Packaging Engineer

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Location
Atlanta, GA
Salary
$75,000 - $90,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Dec 13, 2018
Job ID
2642318

Global, industry leading, financially solid and ever expanding consumer packaging company seeks an accomplished Packaging Engineer to manage key customer accounts.

 

Key Responsibilities:

· Establish and grow strong, positive and mutually successful customer relationships.

· As the Voice of the Customer you will drive collaboration with many internal and external functions to ensure customer needs, wants and technical problems are a priority and resolved promptly.

· Led new product development initiatives; ensure rapid and successful commercialization of new packaging.

· Solve customer challenges with innovative solutions

 

Qualifications:

· Bachelor's degree: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Polymer Science/Engineering, Materials Science/Engineering, or a closely affiliated degree program.

· Minimum of 3 years experience working with packaging (flexible or rigid). Experience with food or consumer product packaging preferred. Examples include extruded thin films/pouches, thermoformed sheet/clamshells, blow molded bottles.

· 2 or more years of experience developing new products including successful commercialization.

· Strong technical troubleshooting skills

· Travel commitment: 35% ( trials/meetings at customer, vendor, and internal plants)

· Project management skill, perseverance, and initiative are imperative for success in this role.

 

Keywords:

Packaging, flexible packaging, rigid packaging, food packaging, cpg, hba, medical device, polymers, extrusion, blown film, coating, laminating, printing, bag making, blow molding, sheet extrusion, thermoforming, clamshell, project management, plant trial, DOE, new product development, product design, commercialization, customer technical support