Senior Packaging Engineer

Austin Foam Plastics - Nashville, TN (30+ days ago)3.6

Austin Foam Plastics, Inc. is a leader in the cushion packaging industry. We manufacture engineered packaging solutions. AFP is in search of full-time Senior Packaging Designer. This position is responsible for working directly with the sales team to understand customer needs; designs, creates & provides packaging solutions using foam, plastic, corrugated, and other mediums to fit customer needs; as well as works in a team environment to continuously improve our design process. Our ideal candidate has the following must haves:

5+ years using AutoCAD to design packaging solutions (we work with foam, corrugated, and other packaging mediums)

5+ years using an ERP system (preferably Syteline)

5+ years in a packaging manufacturing environment

Ability to hit the ground running in an Engineering role in a Manufacturing environment

Strong Adaptability, Open Mindedness, Problem Solver, & Team Player

Strong Attention to detail

Along with competitive pay and great company culture, we offer a complete benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, as well as 401k with company matching. We have paid holidays and PTO as well. Working hours are M - F 8am - 5pm. Hours may change depending on needs of the business.

AFP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promotes a drug free workplace.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year


  • ERP system : 5 years
  • Packaging Engineering: 5 years
  • Manufacturing: 5 years
  • Autocad: 5 years


  • Bachelor's


  • English

Required work authorization:

  • United States