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Title:  Electrical Engineer

Requisition ID:  17771 - 159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Engineering and Technical Services
Travel:  Negligible

POSITION SCOPE: Perform the electrical design tasks for global Packaging Machinery. 


  • Create electrical schematics and diagrams.
  • Provide drafting support to others as needed.
  • Organize bills of materials.
  • Develop PLC and HMI control programs.
  • Integrate servo control platforms as a means to increase machinery flexibility and improve performance.
  • Incorporate global safety standards
  • Improve efficiency of established systems.
  • Travel to customer sites as directed to support equipment startup, repair and upgrades.

Desired Background:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience.
  • 2 - 5 years of demonstrated experience in control systems design for machinery.
  • Capable of designing electrical schematics - E3 Schematic CAD software desirable.
  • PLC programming experience.
  • HMI programming experience.
  • Proven servo system experience.
  • Excellent document management skills.
  • Understanding of global safety standards and electrical codes of practice.
  • Background in developing engineering solutions for machinery. 

Job Requirements:

  • Familiar with working in a team-oriented design and manufacturing environment.
  • Strong project management skills and meets deadlines.
  • Up to 20% travel, potentially some international destinations.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful. If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you. Learn more about us at

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.

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