Jesus Ferreiro - experienced logistics packaging engineer

Packaging planning engineer at GETRAG Ford Transmissions



Current location


Work category

Transport and Logistics



A packaging and Logistics Engineer with extensive experience in manufacturing environments at automotive corporations. Wide base of knowledge in high volume manufacturing and shipping of plastic, forgings, electronic, and automotive component parts. Demonstrated strong organizational and interpersonal skills combined with excellent communication and technical writing skills.

Areas of expertise:

* Packaging Engineering
* Shipping & Receiving
* Purchasing
* Program Management
* Cost Estimating
* Warehousing
* Material Handling
* International transportation
* Logistics & Supply Chain Functions

Jesus Ferreiro's Professional Experience

2009 - Present

GETRAG Ford Transmissions - Packaging planning engineer

Planning of the packaging strategy for a new plant launch.

*Support of several new products packaging design while reducing cost, according customerspecifications.
*Support the plant to optimize packaging availability for transmission components.
*Develop standardized packaging specifications, procedures, and forms.
*Schedule testings for vibration, temperature, impact, humidity, and other external forces.
*Designing of the material handling equipment needed to supply materials to the point of use at the assembly line.
*Part of the launch team that define the logistics overall strategy of sourcing, warehouse definitions and shelving calculations *Planning of packaging materials. *Budget planning. *Transport freight cost calculations from Mexico to the USA, Mexico and Europe.
*Planning of material handling equipment.
*Providing support to the engineering changes meetings.
*Planning of customer transmissions packaging, returnable and expendable.
*Scheduling of PTRs for the customer.

Key Skills
engineering logistics Packaging strategy Transport
2005 - 2009

Continental Autommotive Systems - Packaging Engineer

*Design, develop, and implement packaging that will protect and meet multiple requirements for various automotive platforms during transportation, handling, storage.
*Support of new product packaging design while reducing cost
*Support the plant to optimize packaging availability (ready at PSO).
*Develop standardized packaging specifications, procedures, and forms.
*Schedule testing for vibration, temperature, impact, humidity, and other external forces
*Implement packaging procedures to ensure that the APQP process is utilized for new programs.
*Organize and verify information for all packaging specifications,
*Planning packaging materials according a production schedule.
* Developing suppliers in México.
*Test new packaging materials.
*Costs stimations.
*Packaging project managing.
*Budget managment.

Key Skills

Jesus Ferreiro's Education and Qualifications


Diploma - Diplomado internacional de empaques y embalajes, Envapack, Colombia (on line)



Bachelor/Degree - Industrial engineer

Universidad de la Salle Bajio

Jesus Ferreiro's Additional Information