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Packaging Design Engineer

Jobot Irvine, CA

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Job Description
Packaging Design Engineer opportunity in Orange County, CA - NEW GRADS WELCOME/ENTRY LEVEL

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Andrea Silberberg
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Salary: $27 - $29 per hour

A bit about us:

We are a privately owned tool manufacturing company headquartered in Irvine, California. We provide high-quality diamond tools and the best customer service in the industry. We manufacture diamond blades and core bits primarily for the construction, stone and mining industries. Products include a variety of surfaces, including brick, mortar, concrete, granite, engineered stone, tile and glass.

Job Title: Packaging Engineer
Location: Irvine, CA - this is ON-SITE, not a remote role.
Schedule: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM, Monday-Friday, full-time

1. Please tell me about your experience educationally or professionally with prototyping design and/or packaging design.
2. What CAD software are you most familiar using?
3. The hourly rate for this position is between $27-29/hour. Please confirm this is okay for you.
4. Can you commute to Irvine, CA?
5. What is your citizenship status?

Why join us?

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Job Details

  • Plans and directs activities concerned with design and development of protective packaging containers: Analyzes engineering drawings and specifications of product to determine physical characteristics of item, special-handling and safety requirements, and type of materials required for container.
  • Consults with establishment's purchasing and production departments to determine costs and feasibility of producing proposed packaging.
  • Develops or directs development of sketches, specifications, samples, and written analyses of proposed packaging in order to present design for approval.
  • May confer with customers or sales representatives to draw up contracts.
  • May advise employer or customers on efficient packing procedures, innovations in packaging materials, and utilization of sealing and fastening devices.
  • Oversee and manage complete packaging development process, including the creation of packaging designs, prototype development, and performance testing.
  • Troubleshoot new and existing packaging problems involving designs, materials and processes and provide creative, timely, and cost-effective solutions.
  • Analyze engineering drawings and specifications of product to determine physical characteristics of item, special handling, environmental and safety requirements, and types of materials required for packaging.
  • Work closely with global suppliers, engineering, product management, operations, and sourcing.
  • Participate in product introduction teams, to deliver new products to market.
  • Identify and implement cost saving initiatives related to packaging materials, labor, efficiency, transportation, and storage.
  • Work closely with Engineering to optimize packaging supply base for cost, lead time, quality, regionalization, standardization, supply assurance, and compliance with customer, regulatory, and internal requirements.

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, packaging science, or another relevant field.
  • SAP/PMIS experience preferred, not required.
  • Proficient with CAD software.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Understanding of process improvement, quality improvement concepts is needed; ISO 9001 certification (e.g., CQA, CQE, CQIA) is desirable.

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