Job Title Packaging Engineer- ATL
Location Atlanta / Springfield / SLC, GA / MA / UT
Job Description

Our client organization, a global food & beverage process and automation engineering company, is currently seeking Automation Engineer / Packaging Engineer or Mechanical / Industrial Engineers with Packaging Equipment Design and Material Handling experience. The company culture is one that encourages team growth concordantly with individual achievement.

Compensation includes base salary (based on experience) plus eligibility for performance bonus, profit share, 401k employer contribution, health/dental/disability/life benefits, flexible spending and paid vacation. 

Our client is a manufacturing, planning, and design firm in the architectural, engineering and construction management services sector. Operating in several US regions today, they focus on providing innovative and cost effective services to clients in North America, Central America, and Europe. 

The Mechanical or Packaging Engineer will perform the following tasks:

  • Point of contact for client, contractor and vendor communications
  • Research process requirements and develop design basis documentation
  • Develop equipment and service specifications
  • Development of schedules for discipline related design, procurement, installation and start-up
  • Manage vendor selection and equipment procurement
  • Final design engineering support and system acceptance testing
  • Develop and issue installation documentation
  • Develop system start-up and commissioning documentation
  • Installation supervision, start-up, and commissioning of related equipment
  • Coordination with other discipline engineers, including process, structural, design and architectural, as you will be designing a seamless

Automation Engineer / Packaging Engineer or Mechanical / Industrial Engineers

Unlike most corporations today, our client has no rigid management levels, but rather works in teams directed by a team leader.  Incentive programs reward communal success as well as individuals who surpass expectations.  All employees are considered equally important to the functioning and success of the company. Employees, therefore, are not assigned job titles or job descriptions.

Successful candidates will design packaging equipment to meet the needs of clients in the food industry. This will include handling a variety of liquid, granular, fragile, and or viscous products to be properly packaged. Knowledge of working with these and a variety of other products is required.   

Job Requirements of the Automation / Packaging or Mechanical / Industrial Engineers:
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Ability to travel to jobsites
  • A Bachelor degree in an engineering field
  • Process simulation experience is a plus
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in packaging equipment design and material handling experience
  • Experience with sanitary environments
  • Worked in the food industry
  • Equipment installation supervision experience
  • A fundamental comprehension of manufacturing and packaging process principles
  • Knowledge of machine and process design

Automation Engineer / Packaging Engineer or Mechanical / Industrial Engineers

  • Preparation of line balance documentation and process flow diagrams
  • Preparation of equipment specifications and purchase documentation
  • Equipment and facility layout design
  • Preparation of machine testing requirements and procedures
  • An understanding or experience with warehouse design and layout
  • Design knowledge of conveyance, wrapping, bagging, carton filling, bottling, case packing and palletizing
  • An understanding of sanitary design principals
  • Strong communications and technical writing skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite

We are not accepting applications from candidates who will require visa sponsorship. Only

candidates who are U.S. Citizens, lawful residents, or are otherwise authorized to work in the US without employer sponsorship will be considered.

The successful candidates will be professional, self-motivated, energetic and enthusiastic with excellent communication and inter-personal skills. Please reference job and posting location when submitting your resume for consideration.

Number of Openings 3