Packaging Engineer Technician
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.The Packaging Engineer Technician is responsible for supporting Packaging Engineering in developing and executing structural specifications, Packaging Bills of Materials (BOMs) and load plans. This includes new product introductions, new market launches, manufacturing line support and R&D support. The Packaging Engineer Technician would be responsible for collaborating with the Artwork Center in creating or modifying existing printed packaging components to support artwork changes. * This position will work through the Packaging Engineers to support the local manufacturing sites on developing new structures as well as implementing structural changes and improvements for primary and secondary components * Coordinate and/or perform package qualification testing using ASTM/USP/EP/JP standards * Develop and manage a new packaging development database * Must have strong technical capabilities * Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills * The ability to prepare and give presentations in a professional work environment * Previous experience using CAD is desirable * Experience using TOPS or other Load Plan systems desirable * Experience developing specifications and working in a specification system desirable * The ability to work both independently and in team settings is required Education and Experience: * Education: Bachelor”s Degree or greater * Experience: Minimum of 2 years of professional work experience * Language Skills: Effective written and oral communication skills * Computers Skills: Microsoft Office Applications * Ability to learn new systems/programs is a must. Systems/programs that will be used include: SAP, Excel, Share Point, Outlook, Word, MS Project, Power Point, CAD, TOPs and othersApply for this job.