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Packaging Engineer

Job Description

Ref ID: 03930-0011162170

Classification: Application Packager

Compensation: DOE

Robert Half is seeking a Packaging Engineer to lead packaging development projects from initiation through launch. Someone who loves working across cross-functional teams and aiming for continuous improvements and exploratory platforms for next-generational package design and materials selection.
The Packaging Engineer will liaise between the company and its contract manufacturers to communicate quality requirements and ensure activities are tracked and met.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Oversee and manage complete packaging development process, including the creation of packaging designs, prototype development, and performance testing
•Structural design of all types of material packaging (e.g. corrugate, paperboard, plastic, film, etc.)
•Troubleshoot new and existing packaging problems involving structural designs, materials and processes and provide creative, timely, and cost-effective solutions
•Analyze product specifications to determine adequate and compliant packaging characteristics, transportation handling, environmental and safety requirements.
•Work closely with global suppliers, Project Management, Operations, Sourcing, Product Development, Marketing, Sales, and Operations to optimize lead-time, regionalization, standardization, and compliance with customer, regulatory, and internal requirements
•Support all activities involved to achieve merchandising objectives and new product launch plans.
•Provide technical support to manufacturing and implementation processes of product packaging
•Specify and recommend efficiency tools and in-house test methods to develop and validate packaging designs and quality
•Develop and implement comprehensive third-party test plans (transit, compression, vibration tests, etc.) to ensure that packaging meets and exceeds customer specifications
•Prepare, document, and ensure maintenance of all engineering and manufacturing specifications, and bill of materials of packaging designs according to required specification
•Establish and prepare final dielines (die layout) for retail packaging and display units
•Produce 3D rendering of display and pallet layout
•Provide packaging tech pack with component breakdown and specifications for quoting purposes
•Establish standards and guidelines for supplier evaluation. Evaluate and select packaging suppliers/vendors; periodically conduct vendor reviews
•Coordinate and manage tasks and communication with both domestic and international packaging suppliers
•Identify and implement cost saving initiatives related to packaging materials, labor, efficiency, transportation, and storage
•Work closely with Logistics to optimize loading plans and freight cost
•Work with the overseas suppliers to insure that the packaging designs are optimized for manufacturability
•Create display assembling instruction manuals
•Full understanding of overseas corrugate cost drivers

Job Requirements

10+ years experience required

Technology doesn't change the world. People do.

As a technology staffing firm, we can't think of a more fitting mantra. We're extreme believers in technology and the incredible things it can do. But we know that behind every smart piece of software, every powerful processor, and every brilliant line of code is an even more brilliant person.

Leader among IT staffing agencies

The intersection of technology and people — it's where we live. Backed by more than 65 years of experience, Robert Half Technology is a leader among IT staffing agencies. Whether you're looking to hire experienced technology talent or find the best technology jobs, we are your IT expert to call.

We understand not only the art of matching people, but also the science of technology. We use a proprietary matching tool that helps our staffing professionals connect just the right person to just the right job. And our network of industry connections and strategic partners remains unmatched.

Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 888-490-4429 to learn more about this position.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2019 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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Location US-TN-Nashville
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Engineering & Aerospace, IT & Technical, Creative & Design
Other Compensation: DOE
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Job Description

Ref ID: 03930-0011162170

Classification: Application Packager

Compensation: DOE

Robert Half is seeking a Packaging Engineer to lead packaging development projects from initiation through launch. Someone who loves working across cross-functional teams and aiming for continuous improvements and exploratory platforms for next-generational package design and materials selection.
The Packaging Engineer will liaise between the company and its contract manufacturers to communicate quality requirements and ensure activities are tracked and met.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Oversee and manage complete packaging development process, including the creation of packaging designs, prototype development, and performance testing
•Structural design of all types of material packaging (e.g. corrugate, paperboard, plastic, film, etc.)
•Troubleshoot new and existing packaging problems involving structural designs, materials and processes and provide creative, timely, and cost-effective solutions
•Analyze product specifications to determine adequate and compliant packaging characteristics, transportation handling, environmental and safety requirements.
•Work closely with global suppliers, Project Management, Operations, Sourcing, Product Development, Marketing, Sales, and Operations to optimize lead-time, regionalization, standardization, and compliance with customer, regulatory, and internal requirements
•Support all activities involved to achieve merchandising objectives and new product launch plans.
•Provide technical support to manufacturing and implementation processes of product packaging
•Specify and recommend efficiency tools and in-house test methods to develop and validate packaging designs and quality
•Develop and implement comprehensive third-party test plans (transit, compression, vibration tests, etc.) to ensure that packaging meets and exceeds customer specifications
•Prepare, document, and ensure maintenance of all engineering and manufacturing specifications, and bill of materials of packaging designs according to required specification
•Establish and prepare final dielines (die layout) for retail packaging and display units
•Produce 3D rendering of display and pallet layout
•Provide packaging tech pack with component breakdown and specifications for quoting purposes
•Establish standards and guidelines for supplier evaluation. Evaluate and select packaging suppliers/vendors; periodically conduct vendor reviews
•Coordinate and manage tasks and communication with both domestic and international packaging suppliers
•Identify and implement cost saving initiatives related to packaging materials, labor, efficiency, transportation, and storage
•Work closely with Logistics to optimize loading plans and freight cost
•Work with the overseas suppliers to insure that the packaging designs are optimized for manufacturability
•Create display assembling instruction manuals
•Full understanding of overseas corrugate cost drivers

Job Requirements

10+ years experience required

Technology doesn't change the world. People do.

As a technology staffing firm, we can't think of a more fitting mantra. We're extreme believers in technology and the incredible things it can do. But we know that behind every smart piece of software, every powerful processor, and every brilliant line of code is an even more brilliant person.

Leader among IT staffing agencies

The intersection of technology and people — it's where we live. Backed by more than 65 years of experience, Robert Half Technology is a leader among IT staffing agencies. Whether you're looking to hire experienced technology talent or find the best technology jobs, we are your IT expert to call.

We understand not only the art of matching people, but also the science of technology. We use a proprietary matching tool that helps our staffing professionals connect just the right person to just the right job. And our network of industry connections and strategic partners remains unmatched.

Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 888-490-4429 to learn more about this position.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2019 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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