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Junior packaging engineer
Location – remote
The individual will conduct packaging development projects from initiation through manufacture (launch)Projects will consist of modifications of packaging for existing products as well as the packaging for new productsThe individual will have accountability to their packaging projects to assure they meet quality and consumer expectations while maintaining project scheduleUnder limited manager supervision, the individual will also work closely with quality, finance, procurement, regulatory, engineering, operations, consultants and outside vendors.
Packaging development with various materials: fiberboard, corrugated, plastics, films
Execute basic projects with complete scope from primary through tertiary packaging development
Approval of specifications and boms
Generation and execution of test plans and reports
Creation and maintaining of time lines
Completion of qualification programs for new package designs and materials
Completion of cost savings initiatives as related to package designs and materials
Travel to vendor and manufacturing locations for support of packaging project activities
Hands-on evaluation of packaging for conformance to project requirementsThese activities can occur in warehouses and in packaging laboratory studies
The successful candidate would have 3+ years of relevant experience in package developmentA preference will be towards candidates that have experience in “consumer goods” packaging areas.
The candidate should have a bs degree in package engineering or mechanical engineering with substantial work history in package engineering / development.
Written and oral communications skills is a must.
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Candidate must demonstrate leadership and the ability to be a strong team player.
Ideal experience would include knowledge of some or all of the following areas:
Primary through tertiary packaging development for new product launches
Coordination and completion of qualification for new package designs and materials
Development of component specifications
Basic knowledge across different packaging materials / converting methods:
Folding cartons (solid fiberboard)
Working knowledge of sap / plm systems
Equity packaging, incIs a global package development and engineering company that specializes in the management and improvement of packaging functionsThe company is headquartered in the united states of america, and has an asian and latam regional branch officesWe support the package development and engineering function(s) of global food, pharmaceutical / medical device, consumer products, and industrial companies, which operate throughout the worldEquity packaging offers a highly competitive compensation, and a comprehensive benefits package including but not limited to:
Medical, dental, vision
401k matching plan
Job type: full-time
Posted 30+ days ago