Sr. Packaging Engineer (part-time) 8/10/21
Use your ideas and leadership skills to define your career by bringing your experience to Middough!
Oak Brook, IL 
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Posted 29 days ago
Job Description
About Middough
Middough Inc. (Middough), founded in 1950, is a leading professional engineering, architecture and project solutions company providing services to a broad spectrum of Fortune 500 clients in nine core industries with offices across the Central, Midwest and Southeast regions.  Our diversified team is our greatest asset, and they are challenged with a large variety of interesting projects, management and technical development opportunities and team building experiences.  Middough employs the best and brightest individuals who share our passion for excellence and who are dedicated to client satisfaction, quality service, safety awareness and professional development.

Position and Responsibilities
As a Sr. Packaging Engineer with Middough, you will support various food and beverage, consumer products and pharmaceutical projects. This position will primarily include remote work on a part-time basis with potential travel based on client needs.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Provide project team support in the areas of high-speed packaging equipment, such as, bottling, bagging/pouching, case packing, palletizing, and conveying to meet project requirements. 
  • Provide project team support in the areas of equipment system design, operation, installation and start-up/commissioning experience with filling/packaging various container types and sizes for powders, liquids, and solids.
  • Interface with equipment vendors and being proficient with design and integration requirements is important. 
  • Assist the project team in all phases of project discovery, approval, and delivery. 
  • Travel to multiple client plant sites as needed.

Education, Experience and Skills
The successful candidate will possess the following:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering required.
  • PE license preferred.      
  • 12 or more years of relevant experience in engineering consulting and/or manufacturing and foods industry.
  • Food and pharma packaging system experience.
  • Experience with high-speed packaging equipment, such as, bottling, bagging/pouching, case packing, palletizing, and conveying.
  • Experience with equipment system design, operation, installation and start-up/commissioning experience with filling/packaging various container types and sizes for powders, liquids, and solids.
  • Working experience in the Life Science, Process Chemical or Petroleum Refining industries.
  • Strong technical, organizational and communication skills required.
  • Ability to develop creative solutions to challenging problems.
  • High level of leadership experience and teamwork skills.
  • Proficient in use of MS Project, Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Physical Requirements
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this position, the successful candidate will:
  • Remain in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods.
  • Frequently walk, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop or kneel, use repeating motions that may include the wrists/hands/fingers and talk and hear.
  • Frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Should not expect adverse environmental conditions.
  • May require occasional car or air travel to other company locations or client sites.

What Middough Offers
We offer a growth and learning culture which encourages and supports employee development through a wide variety of tools and resources such as the company Learning Management System, Middough Learning Center. Middough provides an opportunity to bring your talents and expertise to a successful and growing organization for your career advancement goals. Additionally, we offer a highly competitive compensation and 401(k) Plan enrollment for part-time employees based on eligibility and plan terms/changes.

Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, status as a parent, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors or any other protected characteristic under protected by federal, state, or local laws. Middough does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e., H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.
 
Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minority, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

 

Special Notes/Instructions
Individuals with a disability that require reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are unable to use the online application system and need an alternative method for applying, contact help-hr@middough.com or call 216-367-6000 for assistance.
Contact Information
Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
Job Summary
Company
Start Date
Upon selection of qualified candidate
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
7:30 am – 4:30 pm or Flextime
Salary and Benefits
Commensurate with experience
We offer an excellent opportunity to become a key team member of a well-established, performance focused company offering a highly competitive compensation and benefits program.
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
12 to 15 years
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