ESS Mechanical Engineer 2


Wisconsin, US

Req ID:  8368
Date:  Jul 13, 2024

Krones designs, develops, manufactures, and installs both machines and complete packaging lines.  We have become one of the leading system suppliers for breweries and beverage producers as well as for the food, chemical and cosmetics industries.  Our 16,000 employees worldwide strive for innovation and detail and ensure that each customer receives the best quality in product and service.

We are currently looking for candidates who want to make a difference and who wish to be part of our dynamic organization in the US.

Krones, Inc. seeks an Mechanical Engineer 2 to utilize specialized knowledge of packaging machinery including conveyors, labelers, and filling equipment to understand the mechanical design as well as start-up and troubleshooting of the machine or retrofit assemblies.  The role will be to support North America retrofit and new machine installations to provide efficient resolutions to technical issues by being a direct resource for Serive Line and Regional Field Service.  Work with Electrical and Mechanical Engineers both in North America and Europe to provide engineering and troubleshooting support during installation; lead ESS engineers and improve current processes to reduce downtime and increase customer satisfaction.  This position is based out of Milwaukee, WI.


Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field or 10-20 years of experience as a Engineer or Field Service technician in the packaging industry.  In addition, the following specific skills are required:

  •     Good verbal and written communication skills
  •     Ability to travel 25% of the time (domestic and foreign)


Krones , Inc. offers an outstanding opportunity to be involved with and challenged by leading-edge technologies, further career opportunities to learn and develop skills, a flexible work schedule and a competitive salary and benefits program. Our benefits program includes a generous health/dental/vision package, and 401(k) program in addition to other benefits. Please submit your resume.

A world leader in the processing and packaging industries, KRONES works with some of the largest beverage, food, and consumer packaging brands in the world. With projects ranging from planning and installing fully integrated processing, packaging, and bottling systems to replacing or upgrading individual machines, your work will make a difference by helping deliver vital products to the world.

As a Krones employee, you’ll experience the positive impact of Krones culture from day one. Whether you work on the production floor, in the office, or out in-the-field, Krones strives to create an inclusive environment where all team members feel supported and valued.