Manufacturing Engineer

Date: Nov 8, 2022

Location: Mukwonago, WI, US, 53149

Company: Aptar Group


At Aptar, we use insights, design, engineering and science to create innovative packaging technologies that build brand value for our customers, and, in turn, make a meaningful difference in the lives, looks, health and homes of people around the world.


Every day, Aptar creates “a-ha moments” for its customers and their consumers and patients by continually bringing innovations to market that convert non-dispensing packaging into breakthrough product-dispensing systems, including those that give people more effective ways to put on their favorite fragrance, kids the opportunity to pour ketchup without making a mess and patients connected technologies that help them more easily adhere to treatment.


We have manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America and over 13,000 dedicated employees in 18 different countries.



  • Attract and develop high performing people.
  • Promote a diverse and inclusive work environment.
  • Allow for failure by allowing people to make mistakes through an open and trusting environment.
  • Invest in the development of employees through local, regional and global career opportunities.
  • Contribute to the communities where we reside.



  • Provide knowledge and leadership in the areas of Environmental, Health, and Safety and safe working practices
  • Lead the effort to identify, investigate, recommend, and implement equipment improvements and process systems changes that will improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the assigned ancillary equipment
  • Manage business aspects of ancillary asset(s) such as, capital projects, compliance projects and equipment reliability
  • Improve and verify technical skill levels of molding room operators and assist in training where necessary
  • Lead/Improve Asset Reliability and recommend possible Reliability Strategies (including spares, down day planning, lubrication, operator basic care routes, asset clean to inspect, etc.) for noted ancillary equipment
  • Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.
  • Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
  • Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.
  • Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes.
  • Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. .
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government and company regulations.
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service.
  • Completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed




  • A Bachelor's Degree or higher in one of the following disciplines: Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, or Industrial Engineer OR FIVE (5) or more years of experience with direct responsibility for ancillary equipment

Experience and Skills:

  • 2+  years of related experience 
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Experience programming and validating Cognex vision systems, Keyence vision systems or equivalent



  • Award-winning corporate university offering personal development and training opportunities.   
  • Competitive base salary and performance-based bonus plan. 
  • Contribute to the communities where we reside. 
  • An outstanding benefits package, which includes 401(k), vacation, medical, dental, vision, maternity/paternity leave, life insurance for you and optional for your dependents, LTD, STD, flex spending, pet care, auto & home, critical illness, and a wellness program.


Aptar is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that a diverse workforce is key to our success. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief. 

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee