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Packaging Engineer

Company: Kellogg's
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: September 12, 2021

Job Description:

We are always looking for innovative Packaging Technical Designers at Kellogg! You will develop and commercialize new packaging solutions across a wide range of product/package forms, working with solutions on cross-functional teams that drive the growth of the overall company. Your technical knowledge of packaging materials, design, and equipment is key to the success of Kellogg.

HERE'S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Driving Innovation -You will use your innovative thinking skills to develop, transform and execute packaging projects to drive our Category or Global Innovation pipeline.
  • End to End Support - Bottom line growth is critical to our success and you will have the opportunity to identify and deliver cost transformation and optimization across the entire portfolio of products and material platforms.
  • Leadership and Consumer Focus- We know you care about our consumers! Here's where you can demonstrate technical and business leadership within cross-functional teams while supporting the company philosophy and direction as well as engaging with consumers in the evaluation of packaging concepts and prototypes.
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Your technical depth and breadth within the packaging discipline will stand out here!
  • Bachelor's Degree in packaging, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, industrial design, or another related technical field preferred
  • Clear understanding of packaging design, materials, equipment, and systems
  • Experienced in problem-solving, leading, and managing projects and project teams
  • Ability to influence and drive alignment among team functions
  • Effective communication skills to convey complex and/or detailed information to a wide range of individuals/audiences with different knowledge levels
  • A minimum of 5-7 years' relevant industry experience
Bonus Points:

  • An entrepreneurial spirit goes a long way!
  • Advanced degree in a technical discipline
  • Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Packaging experience
  • Experience with Packaging Sustainability initiatives
  • Creativity and thinking outside the "box", literally and figuratively!
WHAT'S NEXT

It's best to apply today because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn't want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what's next, click on one of the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values
  • New Hire Benefits Guide
  • Kellogg Stories and News
THE FINER PRINT

This role requires travel and flexibility in your schedule as you will need the ability to travel 10% to 20%+ of the time.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Nearest Major Market: Battle Creek

Nearest Secondary Market: Kalamazoo

Keywords: Kellogg's, Battle Creek , Packaging Engineer, Other , Battle Creek, Michigan

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