Packaging Engineering Co-Op -Summer/Fall 2018:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Whippany New
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change. 


Packaging Engineering Co-Op -Summer/Fall 2018 


The primary responsibilities of this role, 2018 Summer/Fall Packaging Engineering Co-Op, are to: 


  • Serve as a contributor to cross-functional project teams and the change management process via coordinating the review and approval of component drawings / specifications, component testing/qualification, line trials of new components, overseeing package testing, develop bill of materials, and third party process qualifications;
  • Support the development of primary, secondary, and tertiary packaging structures by integrating the requirements of the project team, the packaging plant, and the component suppliers to develop the structural package designs;
  • Facilitate the resolution of problems during the development process to meet customers' needs;
  • Actively support manufacturing sites in all package changes as dictated by regulations, consumer's needs, manufacturing, or QA;
  • Effectively utilize key processes and tools (i.e. PLM, Barcode  verification) and activities required in the package development  process;
  • Partner with internal and external customers to efficiently deliver vs. project objectives.  Internal customers include US Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Care, Dermatology and Diabetes Care commercial  functions (Marketing, Sales), R&D functions (Regulatory, Medical,  Project Management), Supply Center functions (Quality, Change  Management, Project Management), and Global Supply Chain functions (Supply Managers, Technical Supply Managers, Project Management, Quality, Change Management).  External customers include contract manufacturers, graphic / pre-media vendors, carton and label vendors and related packaging service providers;
  • Efficiently integrate Package Engineering project tasks with US Packaging Services processes such as change management and label control as appropriate to ensure timely delivery vs. objectives.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Packaging Engineering or Packaging Science;
  • Ability to work accurately and efficiently on multiple projects under tight timelines;
  • Interest in Packaging Services processes such as product life;

    cycle, packaging design, and change management;

  • Strong computer skills - Microsoft Office;
  • Good communication skills due to the cross-functional collaboration required with customers including project teams as well as  initiatives involving Bayer Healthcare US and Bayer Healthcare global  organizations.
  • Available to work 40 hours per week from July 2018-December 2018

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.   
Location:United States : New Jersey : Whippany    
Division:Consumer Health   
Reference Code:13108   
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+ 1 888-473-1001, option #5
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