• Mechanical Systems Engineer - Associate

    O-IPerrysburg, OH 43552

    Job #1419932995

  • Mechanical Systems Engineer - Associate

    • Job ID #:7146

    • Functional Area:Manufacturing

    • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

    • Relocation Provided:Yes

    • Location:Perrysburg, OH - Global HQ

    • Department:Operations/Manufacturing

    • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

    • Experience Required:5 - 7 Years

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    Position Description:

    Who we are:

    Remember the last time you opened a bottle of champagne? A cold beer after a hard day's work or a bottle of sparkling mineral water to quench your thirst? Well, it was probably made by us. We are O-I and we love that we make more glass containers than anyone in the world.

    O-I has more than a century of experience crafting pure, sustainable, brand-building glass packaging for many of the world's best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

    With nearly 27,000 employees and an unparalleled footprint spanning almost 80 plants in 23 countries, O-I is a truly global maker of glass packaging.

    From engineering and manufacturing to brand development, design and innovation, we are dedicated to providing unique solutions to exceed our customers' expectations and fuel consumers' desire for glass.

    Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit and desire the excitement that comes with a start up? In this role you'll have the opportunity to be an intrapreneurial member of a distinctive team focused on developing the future of glass packaging, within an already established Global, Fortune 500 organization.

    This is a unique opportunity to be part of this exciting, breakthrough initiative reimagining glassmaking with transformational technology and new processes. Called MAGMA (Modular Advanced Glass Manufacturing Asset), the initiative leverages R&D work that we've been pursuing over the last few years to develop new melting technology that opens up a world of possibilities for us.

    MAGMA builds on O-I's history and heritage of innovation, and you will be part of a special team working to enable us to continue pursuing new growth opportunities across categories and geographies.

    This role will be based out of our Global Headquarters in Perrysburg, OH.

    Your Role:

    Work in and promote an environment that operates based on the following principles:

    • Market Disruption: Guided by critical strategic objectives that are associated with breakthrough and/or disruptive market opportunities and technologies.

    • Sense of Urgency: Maintaining a strong sense of urgency driven by the vital importance of agility and "speed-to-market."

    • Entrepreneurial Spirit: A dedicated technological organization based on an entrepreneurial spirit and approach.

    • Autonomy: Full organization comprised of teams empowered with a high level of autonomy.

    • Communication: Displaying effective communication skills and acting as a bridge between various squads and external partners and vendors

    Your Responsibilities:

    • Lead mechanical systems projects from inception, through execution, to full completion:

    • Prepare scope of work and functional specification documents for design, fabrication and installation of glass manufacturing equipment and processes

    • Design and/or review water, compressed and cooling process air, vacuum, HVAC, fire protection, abatement, and materials handling systems related to the manufacturing of glass containers

    • Direct the work of external partners and integrators by providing technical guidance and oversight

    • Ensure complete and accurate drawings and project documentation.

    • Review and/or design mechanical distribution systems, process flow diagrams and P&IDs

    • Apply expertise and learning to the development of standards to create state-of-the-art glass manufacturing processes and systems:

    • Gather and understand the 'voice of the customer' with the Magma and Plant operation's teams to create inputs to mechanical system requirements

    • Support various teams in mechanical systems related technical challenges.

    • Facilitate and perform training and support for operations and engineering staff

    Travel Requirements:

    • Travel required, 25 - 40%, Domestic and International

    Reporting Relationships:

    • This role will have no direct reports, but will be expected to work closely with the following:

    • Technical Employees within the Magma and OI Global Technical and Engineering teams including engineers and scientists from varying disciplines.

    • Vendors, Contractors and other Strategic Partners - Internal and External

    Position Requirements:

    About You:

    • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology

    • 5+ years of experience in the design and development of mechanical equipment and systems

    • Demonstrated knowledge of mechanical systems design in industry and/or manufacturing

    • Demonstrated knowledge of mechanical systems equipment and distribution processes

    • Understanding of industry specific standards

    • Detail oriented to spot inaccuracies and find solutions

    • CAD (2D and 3D) proficiency using software such as Autodesk products, Creo or Solidworks

    • Strong decision making and judgment skills

    • Team Orientated Individual- must have excellent people skills

    • Strong communication skills

    Physical Requirements:

    • Occasionally perform physically demanding job tasks

    • Work occasionally in a high temperature environment.

    • Bend, stretch, twist, or reach out

    • Climb stairs and ladders, traverse catwalks and platforms in and around process equipment

    What We Offer:

    • Opportunity for future growth and advancement

    • Generous, Award-winning 401(k) plan w/ employer contribution & match

    • Half Day Fridays

    • Comprehensive benefits package

    • Relaxed and contemporary dress code

    • Education Assistance program

    • Adoption Assistance program

    • and much more...

    If you are smart, passionate, innovative, culturally open, curious and collaborative, we'd like to hear from you.

    O-I is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that attracts and embraces the brightest minds and creates a culture that welcomes a diversity of ideas and perspectives while encouraging growth and rewarding performance.

    _Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations._

    _Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis._ _(O-I does not sponsor working visas for internships or co-ops)._

    O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at ~~~ and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.