O-I Product Handling & Packaging Engineer in Perrysburg, Ohio

Product Handling & Packaging Engineer

  • Job ID #:5444

  • Functional Area:Engineering

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:Yes

  • Location:NA Regional HQ - Perrysburg, OH

  • Department:Engineering

  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

  • Experience Required:5 - 7 Years

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Position Description:

ABOUT O-I:

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) is the world's largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world's leading food and beverage brands. The Company had revenues of $6.9 billion in 2017 and employs more than 26,500 people at 78 plants in 23 countries. With global headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio, O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace.

We are currently seeking a Product Handling and Packaging Engineer to join our team at our World Headquarters in Perrysburg, OH.

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible and accountable for performing engineering, project management and technical support functions involving packaging systems and equipment for domestic glass container manufacturing. Design responsibilities will be primarily focused on the development of specifications, drawings and specification packages and providing installation, start-up and troubleshooting assistance in inspection, packaging and load build areas. As lead engineer for a project or part of engineering team, you will independently plan or by working under the direction of senior engineers and/or team leaders, schedule, conduct and/or coordinate detailed phases of engineering work in part or in total of an assigned project.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

(All other duties as assigned)

  • Develop design concepts to meet project goals and objectives.

  • Prepare and review designs, specifications and cost estimates for complex projects.

  • Develop and prepare tasks, plans and schedule for successful execution of engineering and project on time and budget while achieving established objectives and quality standards.

  • Provide technical direction for specific tasks and assign work to engineering team.

  • Provide effective communication and coordination of design with other engineering disciplines and contractors to ensure a comprehensive and complete project.

  • Perform engineering analysis to evaluate, qualify, select and audit equipment and materials and associated suppliers using company’s standards and specifications, engineering fundamentals and principles, and requirements of governing Codes and Authorities.

  • Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations.

  • Knowledge of Codes and Standards and application in design including compliance with prescribed safety principles.

  • Investigate and apply new technology and innovation in completing work assignments to improve processes and standards.

  • Lead selection and development of outside integrator and vendors to provide best total cost solutions.

  • Provide troubleshooting expertise and solutions to plant's operational problems.

  • Ensure that project specifications and quality standards are achieved using the most efficient and cost-effective means.

  • Effectively communicate and interact with all levels of employees and people associated with projects and manufacturing stakeholders.

SCOPE AND IMPACT

  • Engineering team’s responsibility is for 19 facilities and 90+ production lines

Position Requirements:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor degree in, Electrical, Industrial or Manufacturing engineering (or other relevant engineering discipline)

  • 5+years related work experience

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD 2015

  • Knowledge and experience with electrical control systems

  • Knowledge and experience in managing packaging line projects and multiple discipline teams

  • Knowledge and experience in leading outside vendors and integrators to successful completion of projects

  • Experience in construction engineering and management

  • Knowledge of glass manufacturing process and container handling, preferred

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS

  • This position reports to: NA Engineering Team Leader

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to travel 40% of time to North America facilities

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Opportunity for future growth and advancement

  • Generous, Award-winning 401(k) plan w/ employer contribution & match

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • Relaxed and contemporary dress code

  • Education Assistance program

  • Adoption Assistance program

  • and much more…

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at corp.comm@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at corp.comm@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.