Hayward Industries

Packaging Engineer Intern

1 month ago(12/20/2017 2:54 PM)
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Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries, Inc.  is the world’s leading supplier of residential and commercial swimming pool equipment.  For 50 years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership on a global scale. 


Hayward’s swimming pool products are produced with the industry’s most advanced product and process innovations.  Our global footprint allows us to manufacture and distribute Hayward’s custom-designed products for every pool market.  Our success with game-changing new products and expansion into new markets is creating opportunities for dynamic and challenging careers in a number of functional areas.


As an intern, you’ll have the opportunity to become part of a unique team oriented environment that fosters innovation, idea sharing, and leadership.


Position Overview:

Performs assignments involving engineering principles and knowledge of packaging materials (mainly corrugated, foam, and mold pulp)  for packaging development / improvements.



Major Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Works closely with the packaging engineer to achieve daily tasks
  • Packaging development, including prototyping, testing, and documentation for all business units
  • Assists with equipment testing and machine tryouts related to packaging implementation
  • Assists in the packaging cost estimating process
  • Develop knowledge of materials used and packaging assembly processes
  • Value Added / Value Engineered packaging improvements
  • Creates, reviews, updates, and circulates packaging specifications
  • Gather critical requirements and researching product alternatives
  • Interact cross functionally supporting various packaging materials projects



  • Familiarity with Artios Cad (both 2D and 3D), Tops, and Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Possess strong hands-on and mechanical skills with familiarity of hand and power tools
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Proven problem solving and analytical skills
  • Self- motivated
  • Ability to perform at a high level in a lean manufacturing environment with a team based organization
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office automation tools
  • Ability to bring enthusiasm and excitement to the job!
  • Excellent attendance
  • Familiarity with SolidWorks a plus 



Rising junior or senior student pursuing an undergraduate degree in Packaging Science


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