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Packaging Engineer (Req.#: 3016 ) Apply Now
Job Type: Engineering     Job Location: Le Mars, IA

Packaging Engineer

Wells Enterprises currently has a position open for a Packaging Engineer in the corporate center located in Le Mars, IA. Responsibilities of a Packaging Engineer include: provide support to the internal customer base of Wells Enterprises in: New Product Development (NPD), Plant troubleshooting on packaging materials, Specification Management, and Qualification of materials and vendors.

Primary responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Conducts oneself in a professional manner, respectful of the company culture and the employees of Wells. Is personable, is someone co-workers enjoy working with and demonstrates solid communication skills.
  • Makes good, fact based decisions through a mixture of analysis and judgment. Delivers reliably on the tasks given on agreed timelines. Learns quickly when facing new challenges and is open to change. Has demonstrated the problem solving skills essential to continuous improvement and root cause analysis.
  • Capable of providing technical knowledge on the range of packaging mediums utilized at Wells.
  • Understands and has the capability to perform physical and functional attribute testing on packaging material; and utilizes the software available for packaging development and analysis.
  • Established relationships with key vendors and utilizes the contacts and material expertise of industry professionals as necessary in the daily work.
  • Understands the steps in NPD and the role and responsibility of the Packaging Engineer in the process. Is capable of providing the necessary packaging expertise to deliver to Marketing the design and specification required.
  • Capable of developing and updating (as required) specifications for packaging into the business operating software (Oracle). Follows the Packaging development process as outlined.
  • Recommends packaging improvements that may lead to operational efficiency improvements, lower waste and reduce total costs.

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering is preferred.
  • Packaging engineering degree is preferred
  • 1-5 years of on the job training is desired or the commiserative of 10+ years of on the job experience.

Wells Enterprises is an EEO/AA employer M/F/Vet/Dis

Maintenance Tech St. George (Req.#: 2003 ) Apply Now
Job Type: Engineering     Job Location: St.. George, UT

We have an opening in Maintenance at our Ice Cream Plant in St. George Utah. Qualified applicants must have a strong mechanical and electrical maintenance background with a minimum of 2 years industrial maintenance experience or a degree from a technical school. This position will require knowledge of production machinery repair, troubleshooting, pneumatics and hydraulic, centrifugal pump repair, welding experience in ARC/TIG/MIG, electrical/electronic skills including knowledge of PLC's, 24VDC control systems, 3phase 480/240/208VAC and the ability to read electrical and electronic prints. Must have good communication skills and the ability to work well with others, as well as, on your own with minimal direction from your supervisor. F/M/V/D encouraged to apply. EOE/AA
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