 20% per month, which may include overnight travel, local travel to Allendale NJ, Dover, DE as well as other manufacturing, contract manufacturing and component manufacturing sites
Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
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