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Packaging Specialist (P54)

by General Dynamics Land Systems

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Oct 10, 2022
General Dynamics Land Systems

Job Description

Packaging Specialist (P54)

Position Description:

Packaging, Specialist


Key Job Elements:

  • Locate, weigh, measure and analyze military vehicle spare parts.
  • Create models using NX for manufacturing
  • Complete Item Description Reports (IDRs)
  • Prepare very detailed Military Specification coded documentation for various customers
  • Create drawings of items within newly designed or existing packaging containers
  • Provide packaging data input into multiple databases
  • Input packaging process routing information into Oracle
  • Track the status of completion of any packaging data development
  • Job requires ability to work shifts and / or altered work weeks as required
  • Assume responsibility for special assignments and tasks
  • Maintain safe work practices and use / wear proper safety equipment


Position Requirements:

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree, College diploma or certified military experience
  • Minimum 3 - 5 years relevant experience
  • Demonstrated CAD skills
  • Ability to design, draw and prototype new packaging designs
  • Proficient communication, organization and prioritization skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, multi-task and take initiative
  • Experience working with teams and/or customers
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and documentation
  • Ability to work shifts and / or altered work weeks as required
  • Experience with both Imperial and Metric units of measure
  • Capable of meeting physical demands of the job


Preferred Qualifications:

  • A hands-on product/packaging design capable individual who can produce high-quality output in a priority changing environment
  • Experienced/trained with the Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)
  • Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act (TDGA)
  • Drawing and prototype building talents are required
  • Thorough knowledge of American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) and Canadian/American military standards and specifications is a definite asset
  • Experienced with hand and powered carpentry and packaging tools


General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada is an employment equity employer who values diversity and inclusion.  We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is a requirement that General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada be registered with the Canadian Controlled Goods Program and that all of its workforce be security assessed.  As such, successful applicants must meet all applicable security requirements, including, but not limited to, the ability to obtain and maintain a Canadian government security clearance to secret level.