Packaging Development Engineer

Ginger Recruitment
40000.00 GBP Annual
27 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Packaging Development Engineer

cGBP40,000 - GBP47,000


Ginger Recruitment are pleased to have formed a partnership with an entrepreneurial, pharmaceutical organisation who, due to exponential growth, are seeking a Packaging Development Engineer to design, develop and deliver packaging solutions to support of innovation projects.

The purpose of this role is to support the design and development of next generation products required for the company's ambitious innovation programme and growth plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and manage complete packaging development process including the creation of packaging designs, prototype development
  • Managing packaging development within project team to ensure fit for purpose packaging meeting the packaging brief for projects
  • Establish standard guidelines for supplier evaluation. Evaluate and select packaging suppliers/vendors
  • Deliver packaging that meets the required quality and technical standards
  • Support and assess external parties for development and manufacturing
  • Influence projects and turn ideas into reality

Key Skills:

  • BSc in Packaging technology, Mechanical engineering or related field
  • Extensive packaging experience, ideally in FMCG
  • Experience and capabilities in defining technical specifications

Ginger Recruitment is an independent North-West recruitment consultancy, based in Ribchester. Servicing businesses across the Ribble Valley, Lancashire & the UK, we aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So, if it's the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Ginger Recruitment can help. We recruit for a variety of businesses across the UK in a variety of sectors, so if you are looking for a new position then give us a call for an informal chat. One of our experienced REC qualified recruitment team can advise you on our current vacancies as well as any other recruitment enquiries you may have.

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