Lead Packaging Technologist

15.03.13
Job Type

Permanent

Industry Sector

Commercial

Salary

£35,000 - £40,000 Per Year

Location

Tipton

Job Description

£35,000 – £40,000 + Progression + Company Pension + Holiday

LINKS Recruitment Group present a fantastic opportunity for a Lead Packaging Technologist to work within a company continuously growing due to company success –

This is a passionate and energetic company that provide a wide range of training and progression opportunities where individuals are rewarded for their hard work.

The role:

  • Working as a functional expert in cross functional teams to deliver business goals
  • You will work on a range of projects including new packaging development projects relating to primary secondary and tertiary packaging formats
  • Responding to a brief that specifies the requirements packaging must meet (e.g. product presentation, identification and labelling, convenience, function, etc).
  • Testing packaging designs to ensure its fit for function
  • Ensuring that packaging products meet set requirements and specifications, considering what might affect a product, e.g. its fragility, how it responds to light, PH and ingredient make up, exposure to moisture or temperature change, and how packaging must take account of these aspects.
  • Identify high risk formulation/packaging and assess testing with suppliers

The Person:

  • Experience within a Food related discipline or equivalent industry experience.
  • Effectively manage own time and workload.
  • Have a good understanding of HACCP.
  • Excellent attention to details
  • A good team player with an eye for identifying opportunities to reduce costs while maintaining quality

Working Hours:

Monday to Thursday 8am – 5:15pm

Friday 8am – 4pm

If this role is of interest, feel free to apply and you will be contacted shortly to discuss the role and company in further detail.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £35,000.00-£40,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Packaging: 1 year (preferred)

Work Location: In person

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