Search Jobs

Packaging Engineer

Bedford Park, IL 60638

Posted: 11/20/2018 Employment Type: Contract to Direct Category: Engineers-All Other Job Number: 79181

One of PEAK' s clients is looking for a Packaging Engineer who will be responsible for designing new case packaging for new product design. Ideally, you will have  5-10 years of experience with a solid knowledge of packaging theory, how to design pallet patterns, and understanding of cube layout. 

Project management skills and the ability to interact with multiple manufacturing plants and corporate personnel will be necessary to succeed in this position. 

Your work responsibilities will include: 
Packaging engineering design for development and ongoing production of  packaging materials related to the manufacturing of products 
Support growth objectives with new packaging designs, cost effective packaging and new technology 
Develop packaging specifications, material alternatives, engineering change orders and cost estimates 
Collect data, interpret results, qualify new materials, formulate and then communicate recommendations to influence business decisions and solve problems 
Assist in driving improvements throughout supply chain 
Provide technical support to procurement for vendor management initiatives 

B.S. degree in Packaging Engineering required 
Strong Packaging design skills, especially design of corrugated packaging 
Must be proficient with TOPS/CAPE

Ability to create/make Die Lines. 

Experience with Adobe Illustrator is preferred. 

Experience with SAP is highly preferred.

Microsoft Office programs including Word, Power Point, and Excel. 
Strong communication and problem solving skills 
Detail oriented, self motivated, and able to work independently with minimal guidance 
Ability to work with cross functional groups, teams, and accommodate changing business priorities. 
Must have excellent time management and professional communication skills. 
Self-directed and uses judgment to proactively seek guidance from management or update status to management. 
Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter
Chat With A Recruiter

Send an email reminder to:

Refer A Friend

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

All Testimonials

John understood the scope of my job and was able to manage my moving goal posts and did not get rattled when I pulled the carpet out from under him …Read More

Bill M.

See All Testimonials

PEAK Careers!

Take control of your career! Join the team as a recruiter at PEAK and build the future of your dreams.