ZF TRW Packaging Engineer - IRS in Mexico

Req ID 26610BR

Job Title Packaging Engineer - IRS

Functional Area Operations

Business Unit Global Occupant Safety Systems

Job Description

Packaging Engineer will be responsible for

packaging of all products being

manufactured at the plant - program timing,

start ups, build outs, etc. and keep track of

related packaging information.

_Communicate with customers, packaging

suppliers, part suppliers, and TRW

personnel to coordinate both returnable

and expendable packaging for inbound and

outbound goods in the most efficient


_Work with Corporate/Sr. packaging engineer

to develop packaging plan for finished

goods in accordance with customer

packaging requirements and budget,

communicate with customers as needed

and submit information using customer's

packaging systems/forms/procedures.

_Evaluate supplier packaging forms and

packaging for compliance to TRW standard

and other plant considerations, work with

the suppliers to provide parts in the most

efficient packaging with consideration to

Supplychain performance and Part

presentation to the line.

_Continually evaluate inbound and outbound

packaging systems for cost savings

opportunities including, but not limited to

density improvements, container reuse,

packaging material and design changes.

_Assist in packaging cost estimates as needed.

_Maintain hazardous material shipping certification.

Education Requirements Bachelors Degree

Experience and Skill Requirements

At least 2 years direct experience in the following areas:

• Packaging design, hands on: expendable and returnable,

including evaluation of cost of each. Specific experience with

inflatable restraint systems is preferred

• Packaging cost savings analysis and implementation

• Familiarity with standard automotive packaging sizes, designs

concepts, suppliers, materials

• Familiarity with Automotive Customer packaging specifications,

processes, systems, and contacts

• Familiarity with packaging cost estimating

• Excellent communication skills and ability to build relationships

and work as part of a team

• Hazardous materials shipping certification - preferred

• Bilingual Spanish/English language skills

Position Status Salaried Full-Time

State Coahuila

Country Mexico