At Ingersoll Rand we are passionate about inspiring progress around the world. We advance the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brandsincluding Club Car, Ingersoll Rand, Thermo King, Trane, American Standard Heating & Air Conditioning and ARO - work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. For more information, visit www.ingersollrand.com.
Ingersoll Rand is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce; including individuals with disabilities and United States qualified protected veterans.
The Packaging Engineering Technician works in collaboration with cross-functional team members from Product Management, Quality, Sourcing, Engineering/Design and Supply Chain to provide and validate structural designs, material specifications, and costs of proposed packaging. Packaging includes returnable containers, inserts, carts, bins, racks, shelves, gravity racks, conveyor lines and any other item which will hold parts, finished goods and/or supplies required in the material management process. The position will report directly to the SIOP/Materials and Logistics Leader.
The Club Car Packaging Engineering Technician position is designed to supplement material handling strategies and standards for new and existing product to include inbound and outbound parts, finished goods, returnable and retail packaging through the full life-cycle of the product. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to implement packaging solutions throughout product/project life-cycle while possessing the following abilities:
Ability to function well in a fast-paced, ambiguous work environment
Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business partners and suppliers
Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously
Assist in design and development of expendable and returnable packaging
Core responsibilities include:
Review and assess packaging material specifications for form fit and function (ergonomics, best practice and productivity)
Lead/support continuous improvement packaging projects
Participate in meetings and provide project updates for production, materials, sourcing AME and Aftermarket shipping/kitting, loading
Able to work with internal and external parties to design and implement an optimized packaging solution
Follow corporate packaging engineering standards to drive best-in-class packaging designs, standards and specifications
Perform as the business link between Packaging and Manufacturing by engaging daily with internal customers and supplies to identify opportunities for packaging improvements
Drive identified solutions through the change process working with key stake holders to implement new packaging
Other duties as assigned
Models Ingersoll Rand values (Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Innovation, Courage) in and outside of the work environment
Associate degree in Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, Engineering Technology or Materials Science is required. BS/BA in Packaging Science, Packaging Engineering, Supply Chain, Engineering Technology or Project Management will provide a distinct advantage
May satisfy the education standard provided 50% of formal education (associate equivalent) is complete with commitment to complete the bachelor degree requirement. Education progress monitoring method to include participation in the Company tuition reimbursement program. The balance of the education entry requirement may be satisfied via specific work/leadership experience. Time worked as a Club Car team leader, lead quality tech or lean tech may be substituted on a two for one (2 years' experience for 1 year education) requirement basis.
3-5 years of experience in a manufacturing, warehouse, fulfillment, shipping or packaging environment are preferred
Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles. Demonstrated ability to apply and related problem solving methods root cause analysis, corrective and preventative action concepts
Demonstrated ability to lead positively and effectively
Demonstrated ability to influence without authority
Strong written and verbal communication, reading comprehension and listening skills
Strong capability with computer applications including email, Excel, Word, Share Point and PowerPoint preferred with good working knowledge required.
Experience in CAD will be a distinct advantage. Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
Strong multi-tasking, problem solving and time management skills
Self-motivated and flexible
Requires minimal day-to-day supervision; self-directed once overall guidance provided
Previous experience working in a matrixed organization providing subject matter expertise across functional groups while displaying cooperative and positive behavior with co-workers
Willing to participate in continuous learning opportunities as part of job and personal development
Club Car has been one of the most respected names in the golf industry for more than half a century. The Club Car product portfolio has grown to include much more than golf cars, now encompassing golf and commercial utility vehicles, multi-passenger shuttle vehicles, rough-terrain and off-road utility vehicles and street legal low-speed vehicles for commercial and consumer markets. For more information, visit www.ingersollrand.com or www.clubcar.com.
We are committed to helping you reach your professional, personal and financial goals. We offer competitive compensation that aligns with our business strategies and comprehensive benefits to help you live your healthiest. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture that engages as well as values the different backgrounds and experiences of our employee, which, in turn, spurs innovation, generates creative solutions and enhances our customer relations.
If you share our passion for inspiring progressfor bringing about bold shifts in how people, economies and societies operatethen you belong with Ingersoll Rand. Progress begins with you.