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POST DATE 8/19/2016
END DATE 10/16/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONPeople - Customers - Trust At Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), we think of ourselves as more than a box manufacturer. We are an ideas and solutions company. We seek to be the leader in helping our customers - large and small - package, transport and display products of all kinds. It just happens to be that corrugated products are our area of expertise. At PCA, you'll find the best people in the industry operating in a 'golden rule' culture. We actively promote mutually rewarding relationships with each other and our customers by advocating respect for every individual, ethical and fair practices, and the highest standards in what we say and do. PCA is proud to have a highly skilled and experienced team leading the way. As one of the largest producers of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the U.S., PCA offers customers broad expertise and economies of scale, while our multiple plant locations let us rapidly meet the local needs of our customers. Packaging Engineer As a Packaging Engineer you will play a key role on the Design Team that supports PCA's customers. In this role you will collaborate with customers and other team members to evaluate customers' needs and expectations, design packaging, build prototypes and make samples to submit to customers to ensure they receive cost effective and aesthetically appealing design solutions per their expectations. Create package and/or POP display designs for new products, redesigns for existing products, and 3D renderings for illustration purposes. Create Production ready artwork for display programs and graphics for sales presentations. Prepare CAD specifications for production during the manufacturing process and partner with other team members to fulfill customer requests and offer guidance in respect to optimizing department and manufacturing efficiency.Qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree with major in packaging engineering required - Working knowledge of corrugated structural design principals and production methods - Working knowledge of printing and graphic design - Excellent communication skills (verbal & visual) - Creative thinking and problem solving skills - Demonstrated critical thinking abilities - Ability to learn quickly and apply new concepts - Close attention to detail and commitment to flawless execution - Technical understanding, must be proficient in the use of CAD software, Microsoft Office, materials and manufacturing process - Self-motivated with a strong work ethic - Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and assignments simultaneously PCA offers a competitive compensation package with incentive opportunities and full benefit package including; medical, dental, vision, life, disability and 401 K with company match. Please apply for this position by sending a resume to LAKRecruiter@packagingcorp.com and include Job# 16-054 in the subject line. PCA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. .