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Supply Chain & Packaging Engineer

COUNTRYUnited States
CONTRACT TYPELong Term-At will

Competences requirements

  • Knowledge / Qualification



  • Previous Experience (if relevant)


  • Key technical competencies


  • Key behavioural competencies (on top of PO Group competencies : Listening, Enthusiasm, Team spirit, Perseverance, Risk taking, Networking, Decision making, Communication )


  • Other requirements

Bachelor with experience or Master’s degree


Internal : Plant Logistics Engineer

External : Similar role in an industrial company or at a logistics provider


Dedication to safety

Customer orientation / Leadership / Team spirit / Autonomy

Multi-functional & Multi-cultural communication / English mandatory

Openness to new ideas

Good understanding of lean principles and supply-chain tools

Good understanding of mechanical engineering principles, including the ability to work with a 3D viewer software

Computer literacy





Willing to travel extensively


  • Missions






  • IPIs and/or main deliverables
  • Promote safety culture in its area of responsibilities
  • Design and implement the Supply-Chain & Packaging solutions for OPTIMAP, OPTIPRO, or Productivity projects
  • Provide input and quotes during the AVP phases



  •  Project IPIs
    • Logistics costs per part : AVP vs. Actual
    • Packaging density, investment
    • "Lead-time" (inventory level, PFEP process)
    • Storage & Transport means Re-Use ratio


  • All Project Deliverables following Optimap Methodology and Manufacturing Convergence Indicator




  • Ensures that safety policies are understood and respected within his area of responsibilities


  • Exploratory consultation phase (AVP):
    • Defines the optimum supply-chain organization, human resources, means, necessary in order to guarantee Safety, Customer Service and Quality while Costs and Inventories are kept minimum
    • Calculates the supply-chain & Packaging budget of the project (cost per part, investments, …)
    • Makes sure that the quotation is based on the use of standard equipments and processes
    • Identifies and escalate any industrial risks


  • Project development phase:
    • Applies POMS and Supply-Chain standards
    • Defines and develops the supply-chain scheme from suppliers to customers : physicals flows, information flows, outbound, inbound, internal plant, always being in contact with Manufacturing project managers and plants
    • Defines optimum stock levels at each step of the process, with a focus on Lead Time optimization
    • Develops the functional specifications for semi-finished packaging means and final packaging from the customer specification, the industrial organization and the production units’ constraints, in cooperation with assembly engineers, manufacturing project managers and plant engineers.
    • Ensures fine tuning and reception of packaging means, their availability for the trials at each step of the project development, until eventually customers approval and until objectives are met
    • Takes part to the functional definition of the related information systems, in relation with the SCOOP BO
    • Designs the layout of inbound, internal and outbound flows / Dimension the storage areas
    • Analyses the impacts of perimeter evolutions on the organization, resources, Packaging types and investments and Supply Chain’s costs.
    • Participates to the suppliers selection process with Purchasing (Transport, SILS, Platforms, Packaging, Dynamic storage), Provide a technical validation of the selected solutions
    • Document and implement supply-chain processes and policies
    • Manages logistics FMEA and audits, if any needed
    • Provides support to the plant during the start of production and ramp-up phases



Some of our Outstanding Benefits:
    • Medical / Dental / Vision plans (effective on hire date)
    • Paid Holidays
    • Vacation Pay
    • Vehicle Discount Programs
    • Relocation for qualified moves
    • Tuition Assistance and Professional Development Programs
    • 401K


We are an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V. Except where prohibited by state law all offers of employment are conditioned up successfully passing a drug test. We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. Must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future (external applicants).

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