Job ref: 61377 | up to £40,000 | Lincolnshire / East Anglia
This is a great opportunity to join a large chilled food group who supply own branded products into all the major retailers. A well recognisable product, the business is innovative and can offer a rewarding working environment plus progression within the company for the right candidate.
Reporting to the Technical Manager, as Packaging Technologist you will work closely with the NPD team to design, test and procure packaging suitable for new products on schedule.
You will carry out packaging suitability testing prior to launch, conduct factory packaging trials including data capture and reporting, carry out artwork / cutter guides sign off, be aware of packaging innovation including networking with existing and new packaging companies, approve all packaging specifications and keep up to date and interface with customers on packaging design and issues.
You will need a keen eye for detail and be familiar with packaging forming and printing processes within FMCG. You should have the ability to multi-task, be able to work under pressure and have good communications skills. Experience within the food manufacturing industry is a distinct advantage plus a degree in a related technical discipline is also highly desirable.
The Packaging Technologist job is based in the Lincolnshire / East Anglia region and is paying up to £40,000. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm.
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