The Mechanical Packaging Engineer is a vital role in the Engineering Department and provides support to the engineering team with technical analysis regarding designs developments, product/package performance, customer development, quality concerns and product validation. This role will be detailed oriented in the day-to-day transactional work.
This position is part of the engineering team and reports to the Sr. Director of Engineering. This role works primarily and directly with the Fusionpkg design, development, project managers, Fusionpkg China project engineering and account managers to deliver innovative new packaging for brands meeting their launch timelines. This includes daily follow-up with U.S. teams at the headquarters in Dallas and sales offices as verbal and email communication with the product teams in China.
Influencing Others: Gain others’ support for ideas, proposals, projects and solutions. Presents arguments that address the most significant concerns and issues; Takes a personal interest in others to build healthy relationships; Accurately anticipates the implications of events or decisions for various stakeholders and plans strategy accordingly
Fostering Innovation: Develops, sponsors or supports the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures or technology; Develops and proposes new approaches, methods, technologies or better, faster and less expensive ways of doing things; Works cooperatively with others to produce innovative solutions
Initiative: Identifies what needs to be done and doing it before being asked or required by the situation; Seeks out others involved in a situation to learn their perspectives; Takes independent action to change the direction of events
Technical Expertise: Effectively applies technical knowledge to solve a range of complex problems; Is seen as an expert, willingly provides advice or solutions in their domain; Is proactive in keeping current in their technical field of expertise; Sets up procedures to ensure high quality of work and monitors the quality of work on a regular basis
Conceptual Thinking: Finding effective solutions by taking a holistic, abstract or theoretical perspective; Quickly identifies the central or underling issues in a complex situation
The work environment and physical demands are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate in an office setting.
The employee is frequently required to be in a stationary position and regularly use the computer keyboard and mouse and will view the computer monitor frequently. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and reach with hands. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential job functions.