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Job# 24686 BH# 323093
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Sr Packaging Engineer

Our client,  a well-known toy manufacturer, is looking for a Sr. Packaging Engineer. As a Sr. Packaging Engineer, this individual will design and develop innovative structural packaging solutions to support all existing and new product launches.

Candidate must be able to:

  • Originate a package concept for cost estimation and provide packaging solutions and cost savings as needed
  • Current knowledge of competitive products at retail
  • Create innovative structures to ensure competitive advantage
  • Design 3D structures that complement and protect complex products
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize accordingly
  • Adherence to packaging/business schedules
  • Present ideas, problems and solutions to management and peers.

Responsibilities:

  • Create innovative structures to ensure competitive advantage
  • Design 30 structures that compliment and protect complex products in transit and whilst on shelf at retail
  • Ensure that all executions are on brand and differentiated within a complex competitive landscape
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, and adhere to all packaging and business schedules
  • Work cohesively and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Have a thorough understanding of manufacturing processes, including print materials and packaging labor methods
  • Present ideas, problems and solutions to management and peers
  • Act as liaison and creative engineering partner with our overseas Supplier network
  • Meet specific package engineer milestones and support the schedule
  • Participate in various team/department/management meetings. This is a very collaborative role requiring strong communication and partnering skills
  • Support several Toy Fair requirements throughout the year

EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Have a thorough understanding of manufacturing processes, including print materials and packaging labor methods
  • Highly creative individual with ability to develop innovative package solutions utilizing chipboard, corrugate, plastics, P.E.T and styrene
  • Knowledge of package manufacturing processes and capable of generating detailed packaging specs. Must have experience re-thinking package designs with new, innovative executions.
  • Experience working in a team environment, under tight deadlines, building strong relationships.
  • Proficiency in Artios CAD and SolidWorks. Strong organizational skills and proven ability to take initiative
  • Licensed package design experience preferred
  • Bachelor's degree. 3-5 years of Packaging or Industrial Design experience preferred.

“24 Seven and its clients will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.”