ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Product Development Intern in Granite City, Illinois
ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with a comprehensive product offering, providing creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. ProAmpac’s approach to sustainability – ProActive Sustainability® – provides innovative sustainable flexible packaging products to help our customers achieve their sustainability goals. We are guided in our work by four core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, and Involvement.
As a team member, you join a diverse mix of forward-thinking professionals dedicated to producing world-class packaging. We're always looking to bring in top-tier talent — it's one of the many keys to our tremendous success and continuing growth. Our open culture nurtures an atmosphere of encouragement and empowers the free exchange of fresh ideas and the sharing of best practices.
By joining us, you become an integral part of an entrepreneurial company in a fast-paced, exciting environment that provides varied opportunities for professional and personal growth.
ProAmpac is seeking a Product Development Intern for Summer 2021, who will work in-person full-time for the summer. Within this role, they will have the opportunity to complete lab testing of trial products for industry-leading customers. Potential products include flexible bags for Pet & Lawn clients. The lab trial process will include, but is not limited to, following set protocols, evaluating variables, and completing analyses of testing. Other responsibilities include:
Providing assistance with product trials completed on the production floor
Updating trial plans and all necessary tracking on progress
Presenting verbal reports on the findings from lab trials to team
Updating Typical Data Sheet (TDS) files to ensure data is accurate in reports
Currently pursuing a degree at an accredited college or university in Packaging Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or related field
Previous internship experiences preferred
Understanding of lab testing (protocols, process, evaluations, statistical analysis)
Experience using Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, Teams) and Outlook; experience with Excel preferred
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Self-motivated and proactive professional that thrives in a fast-paced environment
Need to living in/near, or willing to relocate, to Granite City (no relocation assistance provided)
Area of Interest: Engineering
Department: Product Development-2550
ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.