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Want to learn more? At Mack Trucks, Inc., innovation sparks success! For decades, our name has been synonymous with quality vehicular performance and today, our legendary trucks and premier services continue to garner respect from all corners of the globe. As a leading heavy-duty truck and component manufacturer, customers turn to us not only for our progressive products, but for our reliability. If you share in our commitment to excellence, we invite you to apply for our Senior Packaging Engineer position and join our dynamic team of professionals.
We strive for balance and believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates a competitive advantage. Our people make the difference!
About the Position As Senior Packaging Engineer you will support production and logistics areas by providing the best packaging solutions for the automotive parts. You will be responsible for designing, prototyping, testing, procuring and implementing shipping racks for our current and future products, securing safety and quality standards. Doing this you will be working with cross-functional teams including tooling, manufacturing, purchasing and material handling. You also will be continuously improving the current packaging solutions, eliminating transportation, quality and ergonomics wastes. You will be part of the team of about 20 Industrial and Packaging Engineers designing the future of the factory by participating in exciting projects we are running. In this journey you will report to the Business Team Leader - Logistics.
Main activities and responsibilities for these roles:
• Support the design and implementation of shipping racks and custom returnable packaging solutions for major truck components • Drive inventory management and maintenance programs of shipping rack fleets • Support new product introductions by ensuring parts have a packaging solution prior to release of the new product feature • Maintain project timelines, main interface with packaging suppliers, component suppliers purchasing and factory needs • Develop, monitor, and adjust budgets as required • Lead and facilitate cross functional teams when needed dealing with packaging
Minimum Education, Experience, and Skillset • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, or equivalent required • 2-3 years experience of automotive industry packaging and/or tooling experience required
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: • CAD, Sketchup, Autodesk, PTC Creo view and other similar 3D design experience • Advanced understanding basic computer programs (Excel, Power Point, Word, Access) • Basic understanding of metal fabrication, plastic forming and transportation protection • Project management background is a plus • Strong communication, planning, organization and visualization/presentation skills • Lean manufacturing concepts and principles • Ability to work flexible hours (including varying shifts, possible weekends and overtime)
Founded in 1900, Mack Trucks is an iconic brand that embodies the American spirit: pioneering, hard-working, authentic and ambitious. Mack trucks are recognized around the world as “The American Truck You Can Count On,” thanks to our durable, reliable and application-driven vehicles that get the job done. With Mack Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
Mack is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, Eicher, SDLG, Rokbak, cellcentric, Prevost, Nova Bus and Volvo Penta.
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If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about when and who you are meeting and if you need to prepare anything. Usually there is 1-3 rounds of interviews in our hiring process. The interviews can be by phone, online video or on-site. Further steps can include technical tests, assessment tests and references.
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