Company Overview: This privately held company is a leader in the fight against preventable infections in healthcare, foodservice,
and communities and is part of a larger company with a 60-year track record of success in a related field. Thus it has
a strong heritage of innovation and commitment to its customers and is a leader in the fight against preventable infections.
Principal Product Engineer will support Company projects and works within the R&D Team. This position will serve
as the Product Engineering Core Team Member of the new product development team. The position will lead R&D product
development activities, ensure milestones are met, identify technical project risks, and ensure strategies are developed
to effectively mitigate these risks.
Functions & Basic Duties:
In-depth expertise in product and packaging-related
business needs and competitive landscape
· Acts as Product Engineering Core Team Member on new product development launches
Leads and develops ideas, concepts, and prototypes
to solve problems and meet customer/consumer needs in new and superior ways
Leads the packaging and product development of all
technical interface with component suppliers and TPM’s
· Identifies technical and project risks and ensures strategies are in place to effectively mitigate
Author or reviews test protocols, trial requests,
up to 2 Scientists and/or Engineers
new hires on test methods and departmental SOPs
· Develops, writes and validates test methods to evaluate performance of packaging prototypes
Is knowledgeable regarding product packaging equipment
and makes recommendations.
Identify innovative packaging ideas to present
for feasibility evaluation