MTrec Recruitment My MTrec Training About Job Vacancies News Contact Us Care Commercial
Exit

My MTrec

Manage your career / recruitment with your own secure online account area.

To support you we have created an easy to use and transparent account area you are able to control.

Manage your career with your own on-line account area
Register your interest in any upcoming MTrec Jobs

Packaging Technologist

J10794

Tyne and Wear

£25,000 (1-year FTC)

02-12-2019

Contract

02-01-2020

Engineering

Manufacturing

Company Description

Our client is at the forefront of the food manufacturing sector. To cover maternity, they now require a Packaging Technologist.

Job Specification

The Role

  • Working as part of the NPD team primary aim is to deliver a quality packaged product to key customers.
  • The role encompasses certain aspects of the NPD process from concept to launch, including blue sky innovation, commercial viability, cost reduction and building closer customer working relationships, supporting internal & external customers.
  • To promote inter-site dialogue, knowledge share and develop Best Practices within day to day activities.
  • To ensure the smooth flow of new packaging from concept to launch.
  • Coordinate packaging projects across a number of functions.
  • Brief artwork to design houses.
  • Create and maintain cutter guides, supplying to relevant departments.
  • Organise packaging trials and transit tests.
  • Support where practical day to day site issues with packaging to Technical, operations, purchasing Depts.
  • To be familiar with the key issues regarding packaging used and apply that knowledge as required.
  • Keep the business updated on any new packaging innovations that are available in marketplace.

The Person

  • Qualified to Degree level or having comparable work experience.
  • Packaging industry ideally related to food manufacturing.
  • Organised and adaptable.
  • Excellent communication skills-verbal and written.
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail.
  • Problem solving.
  • Proven project working skills.
  • Good analytical and presentation skills.
  • Structured method of working.
  • Planning and organisational skills.
  • Excel/Word-IT skills.
  • If interested, please email a CV to sean.barker@mtrec.co.uk or call him on 0191 242 5618.

MTrec Newsletter

Newsletter