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Packaging Engineer I

Location US-VA-Newport News
Company Canon Virginia, Inc.
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Do you have the desire to join a team passionate about technology at Canon Virginia? Alter the course of your career at our Regional Technical Headquarters. We are seeking a motivated and driven individual to join our Canon family for the position of Packaging Engineer I!
Our team continues to grow with new opportunities in the area of Product Engineering. These roles provide packaging engineering support for manufacturing of office and consumer products as well as remanufacturing/refurbishing of office and consumer products. All work takes place in a climate-controlled environment.
In addition to one of the best compensation and benefits packages in our field, our “work/life” balance philosophy is un-matched in the industry. A great effort is placed to create a quality work experience where your development and job satisfaction is a top priority to us.

This engineer provides packaging engineering support for manufacturing of office and consumer products.


- Issue/update packaging part/product/assy drawings with proper dimensioning, tolerance and specifications.
- Create product and subassembly bill of materials.
- Utilizes drawings, specifications and supporting documentation when evaluating packaging parts/products/process.
- Investigates manufacturing problems with packaging parts and systems.
- Defective part evaluation by analyzing facts, testing hypotheses, to identify root cause conclusion.
- Develop test plans for evaluation of packaging parts based on part function.
- Collect and/or organize data, produce analysis for decision making.
- Writes technical reports to document investigation and results. Present findings to management.
- Evaluate new production parts to complete tool approval.
- Use Oracle to issue product change notices.
- Able to research and communicate part change history and impact to product. Research and propose potential new suppliers for packaging parts.
- Participate in customer/supplier technical communication.
- Initiate PE actions from team participation.
- Develops/manages schedule and action item list.
- Ensures milestone dates for dates are met.


- Bachelor’s degree in Packaging Engineering/Packaging Science and 0-2 years’ experience preferably in a manufactur-ing environment.
- Capable with packaging CAD applications.
- Capable in Abode Illustrator.
- Basic understanding of packaging specific materials and processes
- Working knowledge of Office applications.
- Basic knowledge of Oracle Workbench and Document Control Modules.
- Root cause analysis capability.
- Able to complete pallet/transport logistics layout plan using TOPS or similar.
- Must be 18 years or older to apply

Company Overview

About our Company - Canon Virginia, Inc. located in Newport News, Virginia is a global manufacturer for Canon’s office and consumer products. Our innovative and efficient production methods along with our environmental commitment make us a leading global manufacturer. Since opening our doors in 1985, Canon Virginia has provided world class manufacturing services. It is the policy of Canon Virginia, Inc. (CVI) to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, creed, color, age, sex, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, national origin, or physical/mental disability except where there is a bona fide occupational qualification. This policy relates to all phases of recruitment, employment, compensation, benefits administration and participation in company sponsored employee activities. This includes hiring, promotions, demotions, transfers, layoffs, recall, training and terminations. Employment practices will conform to all federal, state and local laws on non-discrimination.



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