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Packaging Engineer

Chattanooga, Tennessee

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Responsibilities

ABOUTUS

At Sanofi Consumer Healthcare, we have one overarching mission - to work passionately, challenging ourselves and our industry every day, to drive what we believe is the next health revolution: evolving from simply serving consumers, to helping people help themselves - bringing “Health in Your Hands”.

Sanofi Consumer Healthcare US (formerly Chattem) is a leading marketer and manufacturer of a broad portfolio of branded over-the-counter (OTC) healthcare products, in such categories as allergy, upper and lower gastrointestinal, skin care, topical pain care, oral care and other OTC toiletry products.  The US CHC portfolio includes well-recognized brands such as: Allegra, Nasacort, Xyzal, Dulcolax, Gold Bond, Cortizone-10, Icy Hot, Aspercreme, ACT, Unisom, and Selsun Blue.

To achieve this, we need strong talent who will help us shape the future of our Consumer Healthcare business and challenge our industry. We aspire to create a work environment where people can thrive, grow, and be at their best every day. We believe in operating with integrity and prioritizing the health and well-being of people and communities where we operate, working towards making a positive impact in the world.

POSITION SUMMARY

This position will be responsible for developing and improving primary, secondary and tertiary packaging for Sanofi U.S. Consumer Healthcare products.

This role requires candidates to be on-site five days a week, with the potential to move to a hybrid schedule.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Development of material specifications for primary, secondary, and tertiary packaging. Scope covers a range of cosmetic, drug, and NDA products.

  • Support development and approval of primary, secondary, and tertiary packaging artwork (focus on labels, cartons, and shippers).

  • Interact with packaging suppliers to optimize package designs.

  • Develop pallet patterns for new product introductions or for updates to existing finished goods.

  • Ongoing review of packaging materials and suppliers for opportunities to reduce packaging cost and improve efficiency.

  • Maintain package dimensional data for Master Product List.

  • Coordinate line trials to confirm packaging materials are compatible with packaging equipment at multiple production plants.

  • Provide package engineering technical support to plant operations.

  • Support company packaging sustainability initiatives.

  • Attend continuous improvement meetings with production plant

  • Perform ISTA or ATSM distribution testing.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree required, in packaging science or engineering field preferred

Experience

  • Experience in Package Design

  • Experience in a GMP Manufacturing environment

  • Lab experience performing ISTA or ASTM distribution testing

  • Familiar with TOPS or CAPE palletization software

  • Experience with SAP or other ERP (enterprise resource planning) system

  • Experience with packaging graphics development

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU

  • Competitive Pay

  • Three (3) Weeks Paid Vacation

  • Robust 401(k) + Employer Match

  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Parental Leave

  • Learning and Developmental Opportunities

  • Employee Resource Groups

EEO/AA Employer: Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Location: Chattanooga, TN, USA

Relocation: Relocation assistance available.

Travel: No travel required.

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

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