Senior Packaging Technical Specialist
South East

Job Purpose:
  • Working in the Packaging division on site
  • Work area is Packaging Technical Support group and primarily involves evaluating performance and compliance of existing filling lines and specifying requirements of entire packaging process for new product introduction, new processes or new equipment
Reports to:
  • Packaging Technical Support Team Leader
Key Responsibilities:
  • Ownership for two packing lines
  • Compliance issues, bills of materials, route cause analysis and hitting standards
  • Operational performance of existing equipment within area of responsibility. Routinely review operating performance standards and conformance to schedule
  • Provide technical leadership support to the maintenance and operational teams for compliance failures and performance issues using thorough root cause analysis
  • Drive key performance improvement activities using data and actively participating in continuous improvement teams
  • Work within project teams to investigate and install new packaging lines
  • Input operational requirements to URS for new products, processes and equipment ensuring it meets all compliance requirements
  • Support customers in area of responsibility to define future business plans and scopes and work as part of the project delivery team for new product introduction, new processes and equipment
  • Technical approval of new and special Packaging Orders
  • Investigate customer complaints, using thorough root cause analysis to prevent re-occurrence
  • Collate packaging section of Periodic Product Quality Evaluation (PPQE) report, highlighting where appropriate any trends
  • Updating all relevant SAP data fields
  • Work closely with MDM team to develop templates for Packaging Orders
  • Experience of packaging operations in pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food or fine chemical industries
  • Understanding of GMP
  • Appreciation of Packaging Materials
  • Experience of productivity improvements
  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Project management, problem solving and creativity
  • Data management
  • Drive with positive attitude
  • Charismatic and personable