We are currently hiring a full-time position for an Structural Designer at our Owosso, MI location.
The Structural Packaging Designer is a service provider to GP Sales, GP Production and external customers. The Structural Packaging Designer will be creating drawings and specifications for new structural packaging components working with internal and external customers
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
Direct ownership of fulfillment for developing design solutions to meet
customer needs • Visit customers with and without Sales reps present • Take lead in investigative questions to prospect and/or customers for
evaluating conditions for designing a new package or troubleshooting
automated equipment issues • Providing guidance for correct information gathering to contribute to finding
the best solution • Providing most economical design based on customer’s needs and capabilities • Identify possible changes that will add to greater throughput and present for
consideration to the Area Sales Manager or Director of Operations. Consult
with operators, supervisors and tooling suppliers to get valid feedback • Know and challenge the limits of equipment • Support Sales, Customer Service and Production in processing new customers
and new items to ensure all tooling, material and finished product meets
and/or exceeds the customer’s expectations • Coordinating and proactively communicating the deliverables
What You Will Need:
Internship experience in structural packaging design helpful • Must be able to travel up to 20% • Experience with CAD detailing systems (AutoCAD) • Experience with Mathcad helpful.
What Will Put You Ahead?
A Bachelor's degree in packaging engineering/science, packaging design, industrial design, architecture or engineering
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: 055184
About Georgia-Pacific Corrugated
Georgia-Pacific (GP) is among the world's leading manufacturers of bath tissue, paper towels, napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, nonwoven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our building products business makes DensGlass® gypsum board often seen in commercial construction, DryPly® plywood and RESI-MIX® wood adhesives, among others. Our containerboard and packaging business offers high-end graphic packaging to bulk bins as well as Golden Isles fluff pulp. You may also recognize consumer brands like Angel Soft®, Brawny®, and Dixie® on retail shelves and enMotion® towels, Compact® bath tissue and SmartStock® cutlery dispensers when you are away from home. Our GP Harmon business is one of the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. As a Koch Company, we create long-term value using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible, and economically sound. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA., we employ approximately 35,000 people.