Careers

Pack Air designs, manufactures and integrates custom conveyor and product handling devices. We specialize in consulting with our customers to understand their unique challenges and delivering customized solutions that improve the efficiency and capacity of their production lines.

We coach a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization to make sure we are offering our customers the best possible solutions.  From the time we receive an RFQ, through engineering, manufacturing and service, we meet in small teams every day to work through problems.  This approach does take more time up front, but we have proven results that it pays off in the end.

Our goal is to hire and retain individuals that want to be part of our Team Culture.  We take time to help set career paths, and then coach and mentor team members to reach achievable goals.  Other team members’ act as leaders and mentors with goals of passing on what they have learned to another generation of manufacturing professionals.

Pack Air is steadily growing and is always looking for talented individuals to join our Team.  If you have a background in conveyor or custom equipment manufacturing related to material handling, we may have an opportunity for you in the areas of Inside and Outside Sales, Mechanical and Controls Engineering, Fabrication, Mechanical and Electrical Assembly and Service.

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Due to continued growth, Pack Air is adding the following positions:

Position: Service – Entry Level Mechanical Assembly

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the assembly of conveyor and related mechanical equipment.  The ideal candidate for this position possesses good mechanical aptitude, enthusiasm, and is motivated to get the job done in a fast paced environment.  As an entry level position this individual will work closely with a team leader on their assigned project.  PAI emphasizes and coaches a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization.

Daily activities will involve:

  • Assembly of conveyor and related equipment

 Basic Requirements:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Adaptable to fast paced environment
  • Must be able to read a tape measure
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work independent or as a team
  • Capable of using hand and power tools
  • Able to be on your feet, bend, or occasionally climb short ladder for a minimum of 8 hours a day
  • Able to lift / move 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work minimum of 40 hours

Preferred Experience:

  • Ability to read blue prints
  • Previous experience in conveyor industry

Note:

Pack Air offers a “loaner” tool kit at no charge to get started in your Assembly career.  Assemblers are expected to provide their own tools long term.

Salary Range will be dependent on applicants experience

Please include “Manufacturing – Entry Level Mechanical Assembly” in the subject line.  Resumes may be addressed to “Plant Manager” and emailed here


Position: Manufacturing – Mid Level Mechanical Assembly

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the assembly of conveyor and related mechanical equipment.  The ideal candidate for this position possesses good mechanical aptitude, enthusiasm, and is motivated to get the job done in a fast paced environment.  This individual will work closely with the Mechanical Assembly Leads and Entry Level Mechanical Assemblers to build quality equipment on a timely basis.  PAI emphasizes and coaches a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization.

Daily activities will involve:

  • Working with a Mechanical Assembly Lead and 1-2 Entry Level Mechanical Assemblers
  • Assembly of conveyor and related equipment

 Basic Requirements:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Adaptable to fast paced environment
  • Must be able to read a tape measure
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work independent or as a team
  • Capable of using hand and power tools
  • Able to be on your feet, bend, or occasionally climb short ladder for a minimum of 8 hours a day
  • Able to lift / move 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work minimum of 40 hours
  • Ability to read blue prints

Preferred Experience:

  • Previous experience in conveyor industry (5+ years) or related industry
  • Basic computer skills (Word, Excel)

Salary Range will be dependent on applicants experience

Please include “Manufacturing – Mid Level Mechanical Assembly” in the subject line.  Resumes may be addressed to “Plant Manager” and emailed here


Position: Manufacturing – Welder – MIG/TIG

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the precision alignment and welding of conveyor components and related mechanical equipment. The ideal candidate for this position possesses good mechanical aptitude, enthusiasm, and is motivated to get the job done in a fast paced environment.  As a Welder this individual will possess the knowledge and ability to read and interpret drawings and technical documents/work orders in order to accurately fit parts together and weld. PAI emphasizes and coaches a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization.

Daily activities will involve:

  • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
  • Measure and align work pieces using straightedges, clamps, and measuring devices for accurate fit
  • Operate angle grinders, sanders, saws and related tooling required to fit and finish components
  • Set up weld machine accurately for proper weld quality and specifications for welding of conveyor and related equipment
  • Perform weld procedures with accuracy and quality in various weld positions

 Basic Requirements:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Adaptable to fast paced environment
  • Must be able to read a tape measure
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work independent or as a team
  • Capable of using hand and power tools
  • Able to be on your feet, bend, or occasionally climb short ladder for a minimum of 8 hours a day
  • Able to lift / move 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work minimum of 40 hours

Preferred Experience:

  • Associates degree or Weld Certificate
  • Previous experience in conveyor industry

Salary Range will be dependent on applicants experience

Please include “Manufacturing – Entry Level Mechanical Assembly” in the subject line.  Resumes may be addressed to “Plant Manager” and emailed here


Position: Engineering – Sr. Project Engineer

Position Summary:

Thhis position is responsible for creating new mechanical equipment designs, modifying existing designs, and verifying that designs are accurate and valid for the application. This position requires heavy attention to detail and ability to coordinate work with other designers working on a parallel path on large projects to guarantee seamless interfaces between different pieces of equipment. This individual will work closely with the Engineering Manager, Mechanical Detailers and Project Management to create accurate and timely project drawings.  PAI emphasizes and coaches a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization.

Daily activities will involve:

  • Create, revise and modify designs for mechanical conveyor, devices and other equipment
  • Working with Mechanical Detailers to create bills of materials (BOM’s) for detail parts, weldments and assemblies
  • Reading and understanding technical specifications and drawings
  • Learning the equipment and industry from daily interaction with the Engineering Manager, Mechanical Designers and Project Managers
  • Working with Applications and other departments that support Sales in developing solutions
  • Prepare Approval Drawings for new orders
  • Possible R&D Team participation

Basic Requirements:

  • Technical Degree
  • AutoCAD 2D experience
  • Strong Mechanical Aptitude
  • Other basic computer skills (Word, Excel)
  • Must be able to balance personal workloads to meet changing deadlines
  • Mechanical Engineer or Designer with 5+ years of experience in conveyor or custom equipment

Preferred Experience:

  • AutoCAD 3D (Inventor) or Solidworks experience
  • Direct conveyor design
  • Understanding of various product manufacturing processes as it relates to material handling

Salary Range will be dependent on applicants experience

Please include “Engineering –  Sr. Project Engineer” in the subject line.  Resumes may be addressed to “Engineering Manager” and emailed here


Position: Service – Assistant Service Manager

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for clerical tasks associated with the Service Department.  The ideal candidate for this position possesses strong organizational skills, enthusiasm, and is motivated to help PAI customers in a fast paced environment.  You will work closely with the Service Manager, Mechanical Service Techs, Engineers, Manufacturing, and PAI suppliers to solve problems on a daily basis.  The Assistant Service Manager will have direct customer contact and must be able to remain calm in sometimes stressful situations as a representative of PAI.  PAI also emphasizes and coaches a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization.

Daily activities will involve:

  • Assisting the Service Manager with responding to customer calls and e-mails regarding warranties, installations, start-ups, upgrades and parts orders
  • Assisting the Service Manager with scheduling and preparing service techs and engineers for field service work including making travel arrangement
  • Receiving and processing customer PO’s for parts orders and service work in PAI computer system
  • Working with all internal PAI departments and vendors to deliver components for service work and parts orders on a timely basis
  • Write purchase orders to PAI vendors for all purchased materials for the service department
  • Assembling parts and small assemblies for service work and parts orders
  • Packaging and preparing parts to ship via UPS software

Basic Requirements:

  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel)
  • Must demonstrate ability to handle multiple tasks effectively
  • Ability to prioritize changing work loads
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Must be able to read a tape measure
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work independent or as a team
  • Capable of using hand and power tools
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • High school diploma

Preferred Experience:

  • Previous experience in conveyor industry (5+ years) or related industry
  • Basic AutoCAD skills
  • Manufacturing background

Salary Range will be dependent on applicants experience

Please include “Assistant Service Manager” in the subject line.  Resumes may be addressed to “Service Manager” and emailed here


Position: Manufacturing – Entry Level Machinist

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the machining simple components for conveyor and related mechanical equipment.  The ideal candidate for this position possesses good mechanical aptitude, enthusiasm, and is motivated to get the job done in a fast paced environment.  This individual will work closely with the Fabrication Team to produce quality parts from internal engineering drawings and deliver those parts to the next process according to the production schedule and internal routings.  PAI emphasizes and coaches a Team approach to problem solving throughout the organization.

Daily activities will involve:

  • Turn down shaft ends, cut keyways, mill slots, and make other simple low volume-high variability machined parts on manual (Non-CNC) mills and lathes
  • Press fit bearings, bushings and other similar operations
  • Drill, countersink and counter bore parts using drill presses
  • Tap parts as needed
  • Act as backup to saw operator and other Fabrication department team members
  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Requirements:

  • Basic machinist skills on manual (Non-CNC) equipment
  • Ability to read blue prints and understand tolerances
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Adaptable to fast paced environment
  • Must be able to read a tape measure, calipers, and other machine tolerance measuring tools
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work independent or as a team
  • Capable of using hand and power tools
  • Able to be on your feet, bend, or occasionally climb short ladder for a minimum of 8 hours a day
  • Able to lift / move 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work minimum of 40 hours

Preferred Experience:

  • 1-3 years of experience in a machine shop
  • Previous experience in conveyor industry

Salary Range will be dependent on applicants experience

Please include “Manufacturing – Entry Level Machinist” in the subject line.  Resumes may be addressed to “Plant Manager” and emailed here