The Clorox Company

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Senior Engineer -- Packaging

at The Clorox Company

Posted: 10/24/2017
Job Reference #: 5000225452406

Job Description

Position Description

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with about 8,000 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2016 sales of $5.8 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products; Pine-Sol® cleaners; Liquid Plumr® clog removers; Poett® home care products; Fresh Step® cat litter; Glad® bags, wraps and containers; Kingsford® charcoal; Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces; Brita® water-filtration products; Burt's Bees® natural personal care products; and Renew Life® digestive health products. The company also markets brands for professional services, including Clorox Healthcare® and Clorox Commercial Solutions®. More than 80 percent of the company's sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.

Position Summary:

As a central engineering packaging engineer, will use Clorox engineering principles and Early Management tools to design, modify capability and improve packaging systems in various Clorox manufacturing facilities. Frequently will work as part of multi-functional teams, providing packaging engineering functional expertise for project design, construction, commissioning, and start-up.


Project work will require travel and is expected to be 30-50% of time as dictated by work assignments.


Key Responsibilities (in descending order of importance):

% of Time

  • Using Clorox engineering standards and processes develop detailed project scope of work and cost estimates related to the design, functional changes, and improvements of packaging manufacturing systems.


  • May perform functions of capital project manager which includes responsibility for defining overall project scope, cost, obtaining funding approval, procurement and construction management.


  • With the assistance of others defines, manages, and critically reviews work products from outside engineering firms to provide detailed engineering work for projects.


  • Technical owner (equipment specialist) of a packaging line major machine center(s). As a member of the equipment specialist team, responsibilities will include documentation of specification standards, maintaining an equipment matrix, and providing technical oversight



Minimum Requirements:

Years and Type of Experience:

5 years in engineering with 2-3 years general experience in manufacturing field.


Skills and Abilities:

  • 5 or more year's experience in a progression of assignments developing increasing expertise in packaging engineering discipline.
  • Must have good written, listening, and verbal communication skills and be able to communicate effectively with various levels of organization.
  • Must have the ability to effectively organize and lead meetings.
  • Must be able to operate effectively in cross-functional teams.
  • Must have ability to plan and organize work independently and work with minimum supervision.
  • Must have the ability to lead small informal and formal teams.
  • Must demonstrate attention to detail.


Education Level/Degree:

BS, Engineering discipline (mechanical engineering degree desired)

Job ID


Area of Interest

Product Supply

Employee Type

Salaried Non-Prod