Project Engineer Job In West Hazleton, Pennsylvania, Lancesoft Inc

Published 2022-08-10
Expires 2022-09-10
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Project Engineer Job In West Hazleton, Pennsylvania, Lancesoft Inc
United States, Pennsylvania, West Hazleton,
Published August 10, 2022

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Project engineer

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Role:                          Project Engineer

Location:                   West Hazleton, PA 18202

Duration:                   9+ Months Contract


Job Description:



Candidate should have knowledge and first-hand experience with primary beverage packages (examples include aluminum cans and ends, polymeric bottles, plastic closures, metal crowns and caps) as well as secondary beverage packaging materials (examples include labels, clear and printed shrink wrap, paperboard, corrugate). A familiarity with related packaging equipment (fillers, seamers, cappers, warmers and coolers, labelers, palletizers, container and case conveyors) will is preferred

• BS or MS is Package Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or similar technical degree(s)

• 6+ years of Package Engineering experience involving package and packaging related to innovation and development and / or the formal stage gate qualification new and improved packages in food and beverage, consumer goods, or pharmaceuticals.


Responsibilities: The successful candidate’s primary role will include:

• Performing package qualifications for the client including quality inspections, sampling and sample distribution, general oversight based on a working knowledge of stage gate processes and related qualification protocols.

• Supporting package trials including scheduling and set up, coordinating client and DG resources, securing materials and equipment, data collection, manipulation, and reporting and documentation of trial results.

• Work will include proposal development, managing a large portfolio of projects, and overseeing project finances for both established clients and in the development of business with new clients.


Responsibilities Successful candidate will work with clients in package material science (Package Technology) areas including:

• Cost saving through material reduction and product changes such as supplier realignment

• Innovation and New Product development and roll-out

• Sustainability projects driven by legislation or client’s desire to reduce carbon footprint and waste

• eCommerce packages development and optimization

• Quality assurance and improvements

• Key technologies the teams will analyze include filling and capping, labeling, unitizing, coding

• Package Technology teams will:

o Qualify package components through execution of client stage gate processes such as Commissioning, Qualification, Verification (CQV)

o Create product and material specifications and standards

o Schedule, coordinate, and execute trials at client production sites

o Deliver final trial results to client leaders

o Manage project finances (proposals, budgeting, forecasting, invoicing, oversight)

o Increase current book of business by expanding client base, growing current engagements, introducing new work streams Requirements / Key Skills / Qualifications:

• Project management skills.

• Package innovation, development, and commercialization experience.

• Communication and interpersonal skills.

• First-hand experience in package / project documentation, including Excel workbooks, client presentations, trial protocols and reports.

• Lead, train, and mentor a team of 2-5 internal Package Engineers for various client and supplier stakeholders.

• Able to work with minimal supervision, be a self-starter, be self-driven.

• Hands-on work ethic to perform quality inspections, execute package test methods, and sample from operating production lines during package trials.

• Capability to lift full packages up to 30-40 lbs. during trials and execute other demanding physical tasks.

• Packaging experience in the food and beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, or light industrial products.

• Willingness to travel domestically to support plant trials and start-up activities, attend Client meetings, and training opportunities.

• IOPP member (recommended) / CPP (preferred)



EEO: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Cell phones are not allowed at the client site, shooting of photos and/or videos are strictly prohibited while inside the client facility. 

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    Registered on October 7, 2017


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    A Project Engineer is responsible for the engineering and technical disciplines needed to complete a project. The Project Engineer works to plan projects, establish project criteria, coordinate project reviews, and ensure the proper implementation of project elements.

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