Job Description for Packaging Design Engineer

NPC Global is a distribution company in Carteret NJ looking to add a Packaging Design Engineer to our expanding team!

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities Include (but not limited to):

  • Design quality solutions for the business
  • Develop packaging designs in line with customer needs
  • Oversee complete packaging development process; creating of packaging design, prototype development and performance testing
  • Define packages/materials to meet product requirements; reliability, performance, manufacturability and cost
  • Create customer relationships to help sell design and custom solutions
  • Establish guidelines for suppliers and internal packaging processes
  • Be able to accomplish multiple projects simultaneously



  • Bachelor’s Degree is required; Packaging Engineering (Industrial or Mechanical)
  • Master’s Degree Preferred; Packaging Engineering (Industrial or Mechanical)
  • 3+ years of Packaging Design experience (or relevant level of experience)
  • Strong knowledge of packaging design materials
  • Strong understanding of industrial design, engineering, manufacturing and supply chain in a globally sourced environment (Asia, North America)
  • Customer service orientated
  • Demonstrated understanding of engineering principles
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills
  • Advanced level of software programs
  • Product-focused creative thinking


Company Benefits:

  • Full Time Position
  • Competitive Salary
  • Fully Paid Medical Insurance
  • 50% Coverage Dental Plan
  • Generous PTO Package
  • Paid Holidays