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Mechanical Engineering Co-op - Spring 2022


Streetsboro, OH, US, 44241

REQ ID:  36466

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

Job Description

The Co-op Program includes up to 3 sessions in either the Co-op or internship employment arrangement. For example, the Co-Op typically works 3 alternating semesters or is coordinated to the university academic schedule.


Automated Packaging Systems, Inc. is currently a part of Sealed Air. APS has been an innovator in the bag packaging industry since our inception in 1962. We invented the original pre-opened bags-on-a-roll and named them Autobag®. Today, we offer a full line of bagging, protective packaging and stretch sleeve products to customers around the globe.  Our products are utilized in the retail, medical, food, pharmaceutical, automotive, and other industries.

Each session of the program is developed to be a project assignment. The participant will complete a formal presentation to higher level leadership about the outcomes at the end of each session.



To support lead engineers in developing and testing control systems for automated bagging and inflation systems as part of the Converting Equipment development team. Majority of work is in laboratory environment with other engineers. 

  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary team to design and develop industrial machinery.
  • Support the development of novel concepts and technologies for our next generation of products.
  • Develop CAD models and detail drawing using Creo
  • Work with Converting engineers to build models and prototypes.
  • Support staff in processing Change Request through company process
  • Investigate and resolve assembly issues for production machines.




Required Qualifications:

  • Completed at least 1.5 years towards a bachelor's degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university
  • 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Authorized to work in the US for any employer without sponsorship
  • Able to provide own transportation to the internship/co-op location
  • Junior year or beyond in Mechanical Engineering program, previous co-op experience preferred.
  • Solid understanding of principals, theories, and concepts in mechanical engineering
  • Proficiency with Creo


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comfortable using hand tools
  • Desire and energy to work in a fast-paced agile environment
  • Hands on experience with the ability to craft simple proof-of-concept models
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work well with teams
  • Effective communication skills: 1-1 and written.
  • Works collaboratively with others

Requisition id: 36466 

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: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Medical, Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical, Intern, Healthcare, Engineering, Entry Level

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