Corporate Packaging Engineer

Chicago, Illinois | Full-Time

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  • BS in mechanical, packaging, or manufacturing engineering; or 5-7 years relevant technical experience
  • Experience developing, reviewing, redlining, and approving packaging specifications
  • Advanced MS Office skills
  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry 


  • Experience managing automated packaging lines preferred
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical guidelines (GMP, GDP, ASTM)
  • 3-5 years automation engineering experience within manufacturing industry preferred
  • Familiarity with Software Qualification (GAMP 5) and CQV (FAT/SAT/IQ/OQ/PQ) preferred



  • Develop innovative, timely, and cost-effective packaging concepts that align and improve upon existing and proposed packaging lines and inspection systems
  • Actively participate in equipment evaluation, selection, validation and qualification
  • Support state-specific packaging and equipment purchases, including: sourcing, calculating, interpreting, comparing ROI, and maintaining vendor relations.
  • Prepare, review, and submit specifications
  • Develop the scope of work for various packaging and equipment initiatives
  • Review equipment submittals
  • Coordinate activities and project deliverables across operations and the greater engineering team
  • Assemble, facilitate, and participate in cross-functional teams
  • Define critical process parameters, operational ranges, and acceptance for quality assurance and process validation activities
  • Assist facility engineering with troubleshooting, and resolve technical and/or program controls issues

Project Management

  • Assist with engineering standardization initiatives within Cresco operations in all markets
  • Support facility engineers with equipment manufacturer communications and vendor management
  • Collaborate with facility maintenance and engineering team members as required to prepare and submit change orders
  • Assist and support corporate operations and engineering functional heads by attending project meetings


Cresco Labs, Inc.
Cresco Labs, Inc.
HQ: Chicago, Illinois

Cresco Labs is one of the largest vertically-integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. Together with its subsidiaries, Cresco cultivates, manufactures, and sells medical cannabis & products, and launched the industry’s first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative.

Company size: 800

  • Salary
  • Career Level
  • Degree
  • Experience
  • Job Type
  • Attractive
  • Mid-Senior Level
  • Degree Preferred
  • 3-6 Years
  • Full-Time
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