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Senior Mechanical Engineer, Innovation & Development


Ayer, MA, US

Sealed Air partners with customers to solve their most critical packaging challenges with innovative solutions that leave our world, environment, and communities better than we found them. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands includes Cryovac® food packaging and Bubble Wrap® protective packaging which respectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.7 billion in sales in 2018 and has approximately 15,500 employees who serve customers in 123 countries. To learn more, visit


Sealed Air is seeking a driven, manufacturing professional to fulfill our current opening, Mechanical Engineer, located in Ayer, Massachusetts.  The qualified candidate will be responsible for mechanical design project work from concept to manufacturing release.  This position will be in a fast paced environment offering daily support to our sales and manufacturing groups.  The ability to handle multiple projects, work independently and interact with team leaders will be critical.  


•    Creative conception based on well-defined guidelines.
•    Project Management
•    Layout design.
•    Design evaluation.
•    Detailing creation of all assembly drawings.
•    Generate Bills of Material and other necessary supporting documentation.
•    Hands on manufacturing support
•    Follow-up design improvement.
•    Following engineering quality standards, methods, policies and procedures.
•    ECO/ECN Documentation.


•    Mechanical Engineering BS degree (from accredited college or university).
•    Minimum of 5 years mechanical design experience
•    Candidate must be highly proficient in Solidworks.
•    Capable of project level assignments with the ability to demonstrate achievements.
•    Industry equipment design experience required, with packaging machinery equipment design a plus.
•    Engineering knowledge of materials, thermal properties, kinematics, pneumatics, mechanical drives, sheet metal design, and general industrial equipment manufacturing processes are also required.
•    Candidate must be able to work independently, as well as part of a team.
•    Ability to manage a project workload while adhering to aggressive completion schedules.
•    Strong analytical and technical background, along with good oral and written skills is necessary.
•    Experience/knowledge of lean tools would be a plus.


Requisition id: 28527 

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. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).


Nearest Major Market: Boston

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