Packaging Automation Engineer in Jacksonville, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 6/22/2018

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Job Title: Packaging Automation Engineer

City: Jacksonville / State: Illinois


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products… a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career and make a positive impact? Then we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for a Packaging Automation Engineer to join our Research & Development Engineering team located at our facility in Jacksonville, IL.

Your Role:

As a Packaging Automation Engineer for Research and Development, you will lead in design, development, and commercialization of machine and process changes that will deliver results seen by all major retail stores. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Coordinate process development and commercialization activities
  • Lead and direct engineering technicians
  • Design, test, and evaluate mechanical and electromechanical devices
  • Help make improvements to and startup new fully automated packaging equipment

Ultimately, you will transform your creative ideas into new products or processes for manufacturing and will use those ideas to make a significant impact on our business’s new products, safety, processes, automation, and productivity.

You will love it here if…

  • You are a solution developer
  • You are a forward-thinker who has out-of-the-box ideas
  • You are a strong leader who is always seeking to learn and improve
  • You enjoy doing hands-on work

We need you to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Packaging, Automation, Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical Engineering
  • Basic understanding of 3D software
  • Knowledge of statistical techniques and methods such as DOE, SPC, etc.
  • Understanding of power distribution for medium sized machinery
  • Experience with Lean manufacturing methods and techniques

Icing on the cake:

  • 5-7 years of experience in a similar role
  • Prior team management experience


Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link:

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email

No recruiter calls or emails please.