JC7399

Packaging Technologist
FMCG
North West

£25-30k
Job Function:
  • – Newly created position (work currently carried out by the Purchasing Manager)
  • – Sole Packaging Technologist on site
  • – Packaging products include card, boxes, shrink wrap and flow wrap
  • – Report to Technical Manager
  • – Work closely with Purchasing function
Key Responsibilities:
  • Maintenance, review and amendment of all current packaging specifications
  • Problem solving, trouble shooting
  • Liaison with suppliers on new product briefs
  • Auditing suppliers
  • Auditing incoming packaging
  • New product development and innovations
  • Introduction of new packaging into production
  • Negotiation of origination costs
  • Attending print runs
  • Design approvals
  • Approval of machine and production line design