Project Manager – Packaging Materials(Design Group)


Job title: Project Manager – Packaging Materials(Design Group)

Company: BW Papersystems

Job description: About Us: Design Group operates from more than 45 offices in the United States and India, providing engineering, consulting and technical services for the world’s leading companies in the food and beverage, life sciences, advanced technology, industrial and other market sectors. Our nearly 1,500 technical and engineering experts have direct industry experience in industrial automation, control system integration, facility and process engineering, architecture, construction management, regulatory compliance, enterprise technology and other consulting services.

Barry-Wehmiller is a diversified global supplier of engineering consulting and manufacturing technology for the packaging, corrugating, sheeting and paper-converting industries. By blending people-centric leadership with disciplined operational strategies and purpose-driven growth, Barry-Wehmiller has become a $3 billion organization with nearly 12,000 team members united by a common belief: to use the power of business to build a better world.

Job Description: Job Description

Job Summary

Assists with the completion of engineering projects to amend business development to include existing and new client development, proposal development, and managing portfolio of projects, including project finances.


Successful candidate will work with clients in package material science areas including:

  • Cost saving through material reduction and other product changes
  • New products
  • Reducing carbon footprint
  • Quality improvements

Some key technologies the teams will analyze include: * Filling and capping

  • Labeling
  • Cartoning
  • Palletizing

Package material cross-functional teams will: * Commercialize products through executing the stage gate process

  • Create product and material specifications
  • Develop trial protocols
  • Schedule and execute trials at production sites to prove concepts
  • Deliver final trial results to client leaders
  • Writing and submitting proposals,
  • Expanding client base,
  • Manage project finances (budgeting and forecasting)


  • Project management skills
  • Packaging commercialization
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Responsible for project documentation, including client presentations, project trial protocols and reports.
  • Lead, train and mentor team of 2-5 packaging engineers.
  • Work with minimal supervision, self-starter, self-driven
  • Capability to lift full packages up to 40-50 lbs during trials
  • Prefer 5+ years of industrial package or project engineering experience involving package or packaging related applications
  • Packaging experience in the food and beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, or other industries
  • 30-50% travel will be required to support plant trials and start-up activities, attend Client meetings and training opportunities. Travel in the United States.


  • BS or MS is Package Engineering, Mechanical, Industrial Engineering or Chemical Engineering, or similar technical degree or experience

Barry-Wehmiller is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V This organization uses E-Verify.

Applicants may be subject to pre-employment screening which may include drug screening, reference checks, employment verifications, background screening and/or skills assessments.

Company: Design Group US Inc

Expected salary:

Location: Nanuet, NY

Job date: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 22:16:50 GMT

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