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Model Maker


Streetsboro, OH, US, 44241

REQ ID:  35566

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


Sign on Bonus- $3,000

Benefits start day one of employment- no waiting period.

We pay a competitive hourly rate and offer overtime, along with job training and career advancement.

First Shift: 6:30AM-3:00PM (Monday-Friday)

Plan and perform a wide variety of duties to machine, form, alter, repair and/or assemble test and modify as required various parts and components for complicated packaging machines/systems and assist in related prototype development duties as assigned.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Work from shop orders, complicated prints, specifications, sketches, written and verbal instructions and own knowledge. Use a variety of common hand tools such as wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers and precision measuring instruments, Vernier calipers, micrometers and dial indicators. Operate lathe, milling machine, drill press, cutoff saws, band saws, and gas or electric welding equipment as required.
  • Obtain work or instructions and discuss considerations as required with supervision, engineering and own or other department personnel. Determine standard or special requirements, adaptation of existing design, modifications and/or new prototype operational concepts. Plan work sequence and determine method, procedure or tolerance as required to perform occasional difficult or unusual operations. Improvise tooling, methods, work set-up or arrangement as required for machining, forming, altering existing design or for new development concept, including assembly of parts, components and testing/adjustment or modification needed to meet design requirements.
  • Make exacting set-ups required. Select a normal range or speeds, feeds, tooling and perform machining, welding or fabrication necessary. Hold close tolerances. Turn, mill, tap and/or bend and form a variety of various types of sheet steel, aluminum, stainless or bar, rod and plate stock. Perform a limited range or milling, drilling or hand finish work on heavy castings. Create new or rework existing prototype or production parts based on company needs.
  • Perform bench or floor assembly and make various accurate fitting and adjustments of parts, components and complete units as required, assigned or directed. Install interrelated pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical/electronic parts, controls, or accessory equipment to make proper and/or operational arrangement. Conduct or assist in testing required. Troubleshoot and diagnose problem. Communicate opportunities with engineering and other department personnel through print markups or Redlines. Remedy problems within scope of assigned responsibilities. Suggest alternate course of action, prototype modification or part, component, machine change to avoid production-related problems or to meet or improve operational performance. Perform re-work, repairs modifications required or as directed to remedy or avoid problems.
  • Perform other similar or related duties as assigned or directed.


  • Minimum 3 years of related work experience.
  • 1 to 2 years of trades training, preferably Machinist, or CNC Programming.
  • Associates degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent trade school training preferred.
  • Knowledge of advanced shop mathematics, machine shop practices, procedures, and various machine tools.
  • Familiar with related welding, fabrication, machining, assembly, testing methods and practices.
  • Must have the ability to work from work orders, complicated prints, specifications, and written and verbal instructions.
  • Requires ingenuity, initiative and sound judgment.
  • Demonstrate good attendance, reliable.
  • Proven safe work habits.
  • Proven quality oriented.

Total Rewards

Starting your first day, Sealed Air offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Wellness Programs, Life Insurance, Retirement Benefits (401k matching program), Profit Sharing and other perks such as:

  • Competitive PTO
  • 10 paid Holidays
  • Unused Sick Time Payout
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company Paid Paternity Leave
  • Company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Legal Plan coverage & Identity Theft Protection
  • Auto and Home Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Recognition Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Scholarship Award Program
  • Employee Discount Marketplace

Requisition id: 35566 

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: Hydraulics, Medical, Electrical, Engineer, Machinist, Engineering, Healthcare, Manufacturing

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