Lennox Packaging Engineer in Tifton, Georgia

Company Overview

Lennox International (LII) is a leading global provider of innovative climate control solutions for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) markets.

Beginning over a century ago, Lennox International has built a strong heritage of Innovation and Responsibility. Our position as an innovation leader continually inspires us to promote more efficient energy use and a healthier environment through our product operations. Our engaged and diverse workforce is committed to providing climate control solutions that provide the most value and comfort for our customers.

We are proud to have instilled a shared sense of responsibility and commitment among our approximately 10,000 employees located throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration is a global leader in commercial refrigeration serving over 70 countries worldwide building its vision of being the first choice in refrigeration, the global benchmark in customer service, and at the forefront of sustainable technologies providing innovative refrigeration solutions that enhance the way we live.

Heatcraft has long been known for combining innovative technologies with precision engineering to design refrigeration systems capable of meeting the demands of the most rigorous operating environments. Heatcraft uses a team approach for every project, working in collaboration with their customers to create smarter, more useful products that fit their real-world needs.

If you are a self-starter looking for an opportunity to make an impact in a dynamic, growing organization, you may be a great addition to our team!

Job Description

The Packaging Engineer will be responsible for design, cost reduction, qualification, continuous improvement and cross functional support for all packaging and crating throughout Heatcraft Refrigeration Products.

This engineer also designs, fabricates, modifies and evaluates complex mechanical and electro-mechanical components, sub-systems and systems. The person in this position may also provide work leadership for lower level employees.

Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with product engineers to design packaging and crating that meets requirements for protection against freight and handling damage, handling throughout the distribution chain, signage/warnings/marking, compliance with required transit testing and standards, and cost targets.

  • Perform comprehensive assessments of packaging and crating to develop improvement strategies which optimize cost, prevent or mitigate damage to products and packaging, satisfy customer requests for improvements and tolerate conditions of storage, shipping and handling.

  • Be a hands-on resource to implement solutions identified, leveraging corporate, supplier and contracted resources to maximize output.

  • Prepare design specifications, analyses and recommendations for presentation and approval.

  • Technical responsibility for planning, organizing and conducting technical projects or phases of projects involving design and development.

  • Coordinate the efforts of drafters/designers, engineering technicians and machine shop personnel as required by assigned projects.

  • Conduct independent technical investigations involving the origination or modification of material.

  • Through these various activities, you will bring about a portfolio of packaging and crating that is cost-optimized and in a state of continuous improvement. Responsibilities will include developing/controlling internal Packaging/Crating standards for Heatcraft Refrigeration Products.


  • Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering.

  • Requires at least 5 years related experience.

  • Understanding of the practical application of engineering science and technology.

  • Experience with analytical and CAD software.

  • Requires knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.

Requisition # 2018-14081

Category Engineering

Shift / Hours Regular

Lennox International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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