Manufacturing Engineer

Position Summary:

This position will develop and execute packaging equipment and process improvement projects to optimize plant performance. Responsible for complete development of capital projects, including product costs and financial justification. The position may provide engineering support on day-to-day plant activities as required. Work is performed under the general direction of the Manager of Engineering.


Bachelor’s degree in Chemical (preferred) or Mechanical Engineering with a strong background in Packaging Equipment Engineering and at least 3 – 7 years of manufacturing engineering experience is required; must also have strong knowledge of manufacturing processes and efficiencies and process engineering experience in a manufacturing plant environment; lean manufacturing knowledge is plus; financial accounting knowledge or MBA is a plus, experience with Consumer Packaged Goods is a plus.

Must be fully proficient in both Microsoft Excel and Word; must be capable of using Auto Cad or have similar knowledge with other Cad packages; Programmable Logic Control (PLC) experience is a plus; must have experience in trouble shooting and plant operations problem solving skills; must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; must have proven skills in developing and presenting key information in presentation or report form; experience working and extracting data from ERP systems is a plus.

Department: WMBarr

Reports To (Title): Manager, Engineering

Location: Channel