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Industrial Controls Engineer/Electrical Engineer


Ayer, MA, US, 01432

REQ ID:  33080

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.8 billion in sales in 2019 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 124 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

Sealed Air is seeking a driven, team oriented, engineering professional to fulfill our current Electrical Engineering opening, located in Ayer, Massachusetts.  The qualified candidate will be responsible for electrical controls and software design from concept to manufacturing release, as well as legacy product support, and manufacturing / sales support.  The ability to handle multiple projects, work independently and interact with team leaders will be critical.

This position includes but is not limited to the following responsibilities:

  • Design, develop & maintain Industrial control systems.
  • Schematic Capture
  • PLC, HMI, VFD and Servo programming for new designs and support of legacy systems.
  • System integration of various packaging and networking equipment controls
  • Support supply chain for component and sub-system obsolescence and technology upgrades.
  • Ensure compliance with required safety standards such as NEC, NFPA79, CE, & UL508A
  • Support manufacturing relating to customer orders, inventory, parts, documentation, and commissioning. 
  • Troubleshooting & field support with root cause analysis and corrective actions.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field, or equivalent on the job experience.
  • Minimum 3 plus years of relevant industrial controls experience.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment.  
  • Proficiency with Rockwell PLC software products RS Logix 500/5000, RS Studio
  • AutoCAD Electrical.
  • Ladder Logic programming
  • Strong knowledge of NEC, NFPA79
  • Servo motion system design and programming.
  • Familiarity with UL and CE regulations.
  • Ability to travel if required.

Requisition id: 33080 

Relocation: Yes  

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



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

Job Segment: Controls Engineer, Industrial, Manufacturing Engineer, Electrical, Engineer, Engineering, Manufacturing

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