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Senior Engineering Technician


Charlotte, NC, US, 28208

REQ ID:  35918

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


The primary role of an Engineering Technician is to work with our Engineers to develop, upgrade, and deploy new processes and equipment as well as lab manager.  An Engineering Technician should be able to operate our manufacturing equipment and experimental processes and will be instrumental in new process startups.  They should possess the ability to design and implement modifications to existing processes and should have highly functioning mechanical skills.  An Engineering Technician should possess a working knowledge of our materials, manufacturing processes, and resulting products. A continuous learning mindset is expected. 


Major responsibilities for this position will focus on:
•    This candidate must be able to work alone or in a team environment with engineer(s) and designer(s) to identify, formulate, and implement design solutions. 
•    Apply process troubleshooting and machine design skills in customer plant, lab, and corporate environments.  
•    Building, Repair, and startup support of equipment in Lab
•    Collaborate with multi-discipline teams consisting of engineering, EH&S, management, internal customers, contractors, and suppliers to ensure solutions are cost effective and meet the desired design criteria.
•    Apply strong technical skills to all facets of the project to include planning and solution development, equipment specification and procurement, machine design, and onsite startup support.
•    Support the generation of basic project scope and schedule
•    Maintain flow of Projects that need lab use


•    5 plus years of experience with manufacturing processes and equipment.  
•    Additional work experience in plastic packaging, extrusion, web handling, and converting processes are a plus.
•    Proven skill with process and equipment troubleshooting.  
•    Hands on experience & ability to work with contractors to install & startup process equipment 
•    Strong and creative machine design skills
•    Working knowledge of MS Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, Project)
•    Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment, take initiative and drive for results to exceed customer expectations.
•    Maintain Lab, including safety checks and 5S
•    Working understanding of 3D Cad software (Solidworks preferred) 
•    Associates Degree in a related technical field or 5 plus years of direct experience with machine design and process improvements. 

Requisition id: 35918 

Relocation: No  

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: Technician, Engineer, Maintenance, CAD, Drafting, Technology, Engineering, Manufacturing

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