Career Opportunity – Packaging Engineer, AdvancePierre Foods, Cincinnati, OH
Is packaging your middle name? Do you enjoy designing product packaging that meets the needs of both the company and the customer? Do you want to work for a company where your cost savings ideas are valued? We have the perfect opportunity for you.
AdvancePierre Foods is a leading supplier of convenience food to the foodservice, school, retail, club, vending and convenience store market. We are seeking a Packaging Engineer to join our growing team in Cincinnati, Ohio.
We are seeking an individual to serve as a technical resource in the structural design of packaging used throughout the company, assuring product integrity, facilitating manufacturing and distribution, assuring food safety, providing value to our customer, and presenting products in a positive manner while controlling overall packaging costs. The Packaging Engineer will coordinate packaging construction and design with operations and engineering to assure successful scale-up and commercialization within the defined Standard Operating Processes for New Product, current product renovation, current product modification and current product maintenance. In addition, this position defines packaging specifications based on defined product and equipment needs and maintains knowledge of developments and trends in packaging for possible applications with the company's present and future products.
If you have a B.S. in Package Engineering (preferred) or related engineering field with four or more years of packaging-related experience (preferably in the food industry) as well as familiarity with ASTM and TAPPI standards related to packaging, this could be the job for you! We are seeking people who have the ability to manage multiple projects and still meet critical project milestones and who have a strong knowledge of computer aided packaging software including Adobe, autoCAD, TOPPS/CAPE and Microsoft office.
Through making and distributing a full line of packaged sandwiches and bakery items, AdvancePierre Foods is proud to have their products in the hands of thousands of satisfied customers daily. And we are equally proud of the thousands of employees that make that success happen for us. Come be a part of this amazing team of employees and help create something special for our customers. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits as well as an environment where employees are valued for their contributions to the company.
If you are interested in joining a fabulous team of professionals, apply by visiting http://bit.ly/APPENNR or send your salary requirements and a current resume to us.
Employer is EOE/M/F/D/V. Please no third party candidates.