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Manager Engineer - Packaging Automation

125,000 – 155,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 11/25/22

Job Description

Job description:

Manager, Packaging Automation Engineering / Packaging Engineering Manager Hybrid opportunity
Highly successful, global multibillion-dollar Food manufacturing market leader with well-known iconic brands seeks a passionate, innovative leader to develop key strategies, programs and projects that deliver product excellence and add value across the organization.

This is an exciting opportunity where you will be a critical member of the Leadership Team with fantastic opportunities for career growth and access to state-of-the-art methods, tools, and procedures to help you deliver optimum performance.

Location: Location: Chicago, IL or Omaha, NE, or remote with travel depending on the candidate.

Compensation: Up to $155K base + 15% Bonus opportunity + 9% 401k match + Full Relocation!


  • As the engineering subject matter expert you will provide strategic governance for key initiatives across the manufacturing platform.
  • You will identify, develop, and manage the rollout of continuous improvement and maintenance programs
  • Use subject matter expertise in assigned areas, 3rd party engineering, and OEMs to develop labor-reducing / cost-saving automation projects.
  • Provide technical and economic feasibility analysis
  • Lead machine design improvements and modifications to equipment
  • Assist with the design and management of Control Logic and Motion Controls
  • Ensure that existing technology is current with state-of-the-art technology and commercial applications



  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering - Mechanical / Robotics / Packaging.
  • 8+ years in manufacturing with 2+ years in Food Manufacturing
  • Ability to develop and implement automation/robotic solutions
  • Project Engineering and project execution experience
  • Ability to implement continuous improvement applications in engineering design.
  • Practical experience with Packaging Equipment Engineering
  • Travel 30% - 60%
Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Great company, good work-life balance, excellent opportunities for advancement.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 125000

Salary Max : 155000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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