26 days old

EG72 - Packaging Engineer

Kelly Services
Rochester, NY 14651
The Packaging Engineer will qualify new packaging components, work on cost improvement projects to include test, analysis and development of packaging designs for existing products from initial idea, approved concept and implementation into manufacturing for the organization. This includes developing concepts, material selection, sample evaluation, structural engineering analysis, package transportation testing, creating packaging engineering standards, design verification reports and process validation reports.

The packaging engineer will collaborate with other packaging engineers, process engineers, quality engineers and project leaders to develop packaging systems for sterile and non-sterile consumable plastic products for life science, medical device, laboratory, packaging, diagnostic and consumer product markets.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that develops a wide variety of plastic lab ware products from concept to launch using an engineering focused process. Challenging opportunity for a talented engineer to drive innovation, implement new technologies and develop best engineering practices in a growing organization.


BS in Packaging Engineering (design option), Mechanical Engineering or related engineering degree with relevant packaging design experience.


Minimum 7 years of experience in package design and development.

Experience in a structured product development process, design requirements, design and change control processes.

Strong proficiency with packaging industry design and test standards (ISTA, ASTM, etc.).

Experience in regulated industry with a knowledge of sterile barrier packaging and sterilization processes.

Strong knowledge of low particulate and low bio burden medical device packaging and manufacturing practices.

Experience with medical device packaging materials and test methods.

Experience with leading packaging equipment process qualifications (IQ, OQ, PQ).

Proficiency with planning complex project activities spanning 6 12 months.

Experience with structural engineering analysis of new packaging designs.

Strong proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Solidworks (CAD), CAPE (pallet layout) and SAP (ERP) experience is a plus.

ArtiosCAD, package design software knowledge is a plus.

Container leak testing experience a plus.

Willing to travel domestically and internationally (5%).

At Kelly Services, we work with the best. Our clients include 99 of the Fortune 100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-11-06 Expires: 2020-12-07

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