Packaging Technologist

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Northern Ireland
Salary
Competitive & excellent benefits!
Posted
09 Oct 2018
Closes
09 Nov 2018
Ref
LMK39341
Function
Packaging
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

An international leader in meat processing and manufacturing, as part of their continued and rapid growth, are looking to recruit a Packaging Technologist to join their team in Northern Ireland.


Main Responsibilities:
• Understand the product structure and specifications of all packaging
• Provide technical subject matter expertise, advice and guidance – working cross functionally across several departments – NPD, Technical, Packaging & Sales
• Project manage new packaging development projects
• Implement processes that ensure packaging development is controlled and aligned with customer and internal standards

The desirable candidate will have:
• Previous experience within a packaging role or similar specialism
• Knowledge of plastic polymer science
• Experience with paper based packaging
• Knowledge of print technologies and processes.
• Computer literate
• Full driving licence
• Strong commercial awareness
• Excellent communication skills

A competitive salary (DOE) is on offer plus excellent company benefits.

If you have experience working in a packaging technologist role and looking for an exciting new challenge with an international leader within the industry, send a copy of your CV to luke.kolbohm@drnewitt.com or you can contact Luke Kolbohm on 0161 833 0181 for a confidential discussion.