Perform packaging engineering analyses and develop documentation in compliance with customer specifications and contractual requirements to ensure packaging, handling, storage, and transportability (PHS&T) principles are integrated into the design of complex vehicle systems. Identify vehicle components that require packaging data based on contract requirements; read and interpret drawings and 3D models of vehicle system components; develop, review, correct, and manipulate packaging data according to MIL-STD-2073-1E or equivalent. Create and execute detailed project plans and use principles of earned value management to monitor and control project cost and schedule performance against planned baselines. Provides packaging support in production (PSIP) of complex vehicle systems, through maintaining close coordination and communication with manufacturing, materials handling, and supply chain. Provides engineering and process support to the spares packaging department in the form of packaging work instructions, floor support and technical guidance. Provides Packaging Engineering support to other Combat Vehicles facilities as required.
Typical Education & Experience
Required Skills and Education
Good knowledge of products and advanced knowledge of Packaging Engineering principles and practices.
In depth skill using current computer applications and technologies in Packaging Engineering disciplines.
Ability to identify, define, interpret, and resolve engineering problems involving conflicting design/contractual/policy or technical requirements across functional areas and with difficult coordination requirements.
Ability to prepare technical reports, papers, and presentations and deliver them in written and oral form to customers, industry leaders, and senior management.
Preferred Skills and Education
Strong technical knowledge of relevant military, industrial, and commercial design standards. Certain positions may require specialized technical knowledge.
Packaging Engineering degree. Prefer Packaging Engineering experience with relevant applications in a defense, industrial, or manufacturing environment.
Ability to lead and develop Packaging Engineering staff.
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