Associate Engineer

Amcor Rigid Plastics Usa, Inc. Manchester , MI 48158

Posted 7 months ago

Amcor Rigid Plastics

Associate Engineer

Ann Arbor, MI (Area)

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for performing assignments of specific engineering and design tasks to commercialize larger projects. Work plans, and decisions are designed and reviewed by supervisors or higher level engineers. A person in this position would be required to learn from others in order to accomplish their tasks.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Selects from existing procedures; adheres to standards.

  • Receives direction on procedures to follow.

  • Supports a phase of a project. May lead simple projects that are clear and straight forward

  • Serves in a learning role on a project.

  • Serves as a department resource and works with customers internal to the department.

  • Acts as an observer with external customers to gain experience. May eventually lead customer interactions on simple projects

  • May choose an approach or procedure for addressing a work task, under guidance.

  • Receives close, direct supervision.

  • Perform a variety of routine tasks designed to provide experience and familiarization with staff, methods, practices, and programs of the company.

  • Provide straightforward solutions to problems using readily available clear and direct references.

  • Collect and evaluate data and develop plans for assignments that may involve design application.

  • Completes repetitive, more complicated tasks with limited guidance.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical or related field required

  • Requires limited relevant experience plus a degree in engineering, polymer science, chemical engineering, packaging engineering/design, industrial design, CAD/CAE, illustrations, tool design, and SPC.

  • Requires the ability to learn and understand procedures and standards. Has ability to repeatedly perform them without the same degree of guidance given the first time.

  • Requires tact and effectiveness in dealing with others in everyday working relationships, including contacts to request or provide information.

  • Must have safety awareness, dependability, and ability to work well with others.

  • Self-driven to actively seek out information and answers to unknown problems

  • Able to establish relationships with colleagues involved in development.

  • Ability to acquire knowledge of materials, tooling, operations, quality systems and quality systems terminology.

  • Strong Microsoft skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, MS Project).

  • Travel approximately 25%.

Competencies:

Amcor Leadership Framework Competencies

Core Competencies:

  • Customer Focus

  • Learning on the Fly

  • Interpersonal Savvy

  • Drive for Results
    3-5 Applicable ALF Competencies:

Process Management

Functional/Technical Skills

Dealing with Ambiguity

Job-Specific Competencies

  • Communication

  • Judgment and Decision Making

  • Management of Personnel Resources

  • Strong Written and Verbal Communication Skills

  • Critical Thinking

Relationships:

  • Direct Reports

  • Amcor Co-Workers

  • Internal/External Customers

ADA Requirements:

Physical Requirements

xNormal Vision

Distant Vision

Near Vision

xHearing/ Listening

x Sitting

xTalking/Speaking

Hand/Finger Dexterity

x Walking

xStanding

Stooping

Pushing/Pulling

Bending

Kneeling

Climbing

Lifting (amount 50+ pounds)

Carrying (amount 50+ pounds)

Driving- Forklift

Lifting (amount < 50="" pounds)="" carrying="" (amount="" />< 50 pounds)

driving automobile/truck/van

other physical requirements: n/a

work environment: office environment

equipment:

tools

xkeyboard

xtelephone

other equipment: laptop computer setup, calipers

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the information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.

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driving automobile/truck/van

other physical requirements: n/a

work environment: office environment

equipment:

tools

xkeyboard

xtelephone

other equipment: laptop computer setup, calipers

zp123

ind123

the information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.

we are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.>


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Associate Engineer

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