Packaging Engineer – R&D
SUMMARY: First Year: The Associate Engineer will be responsible for organizing, planning, managing and executing the development of the future Tyson Packaging Specification System. This individual will also manage and be responsible for the upload of specifications into the system. This activitiy will be approximately 50% of the job. The Associate Engineer will be responsible for organizing, planning, managing and executing packaging development and cost reduction projects for Retail, Club, Foodservice, and International businesses. This individual will work with project teams to investigate and recommend materials, processes, innovation, packaging, and equipment to bring assigned project to successful conclusion. Additionally they will provide technical support to Product Development, Business Units (BU), Supply Chain, and Procurement in the area of technical expertise. The individual in this role will also support Supply Chain and BU functionin manufacturing of packages that meet customer and consumer expectation for character, cost, and quality in assigned product category. REQUIREMENTS: Experience: BS/MS Packaging Engineering – 0 years total experience. Previous internship experience with food packaging a plus Education: No degree requires a minimum of 3 years total work experience in a Packaging, manufacturing, or R&D setting working with food products Computer Skills: Requires basic computer skills. For example, generating simple letters, spreadsheets and creating simple queries. May require knowledge of Tyson Business Computer. Familiarity with Cape, Tops, ArtiosCad, CAD, etc. Communication Skills: Good verbal and written communication skillsrequired. Presentation skills required. Must have the ability to effectively communicate with cross functional business partners Special Skills: Good critical thinking and problem solving skills. Good project management skills. Good planning and organizational skills. Understanding of product and packaging interactions, sustainability, food protections and packaging testsTo view a full job description and submit your resume for consideration, click APPLY TO THIS POSITION below and follow the prompts.Apply for this job.