Package Manufacturing Technician

Brand:  SGK
Company:  Protopak Innovations
Line of Business:  SGK Americas

Etobicoke, ON, CA, M9W 6P1

Req ID:  12450

SGK is a global packaging and brand experience company. From idea to implementation, we deliver packaging solutions and brand experiences that give brands the freedom to speak louder, scale faster and grow stronger. We simplify marketing and amplify brands to deliver value.  SGK is a Matthews International company. 


The Package Manufacturing Technician ensures that mock-ups, sales sample, influencer boxes and other types of packaging are constructed accurately and effectively meeting and/or exceeding client expectations. The technician works with a team of like technicians in a manufacturing atmosphere. They are responsible for completing their stage in the manufacturing process, ensuring the accuracy of material prior to release for next steps in the project lifecycle. 


  • Assembles materials as instructed to build a wide variety of sample packages.
  • Ensures precise use of tools required to create professional and realistic looking packages based upon customer needs. 
  • Follows technical requirements and standards including government food handling standard guidelines.
  • Checks for accuracy and consistency when constructing multiple packages.  
  • Ensures projects are completed in a timely fashion and scheduled priorities are met.
  • May collaborate with package designer and recommend effective processes for creating a particular package.
  • Supports high quality training of new technicians to ensure optimum efficiency and performance.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma (recommended)
  • 0 – 3 years of experience of packaging in a Manufacturing industry
  • High degress of manual dexterity
  • Enthusiasm to learn. Display an eagerness to build their knowledge and are willing to put in the effort to develop their skills.
  • Comfortable working as part of a team.
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization.
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management.
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail and deadlines.
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary.


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; and talk, hear and see.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
  • Specific physical abilities required by this job include the effective use of hands for cutting, taping, gluing, folding, and constructing a wide variety of materials.

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