Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer 2 ; Requisition ID: 871-1
Location: Mossville, IL - Must be on-site!
Daily Schedule: 7:00am to 4:00pm
Position’s Contributions to Work Group: - The Product Support and Logistics Division has an immediate opening for a Manufacturing Project Engineer with packaging experience/knowledge in Morton, IL. In this role, you will manage multiple projects that incorporate the design and develop of returnable or expendable packaging for individual piece parts and finished components shipping. Proper packaging design includes part containment, protection, optimization of transportation, line-side improvements, and other supply chain functions.
Typical task breakdown: - • Manage multiple projects to reduce total cost associated with packaging design. • Capturing current state packaging specifications, identifying improvements, working with packaging designers to redesign, and implementing improvements. • Work with safety, purchasing, transportation, external suppliers, supply chain managers, and manufacturing operations. An understanding of packaging and/or material properties is necessary. • Source projects for By Product Materials (expendable to returnable) reductions • Identify and utilize Safety Failure Modes and Effects Analysis • Utilize data analytics to identify packaging solutions • Perform containerization analysis • Validate new packaging and containers during development through final assembly • Coordinate with assembly planning for line-side storage and ergonomic considerations • Resolve safety and / or quality issues caused by current packaging • Interface with 3PL and carriers for packaging optimization • Multiple experiences in Supply chain, packaging operations, project management and manufacturing experience. • Demonstrated experience of significant packaging improvement • Multiple experiences in an engineering related position *REAL WORK JOB TITLE: Manufacturing Project Engineer
Education & Experience Required: - Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Packaging, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering. Packaging Engineering Technology, Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering Technology or Industrial Technology degrees also considered.
Technical Skills • Supply chain Planning, packaging operations, and/or manufacturing experience. • Knowledge of 3D modeling - Creo • Project Management • Industrial Packaging Design Experience
Soft Skills • Initiative and collaboration • Strong communication skills, both oral and written