Package Engineer

Burbank, California | Freelance | Job ID #63068 |
Posted Earlier this month

Our client, a well-known CPG company, is looking for a Packaging Engineer to join their team in a contract role through November!

Packaging Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with the cross-functional teams to develop package concepts to support line look development in assigned brands. Also collaborates with other Packaging Engineers to brainstorm package structure concepts. (10%)
  • Creates package structures for individual items in assigned brands. (45%)
  • Supports the package development process by establishing and managing changes to package size and cost reduction efforts, releasing specification packages, and troubleshooting production issues. (45%)

Packaging Engineer Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Package Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 6+ months experience in designing consumer product structural packaging
  • Demonstrated ability to manage overseas manufacturing resources
  • Knowledge of and ability to estimate package cost
  • Effective collaboration skills
  • Independent problem solving ability
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects and schedules
  • Strong attention to detail
  • CAD applications, 2D & 3D (ArtiosCAD, and Solidworks)
  • Proficient working knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to use sample cutting table

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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