Job Boards Template Toggle navigation New Search Sign Up Login Career Transitions http://www.careertransitionsllc.com Packaging Engineer 555 Park Drive Owatonna, MN 55060 2018-08-30 2018-10-23 Employment Type: Permanent Hire Industry: Industry Job Number: 7797 Job Description Are you a Packaging Engineer interested in new opportunities near Owatonna, Minnesota? Top reasons to work with us? Opportunity to work with one of the area' s highest growth companies. The company fosters a very strong promote from with-in culture, offering opportunity for long term growth and promotion Excellent compensation and benefits package. The Packaging Engineer is responsible for delivering the following: Leading the design and testing in all areas of packaging including raw material, in-process, finished goods with a focus on safety, ergonomics, quality, material flow and cost. Protecting finished goods from freight damage during transit to customers while minimizing the total cost of the packaging and freight costs. Working with all departments in order to identify and achieve proper packaging in support of new product development, quality improvement, customization, and cost reduction goals. Developing packages, package components and packaging systems that best meet the needs of internal/external customers to support strategic business needs for growth, quality and productivity while protecting products from damage during transit. Developing test procedures for all packages, package components and packaging systems to ensure we meet all necessary safety, quality and density. Monitoring performance and ensure that projects are executed in line with the overall strategic plan and are on time and on budget. Serving as a liaison between Design Engineering and Purchasing on packaging and other functions to support product launch activities. Seek and recommend suppliers for all forms of packaging recommend best methods for packaging and work closely with Purchasing to manage quality, cost, delivery and Logistics. Direct corrective actions with service providers and vendors to resolve packaging issues. Identify opportunities for returnable packaging and drive implementation through Supply Chain. What you need to be successful as a Packaging Engineer: B.S. in packaging, industrial engineering, or other engineering science 3+ years Packaging Engineering experience In-depth knowledge of packaging components, material compatibility and technologies related to development, testing and implementation of new product packaging and delivery systems. Knowledge in control procedures, such as the Change Management process, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). – Value Stream Mapping and Process Optimization Project Management: plan, develop and execute Must possess a working knowledge of Microsoft Office. Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point. Creates designs, drawings and prototype samples utilizing Solidworks, and/or Autocad. Send us your resume so we can engage in a conversation about you, and how this role may take your career to a new level. Meet Your Recruiter Penny Camparone Apply Now Apply Later Send an email reminder to: Email Address Share This Job: Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions. Apply Now Apply Online Apply Later Send an email reminder to: Email Address Share This Job: Related Jobs: There are currently no related jobs. Please sign up for Job Alerts. Loading... Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.