Packaging Engineer in Bayport, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 5/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Bayport, MN
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Are you a Product Development Engineer that specializes in Packaging?

Volt Technical Resources is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer that specializes in Packaging or related materials for an industry leader in the Bayport, MN area

This is an exciting opportunity for an engineering professional to join the R&D team.


This position is responsible for packaging design, material selection and documentation to ensure products are delivered safely.  This role will require strong technical capabilities, project management and cross-functional team building skills by working closely with our product design, sourcing, operations and logistics partners.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Use science and engineering principles to understand packaging components and develop system level solutions
  • Design, model, test, optimize and document packaging solutions
  • Lead packaging technology projects through a phase-gate review process demonstrating technical feasibility and making recommendations to stakeholders and technical leaders as to viability of solutions to meet business needs
  • Drive improvement efforts through a solid understanding and application of modeling and statistical tools for effective solutions (ie., FEA, DOE, Process Mapping, Pugh matrix, FMEA, THA etc.)

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in Mechanical/ Industrial/ Materials Science/ Packaging or similar Engineering discipline (ABET accredited program preferred)
  • •3+ years engineering or technical experience working on product design, packaging, materials development and testing
  • Demonstrated predictive design skills through modeling, FEA and other advanced testing techniques
  • Experienced with 2D & 3D CAD modeling
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) as well as statistical software (Minitab, JMP, etc.)