Aurora, IL 
Posted 19 days ago
Job/Internship Description
Aurora, IL, USA Req #1957
Tuesday, October 3, 2023

We're Not Just in the Packaging Business-We're in the "Wow" Business

Pregis is Hiring!

Why Join Pregis?

Pregis is in the packaging business to protect what matters. We are committed to providing our customers and employees sustainable growth through purpose-driven innovation and customer-centric packaging solutions. If you are looking for a company that is thriving across various high growth industries and is innovative, customer focused, high integrity, believes in strong teamwork and collaboration, is the company for you. Check out the to learn how sustainability and social responsibility is at the very core of our company DNA.


Pregis LLC & Pregis IQa customer-driven solutions provider of innovative protective packaging materials, packaging development and testing, equipment systems, and surface protection. As a material neutral company, Pregis works with its customers to find the correct solution to solve their business challenges. Pregis serves a wide variety of consumer and industrial market segments including food, pharmaceutical, healthcare, medical devices, agricultural, e-commerce, retail, appliance, automotive, transportation, furniture, electronics, building/construction, and military/aerospace. For more information:


The Sustainable Packaging Solutions Intern will be part of a team of packaging engineers responsible for design, development, and testing of innovative sustainable packaging solutions. Pregis engineers use a material neutral approach and consultative strategy to develop packaging solutions for the most demanding shipping environments. This team member will be exposed to a variety of products and materials during the internship, in which they will support the design and testing processes.


  • Packaging design and development to meet our client's needs and applications
  • Perform distribution testing in our ISTA certified testing lab
  • Create packaging analysis reports as a deliverable to the client
  • Produce samples and prototypes as part of the proposed solution to the client
  • Utilize SolidWorks, ArtiosCAD, and CAD cutting table for package prototyping
  • Personal management of multiple projects with critical timelines
  • Collaborate with sales and clients to seek the most optimal packaging solution


Education & Skills:

  • Currently enrolled in a Packaging program at a recognized university
  • Junior or Senior status with the university
  • 3.0 or higher GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Very strong written and oral communication skills
  • Comfortable with presentations and public speaking
  • Exposure to and basic proficiency in software packages, including MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, etc.), AutoCAD and/or Solid Works, Cape/Tops

Diversity and Inclusion

We believe in diversity of thought and bringing together other traits and characteristics that make an individual bring a unique experience to Pregis. We strive to foster an inclusive environment where behaviors and social norms ensure people are welcome.

Affirmative Action/EEO Statement/Inclusion

We offer equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We support inclusion and believe in welcoming a collective sum of individual differences, thoughts, traits, and characteristics to represent Pregis' culture and achievements.

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Other details
  • Job Family Intern
  • Job Function Intern
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Aurora, IL, USA
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