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Mechanical Engineer, Innovation & Development


Charlotte, NC, US, 28208

REQ ID:  34413

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 $4.9 billion in sales in 2020 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 115 countries. To learn more, visit


We seek an accomplished and well-rounded engineer to develop and document key engineering processes to improve their efficiency and consistency across our global engineering teams. We seek a diverse skill set which may include experience with industrial machine design, SolidWorks and PDM management, Design for Lean Six Sigma, and contract manufacturing. This individual contributor will also be responsible for reviewing designs and drawings of industrial machinery.  Candidates will have a strong understanding of 3D modeling and drafting, and be able to make decisions on design, material, and tolerances.  We offer an extraordinary work environment with state-of-the-art offices and boast great cultural perks such as flexible work hours and half-day Fridays. 


Innovate, Design, Develop, and Improve
This engineer will be responsible for developing and documenting new processes and workflows to improve the quality and consistency of our Engineering Departments. Additionally, this engineer will be responsible for understanding and evaluating machine designs, developing engineering solutions, assessing and solving manufacturing issues with our machinery, and creating engineering models and drawings to support our Engineering Services efforts. 
Be Exceptional and Grow
We seek a well-rounded engineer who can diagnose and resolve issues in existing processes through industry best practices, standards, and methods.  This person will also be responsible for creating the tools and documentation necessary for a broad team to effectively navigate each process. At Sealed Air, we commit to the highest ethical standards, an active owner mentality, and a sense of urgency to meet customer commitments. We continuously improve, learn, and grow our technical, interpersonal, and leadership skills through training, strategic new opportunities, and increasing responsibility.
We are seeking an engineer who can collaborate with a global team of engineers as well as our non-technical business partners. The ideal engineer will be a self-driven individual who has a service mindset.


A Bachelor's degree or greater in Mechanical Engineering or Similar.
A demonstrated proficiency in SolidWorks, including generating 3D models and 2D drawings.
Strong drafting skills pursuant to ANSI best practices.
Strong Microsoft Excel and Macro Skills.
Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment independently and on a highly collaborative team.
Proficiency in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing is a plus.
Ability to occasionally travel (domestic and international).

Requisition id: 34413 

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: Charlotte

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Drafting, Lean Six Sigma, Engineering, Management

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