Job Openings at Wisconsin Packaging Corp.

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You spend a huge part of your day working. Wouldn't it be great to enjoy your job and the people you work with? Wisconsin Packaging Corp. is a family owned business and we treat our employees as if they are our family.

  • Great benefits and competitive compensation

  • A safe work environment

We work as a team and play as a team. We celebrate special occasions together. Birthday treats, parties and outings are just a few ways we show our care and respect for each other.


If you have an interest in working at WPC in one of the following areas, please send your resume to us (don't forget to specify the area of interest):

Design Engineer

Position Summary:
 Under the direction of the Customer Service Manager the basic and chief function of the Design Engineer is to propose and develop custom packaging for customers and potential customers.
 Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):

  1. Design and produce samples for customers and sales team.

  2. Daily review and adjustment of Design Team Schedule.

  3. Communicate schedule changes to affected personnel.

  4. Provide specifications and layouts for orders and pricing.

  5. Provide estimating forms for Customer Service.

  6. Provide layouts for cutting die suppliers.

  7. Maintain computer specifications and allowances to:  test flutes, single wall-double wall, styles and production layouts to aid manufacturing.

  8. Perform Drop, Vibration testing and required test forms.

Additional Responsibilities:

  1. Ensures within the Team that the customer is our first priority.

  2. Maintains individual Design Log keeping track of number of designs, type of designs and number of samples.

  3. Maintains organized, detailed records.

  4. Interacts with other personnel as well as customer and supplier representatives on quality issues as requested by the Production Manager.

  5. Conducts himself/herself in an ethical and prudent manner and maintains a good attitude.

  6. Promotes a positive working environment supporting Wisconsin Packaging Corp’s teamwork concept.

  7. Enhances job growth through continuing education, as necessary.

Knowledge, Skill and Ability:

  • Education/Training:  Requires at least a college degree preferably in Packaging Design.

  • Experience: Knowledge of packaging materials (especially corrugated) and the machinery Wisconsin Packaging uses to manufacture its product.   Full understanding of customer service philosophy and procedures of the Company.  Ability to be persuasive with customers, keeping “customer satisfaction” as a guiding factor.

  • Requires skill in: Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills are required to deal effectively with customers (both internal and external).  Legible handwriting to record information and fill out forms; telephone etiquette skills; ability to perform mathematical calculations involving adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions, decimals and percentages; ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks; ability to solve problems and make adjustments as needed; capable of dealing with deadline pressures; integrity regarding confidential information.

  • Additional Desirable Qualifications: Experience with various computer programs and information processing.

Physical Requirements
Work requires various periods throughout the day of sitting, standing, stooping, bending, kneeling and reaching.  Some repetitive motion involving the telephone, data entry and filing is required.  Ability to lift and carry 25 lbs.

This job description does not state or imply that these are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to the job.  Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as requested by Management.  All requirements are subject to change over time at the discretion of Management, and to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.  This job description is not an employment contract and does not create contractual obligations.  You are an employee “At Will” with the right to terminate employment at any time, for any reason; just as our Company retains a similar right to terminate the employment relationship of any employee.


To Apply:

Please submit your resume with letter of interest and salary history to:

Human Resources Manager
Wisconsin Packaging Corp.
P.O. Box 28
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
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