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This Packaging Engineer is responsible for designing, developing and implementing packaging for commercial HVAC products from inception to end of life. The role collaborates with cross-functional teams from Product Management, Engineering/Design and Supply Chain and will provide structural designs, material specifications, cost and feasibility analysis of proposed packaging solutions. The chosen candidate must be self-directed and have the ability to handle multiple priorities effectively.
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES (others may be added): - Develop packaging design requirements for all Trane Commercial HVAC products. - Provide technical support to Engineering and Supply Chain teams with packaging concepts, feasibility analysis, cost containment and supplier capability. - Evaluate packaging according to accepted industry test specifications, rules and requirements to validate cost effectiveness, shipping stability, structural integrity, cosmetic acceptability and manufacturability. - Provide container and truckload packing schemes. - Support field and factory problem resolution.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
- Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or Packaging and at least 3 years of packaging experience required. ESSENTIAL SKILLS or KNOWLEDGE:
- Knowledge of packaging suppliers, testing labs and carriers to ensure appropriate packaging. - Experience using standards, specifications, rules and requirements (ASTM, ISTA, NMFC) for the proper packaging of goods moving by motor carrier. - Experience protecting products from scuffing, vibration, crushing, dropping, humidity and condensation when sent via Less-Than-Truckload carriers. - AutoCAD or ProE proficiency. - Must be able to work cooperatively and effectively with engineering, design, laboratory and supply chain teams. - Excellent problem solving skills. - Must be able to lead and to motivate individuals and teams. - Able to work in dynamic team environment is essential. Must have a high degree of flexibility and tolerance of change. - Able to communicate effectively across a cross-functional team and with customers.
Our climate businesses deliver energy-efficient solutions globally. It includes Trane®, a provider of residential and commercial HVAC systems and services and Thermo King®, the leader in transport temperature control solutions. The Trane brand is about building life; improving the life of buildings as well as the lives of those inside them. The Thermo King brand promises ultimate assurance. As an industry leader, we deliver performance, innovation, commitment and knowledge to ultimately bring productivity and profitability to the customers we serve. 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 progress-for bringing about bold shifts in how people, economies and societies operate-then you belong with Ingersoll Rand. Progress begins with you.