Jun 10, 2018

Packaging Engineer

  • EasyHireJobs
  • Madison, WI, USA
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Madison , WI , United States 

Provide technical expertise in the research and development design and testing of protective packaging for medical dental and veterinary devices.  Qualified candidates must have a BS in Packaging a Masters would be a plus. This position requires at least 4 years experience in packaging development testing experience with proven record  broad knowledge of domestic and international packaging regulations.

• Collaborate with business partner packaging professionals and industry consultants along with the "Packaging Group Team" to identify opportunities for new packaging trends and materials that will improve the cost / value of packaging designs.
• Perform analysis on current packaging processes and recommend changes consistent with LEAN principles where appropriate.
• Ensure parts are protected, shipped, and delivered to the customer in salable condition.
• Support part suppliers by assisting with packaging design.
• Work with the Packaging Group Team, Parts Procurement Manager and SIA to identify, justify, source and manage production of returnable packaging to ship service parts between suppliers and SOA.
• Standardize packaging and packaging procedures across all SOA RDCs, master distribution centers and SBR.
• Work in unison with the Packaging Group Team to provide leadership and direction to packaging suppliers to ensure timely delivery and reasonable cost.
• Studies and records time, motion and speed to establish a standard production rate for packaging service parts and other worker operations.

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required.
• Familiarity with Oracle Discoverer. 
• Proficiency in 3D CAD programs, Solid Edge preferred.  Experience in an FDA regulated industry and knowledge of Pro-E is preferred. 

• EDUCATION: BS in Packaging, Masters would be a plus.

• JOB DURATION: This job is full time and long term. 




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