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Sr. Project Engineer


Seneca, SC, US, 29678

REQ ID:  41018

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

The Seneca SC team is looking for a Project Engineer to join our team. Use your strong engineering design, project management and your knowledge of manufacturing processes to improve converting equipment design and efficiency. You will be involved with large and small projects and will have the opportunity to make a significant impact on the operation. This could be a great growth role and could lead to many greater opportunities.

Primary responsibilities include the following:

  • Design and project engineering. Work with a cross functional team to develop scope, budget,
  • and schedules and then execute projects to exceed customer expectations.
  • Must be able to collaborate with multi-discipline teams consisting of engineering, EH&S,
  • management, internal customers, and suppliers to ensure solutions are cost effective and
  • meet the desired design criteria.
  • Effectively communicate and coordinate with internal manufacturing resources, internal
  • product development resources, external suppliers, and contractors to complete projects on
  • time and budget.
  • Apply strong technical skills to all facets of the project to include planning and solution
  • development, equipment specification, design, and startup.
  • Identify / evaluate new technologies that can be incorporated into the existing processes to
  • improve yield, increase throughput, and/or reduce cost.
  • Communicate and document design intent



  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited
  • university.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with design and project engineering.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively apply technical and project management skills to successfully complete multiple projects.
  • Strong preference for candidates that have a blend of mechanical and electrical engineering skills.
  • Electrical engineers should have a strong working knowledge of HMI Software (GE Proficy and / or Rockwell RSViews), Allen Bradley PLC’s and VS Drives, Temperature Control Systems, and Industrial networks along with experience in Control System Design and tuning. High voltage experience is a plus.
  • Mechanical engineers should have strong 3D design skills and experience with computer aided engineering tools such as SolidWorks Composer, Matlab, FEA / CFD Simulation,
  • DriveWorks, etc. A PE license is a plus.
  • Excellent skills with MS Office and project management tools
  • Work experience in manufacturing, plastic packaging or extrusion a plus
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment, take initiative and drive for results to exceed customer expectations.
  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills, a collaborative work style and ability to effectively work with an interdisciplinary team


Requisition id: 41018 

Relocation: Yes  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



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: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

Job Segment: Project Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Supply Chain, Manufacturing Engineer, Project Manager, Engineering, Operations, Technology

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