Packaging Technologist - Food Manufacturing

Location
Warrington
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted
06 Nov 2018
Closes
04 Dec 2018
Ref
AJ 4314
Contact
Andrew Jagger
Function
Packaging
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


About You:
  • Experienced Packaging Technologist ideally from a food manufacturing background.
  • Institute of Packaging Diploma.
  • Knowledge of the recyclability of packaging materials and a passion for sustainability.
  • Understanding of different packaging materials and how the materials can affect end results.
  • Creative and innovative.
  • Highly motivated and eager to take responsibility
  • Demonstration of strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and build relationships with internal and external personnel.
  • Ability to plan and prioritise workload.


The Role:
  • Maintain all the packaging and pallet specifications and originate any new specifications as required.
  • Artwork progress management both brand and own label with the aid of a web based Management Information System.
  • Handling packaging complaints with suppliers and implementing corrective action whilst maintaining the non-conformance information to enable reports at any time.
  • Define the requirements for new packaging, liaising with all internal departments.
  • Provide a detailed brief to our chosen supplier; liaise with internal departments and external design companies and manage projects through to approval.
  • The provision of packaging specifications to customers.


The Business:
  • Rapidly growing and well established Branded and ROL Food Manufacturer with an enviable reputation as an Employer of Choice.
  • Committed to continuous improvement and operational excellence.
  • Producer of a range of high quality products, supplying to all of the major multiple retailers as well as manufacturing a successful branded portfolio.
  • This is an exciting time to join the business which has seen significant recent growth and investment and has an ambitious but achievable 5 year growth plan.


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