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Packaging Engineer

Company: 1-800-Flowers
Location: Medford
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

Description Harry & David is looking for a Packaging Engineer to join our team in Medford, Oregon. The Packaging Engineer is primarily a technical development role which leads new structural packaging design efforts within the product development process. Additionally this position provides technical support for plant operations. The Packaging engineer will expose themselves to a number of packaging material designs, equipment, and plant operations to provide guidance in the product development process. This position requires working with different members of the management team and using their leadership styles to address various situations. The packaging engineer will gain an appreciation for keeping an eye on the big picture while addressing individual issues. Major responsibilities of the position are listed below. Other duties, assignments and specific projects may be assigned at the discretion of management. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Lead development of structural and technical packaging design efforts across multiple business units. Work with Merchandising, Creative Design and Supply Management to test new package ideas and concepts. Insure optimal and accurate parameters are provided for projects early on to guide development and aid in critical decisions. Insure functionality of packaging concepts through testing and analysis. Lead cost saving and continuous improvements efforts in packaging across all categories and divisions. Research and introduce new packaging ideas and technologies. Manage costs through effective engineering. Provide support to business groups to resolve packaging issues. Lead the technical implementation of business and complex technical projects. Will manage smaller projects independently. Coordinate and execute experiments and operational trials; prepare results in technical reports, both written and oral, for review with minimal supervision. Develop, interpret, and issue technical specifications. Maintain awareness of technical trends and new developments in the packaging industry. Participate in brainstorming and information gathering for resource planning process as needed. Have a solid understanding of the implications project efforts and tasks can have on overall company profitability. Apply packaging expertise to solve production and packaging problems, develop new packaging materials, equipment, and monitor production processes. Provide input to process and packaging improvements including but not limited to sizing of equipment, identifying equipment capacity requirements, developing process control systems, increasing efficiencies of packaging line equipment and work with packaging material suppliers. Install new equipment and modify existing equipment, along with all of the inherent training and start up issues that must be addressed. Write technical reports and support with follow up. Monitor and guide cost savings projects. Initiate and manage supplier relationships in conjunction with Strategic Sourcing efforts. Provide technical mentoring and training to production personnel. Other job duties as assigned. Requirements Bachelors in Packaging, Engineering or related field; or relevant experience. 6 months-3+ years package engineering experience. Solid understanding of packaging materials capabilities and equipment. Knowledge of test methodology. Strong ability to collaborate and maintain cross-functional partnerships. Strong analytical and logical problem solving abilities. Developing troubleshooting skills with ability to think on their feet. Understanding of business principles. Financial understanding to optimize profitability. Advanced verbal and written communication skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office. About Us Harry & David is a leading gourmet gift company and a top 100 Internet Retailer. With a 75-year reputation for genuine farm-to-table freshness and unsurpassed quality, Harry & David is legendary for products such as the Fruit-of-the-Month Club gifts, Royal Riviera Pears, Oregold Peaches, and Moose Munch gourmet caramel popcorn made exclusively in our own confectionery. Why Harry & David? We are the nation's foremost purveyor of gourmet fruit and food gifts through our premier direct marketing and e-commerce techniques. We offer a great corporate culture, competitive salary, and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision. If you love our gourmet food as much as we do, you will also enjoy our generous employee discount on all of our delectable Harry & David products. Harry & David is part of the ***************** Family of Brands (*******************).

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