Hayward Industries

  • Packaging Engineer Co-op

    Job Locations US-NC-Clemmons
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/3/2018 4:03 PM)
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  • Overview

    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:

    Summer 2019 - 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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