Morrison Container Handling Solutions in Glenwood, Illinois is the industry leader in the innovative design and manufacture of timing screws, change parts, custom container handling products, assemblies and machines for the packaging industry. 

We are a well-established, family-run company with a record of success in solving the most complex container handling problems for national and international companies, always with Morrison’s support-built-in culture. Morrison offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including health, life and disability insurance, as well as 401(k) and tuition reimbursement. 

Interested candidates should send resumes with cover letters to the email link associated with the career opportunity posted.

> Internship, IT Support / Programmer

Internship, Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Field Service & Manufacturing Assembly Technician


Internship - IT Support Support / Programmer

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Programming custom solutions to improve efficiency of the engineering team.
  • Configuration and networking of hardware (New computer setups, Software installs, printer setups)
  • Work with software development team to build custom application for all departments.
  • Work with custom Augmented Reality applications.
  • Aid onsite and offsite personnel with technology related issues.
  • Work part time while attending classes with full time work expected when not in session.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pursing Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology required
  • Programming Languages: VB.Net, SQL, C#, Java
  • Knowledge of Office 365 products desired
  • Ability to work with Autodesk Inventor desired
  • Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer and embrace the Morrison “Support Built In” philosophy
  • Reliability: Ability to meet deadlines with accuracy.
  • Communication and Problem Solving: Ability to identify problems and review related information with colleagues to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions

Email link: Position Inquiry - Internship, Mechanical Design Engineer


Internship - Mechanical Design Engineer

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Utilize proficient knowledge of engineering design principles to generate sound designs that meet Morrison standards for innovative, reliable container handling equipment and
  • Collaborate with Lead Engineers, Manufacturing and Assembly team members to design and build problem-solving container handling equipment
  • Using CAD software, produce standard, manufacture-ready designs; detail parts, and create mechanical drawings, assembly prints and specifications that enable the production team to correctly fabricate and assemble all engineering output
  • Work part time while attending classes with full time work expected when not in session.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pursing Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology required
  • Hands-on mechanical engineering design experience preferred
  • Ability to work with Autodesk Inventor desired
  • Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer and embrace the Morrison “Support Built In” philosophy
  • Reliability: Ability to meet deadlines with accuracy.
  • Communication and Problem Solving: Ability to identify problems and review related information with colleagues to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Mechanical Aptitude:   Experience with mechanical systems and their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.

Email link: Position Inquiry - Internship, Mechanical Design Engineer


Mechanical Design Engineer

Morrison Container Handling Solutions is seeking a MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER to join our engineering team.  The position allows you to:

  • utilize your proficient knowledge of engineering design principles to generate sound designs that meet Morrison standards for innovative, reliable container handling equipment and
  • collaborate with our production team as these custom designs come to reality to meet our customers’ needs. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with Lead Engineers, Manufacturing and Assembly team members to design problem-solving container handling equipment
  • Using CAD software, produce standard, manufacture-ready designs; detail parts, and create mechanical drawings, assembly prints and specifications that enable the production team to correctly fabricate and assemble all engineering output
  • Review specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed
  • Maintain close communication, problem-solving and collaboration with the production team to ensure proper assembly and operation of completed designs; modify and revise designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems
  • Communicate with customers in a professional and timely manner regarding feasibility, design, order status, operational concerns, service and more
  • Focus on concepts and designs with the potential for repeatability and standardization to maximize efficiency and profitability and minimize errors

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering required
  • Hands-on mechanical engineering design experience preferred
  • Advanced ability to work with Autodesk Inventor highly desired
  • Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer and embrace the Morrison “Support Built In” philosophy
  • Engineering and Technology: Proficient knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of Morrison products
  • Reliability: Ability to consistently meet deadlines with accuracy; available to discuss details of work with colleagues outside of normal business hours
  • Communication and Problem Solving: Ability to identify problems and review related information with colleagues to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Mechanical Skills: Proficient knowledge of mechanical systems and their designs, uses, repair and maintenance; including, but not limited to, bearing types and configurations, tolerances,  and serviceability.
  • Production and Processing: Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing effective manufacture of parts

Email link: Position Inquiry - Mechanical Design Engineer


Field Service & Manufacturing Assembly Technician

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Frequent overnight travel (up to 70% of time) to customer facilities primarily within the United States, to measure, install, evaluate, troubleshoot or repair equipment. 
  • Work with customers’ on-site production technicians and engineers to ensure smooth operation of machinery while maintaining Morrison’s high standard of customer service
  • Create, follow and maintain standardized processes for recording in-field activities, such as, machine adjustments, alterations necessary, rework needed, customer requests, etc.
  • Follow and maintain processes in-house for machine assembly
  • Gather necessary parts, subassemblies, tools and materials and assemble components and machines; read and understand engineering prints; test machinery  methodically and comprehensively
  • Collaborate with engineers to relay progress and improve or alter parts, assemblies or components.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years of experience assembling a variety of mechanical machines and components preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred,  Engineering degree desired
  • Comfortable using and navigating a variety of technological tools, such as computers, smartphones, FaceTime, Skype, recording videos, participating in WebEx sessions, etc
  • Proven aptitude for and interest in machines and their functions; ability to read assembly prints required
  • Approachable, friendly demeanor; the person in this position is sometimes be the only “face” of Morrison to the customer

COMPETENCIES/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Eligible to permanently work fulltime in the US (US citizen or Green Card Holder)
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds; current driver’s license
  • Comfortable working in manufacturing plant environment/ ability to understand and follow plant sanitation standards.
  • Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer and embrace the Morrison “Support Built In” philosophy
  • Mechanical Skills: Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance; committed to the safe operation of machinery
  • Technical and Design Skills: Ability to read prints, drawings and models, and analyze such plans for proper use; familiarity with design techniques, tools and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings and models
  • Production and Processing: Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing effective manufacture of parts
  • Communication and Problem Solving: Ability to identify problems and review related information with colleagues and customers to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Customer and Personal Service: Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services; this includes the ability to assess customer needs, meet quality standards for services, and accurately evaluate customer satisfaction
  • Attention to Detail: Assembly Technicians are one of the last checkpoints before a job is delivered to the customer;
  • Stamina: Production Assembly/Service Technicians often work long
  • Computer Skills: Ability to navigate and use a desktop computer, including internet browsers, email, E2 database, word processing and spreadsheets 

Email link: Position Inquiry - Field Service & Manufacturing Assembly Technician