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R&D Packaging Technologist II

Date:  Jan 9, 2021

Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 13420 

A Career in Beer:   
Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company is to delight the world’s beer drinkers.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  


We are Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do then we want to hear from you.


The Headlines:  

In the role of Research & Development (R&D) Packaging Technologist II, working in Milwaukee, WI you will assist in Packaging Development projects, perform brewery line trials, and lead Package Testing on site in the Packaging Lab.  You will work with other team members of the R&D Packaging team around Sustainability, Innovation, Cost Savings, and Process Improvements. 
This position reports to the Sr. R&D Packaging Manager, and works closely with other internal partners including Quality, Innovation, Technical Services and Breweries.


The Responsibilities: 
•    Assisting Packaging Engineers in project support
•    Innovation research – Tech scouting
•    Package Test Plans (PTP) in breweries
•    Package Lab Testing
          o    Vibration Table, 3D Printer, 3D Scanner
          o    Corrugate/Fiber Sample Table
          o    Impact Tester, Instron Testing
•    Trend Analysis of packaging related quality issues
•    Competitive research


The Other Qualifications: 
•    You will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Packaging or related field.
•    2+ years of experience in packaging or associated consumer goods industry
•    You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities.  You act with appropriate urgency to various market events and trends that require a quick turnaround in plans and strategy  
•    You are confident and competent. You are diplomatic, professional and exercise great judgment in developing and maintaining excellent business relationships within the business 
•    You take ownership of one’s own work, driving to completion.


Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  
•    As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe 
•    We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are
•    You can become a Certified Beer Enthusiast through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings  
•    Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans 
•    Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental, vision and other benefits
•    Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences

At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee