BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Sr. Packaging Engineer in Covington, Georgia

BD Urology and Critical Care a BD Company is seeking to fill the position of Sr. Engineer, Packaging in Covington, GA. Bard Medical has joined BD together, advancing the world of health.

This position is responsible for Conceptualizing, designing, and developing packaging for BD’s product lines. Actively participates on New Product Development Teams. Analyses designs and recommends changes, if necessary. Recommends and purchases materials and components used in design requirements. Prepares and maintains appropriate documentation in accordance with policies and procedures. Direct the activities of engineers, technicians, and draft persons.

+ + Conceptualization of initial design options, execution of design select, and modifications of packaging.

  • Recommends appropriate Packaging equipment to meet packaging design and material requirements.

  • Converts customer needs into new product concept solutions.

  • Develops prototypes of concepts and subcomponent mechanisms.

  • Designs and develops tooling and fixturing required to support new products and line extensions.

  • Utilizes design concepts and analysis techniques, including but not limited to:

    • Failure Mode Analysis
    • Finite Element Analysis & modeling
    • Geometric Dimensioning/
    • Statistical Analysis
    • Tolerancing Analysis
    • Stress/Strain Analysis
  • Works with vendors, consultants, and customers to identify appropriate materials and components to meet packaging requirements.

  • Analyzes concepts to ensure that the specifications (Product Performance Specifications) meet the customers’ requirement.

  • Ability to detail designs to ensure manufacturability; proper dimensioning and tolerances stack-up analysis. Recommends modifications as required.

  • Establishes and maintains appropriate documentation of activities in accordance with existing policies and procedures (Divisions, Corporate, and Regulatory compliance)

  • Prepares and distributes project status reports on a regular basis.

  • Actively participates on New Product Development teams and Design Reviews.

  • Demonstrated ability to design innovative products/mechanisms.

  • Demonstrated ability in analyzing designs; experience in various analysis tools and techniques such as: Failure Mode Analysis (FMA), Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Geometric Dimensioning/Tolerancing, Stress/Strain Analysis, and statistical analysis.

  • Proficient in the use of a personal computer with intermediate keyboarding skills and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Microsoft Project, and various statistical software packages.

  • B.S. in Packaging Engineering preferred. Mechanical Engineering is an alternate.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

  • Five (5) to eight (8) years of packaging engineering experience, preferably in the medical device industry.

  • Past experience managing packaging projects using semi-automated packaging equipment including form, fill, and seal and flow wrap machinery is preferred.

  • Previous experience in the design of a variety of products, materials, mechanisms, components, and processes.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, and hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to handle and feel. The employee must be able to lift or move boxes of product/raw materials and pieces of small equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job.

This position works in a laboratory setting and has occasional exposure to chemicals and high heat. #LI-CW1

Industry Standard/Category: Sr. Packaging Engineer

ID: 2018-11494

Career Level: experienced

Division Name: Bard Medical Division

Relocation Available?: No

External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 8195 Industrial Blvd.

Post End Date: 12/31/2018

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.

We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.

Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.