Staff Packaging Engineer (Cold Chain - Perishables) - Indianapolis, Indiana United States - 23015

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Job #: 23015
Title: Staff Packaging Engineer (Cold Chain - Perishables)
Job Location: Indianapolis, Indiana - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Staff Cold Chain Packaging Engineer

Indianapolis, IN

Competitive base pay, 8-10% Bonus

6% 401k Match, 4 Weeks’ Vacation, Great Benefits


This critical opening is with a multi-billion-dollar medical devices/instrument manufacturer, a global leader in their space. Are you a self-starter? Ambitious? Ready for the next step in your career?  Opportunities are endless in this organization!


We are looking packaging engineering expertise, but someone ready to move on to a greater challenge/responsibility. If you feel you are able to view a business holistically (10K ft level) but also enjoy rolling up your sleeves and working 1-1 with cross functional teams (operations, engineering, transportation, external vendors, etc) -- you will enjoy this highly visible role in this $5 Billion dollar division.  


In this newly created role, you would own packaging project management, engineered solutions, process improvements, documentation creation, and be responsible at a high level for US-based strategies for a ~350K facility in the greater Indianapolis area (relocation paid). 



  • Bachelor’s Degree required & 5-20+ years experience with Quality Engineering, Quality System/Compliance.
  • 4-15+ years in technical packaging engineering and design (medical, pharma, or similar strongly preferred)
  • Must have knowledge of cold chain / perishables (thermal modeling)
  • Desired certifications (Certified Packaging Engineer, Certified Packing Professional)
  • Ability to coordinate packaging qualifications/projects, creating strategies using off-the-shelf and engineered solutions
  • Must be able to work with cross-functional teams (operations, quality, transportation) to develop and execute protocols
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office)
  • Strong presentation skills (for leadership, customers, and various internal/external teams)
  • Ability to communicate well complex information and data to others.
  • Experience in successful deployment and use of Project Management skills.


University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree