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Packaging Engineer

Company: Performance Health
Location: Akron
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Job Description:

Performance Health is the number one provider of product solutions to physical therapists, occupational therapists, athletic trainers, chiropractors, and professional massage therapists. As the single manufacturer of leading brands Biofreeze--, TheraBand---, Cramer--, Bon Vital--, TheraPearl--, and Perform--, Performance Health offers products covering the entire spectrum from health and wellness to rehab and sports medicine to pain relief and performance. We built our nearly one-hundred year old business by helping people stay active, at all levels of performance. We are looking for a Packaging Engineer to join our team in Akron, OH. The Packaging Engineer provides basic technical expertise to the sourcing operation in regards to fundamental packaging and display design, assembly instructions, specs, and supplier management. Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop, educate, and continuously improve packaging protocol for various packaging levels as assigned that minimizes the risk of product loss and / or damage
  • Understand and develop package design and testing protocol
  • Execution in the design and creation of new primary, secondary, tertiary, and display level packaging designs for retail, clinical and e-commerce businesses
  • Create and maintain specifications, generate drawings and inspection procedures
  • Research product technical information to maintain competent knowledge of various product attributes
  • Create and write assembly instructions for package assembly to be executed at any location
  • Perform value analysis to satisfy form, fit and function requirements at the lowest total cost while maintaining product integrity
  • Plan and execute offsite packaging and execution, from start-up through actual shipment direct to customer DCs
  • Understand and execute shipper carton designs that satisfy freight cost savings analysis for floor load versus pallet load freight movement
  • Must have a high level of initiative, with good basic business acumen, analytical and problem solving skills, good organizational habits and be results driven
  • Ability to manage own projects and time schedules for on time outputs
  • Ability to work cross functionally with all stakeholders of any given project
  • Performs other duties as assigned Job Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree in Packaging/Packaging Engineering or related Engineering field
    • 1-3 years engineering and/or packaging experience
    • CPG packaging experience or education in the field
    • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time; including overnight travel
    • Project Management skills
    • Proficiency in MS Office Suite of products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) Performance Health is a leader in consumer healthcare and the largest global manufacturer and distributor of products to the rehabilitation and sports medicine markets. The company's products are sold to leading healthcare facilities and practitioners such as physical therapists, athletic trainers, and chiropractors, as well as direct to consumers. Its market-leading brands, which are sold in over 100 countries, include Biofreeze--, TheraBand--, TheraPearl--, Cramer--, Sammons Preston--, and Rolyan--. Performance Health is headquartered in the greater Chicago, Illinois area, with significant operations both in the US and internationally. Performance Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, and any other characteristic protected by law.

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