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Packaging Technologist

  • Salary: Neg DOE
  • Location: Devon
  • Ref: DT 432

Cathedral Appointments are currently recruiting a Packaging Technologist for a world healthcare supplier. The client requires somebody who can help to drive change within the business, helping to improve productivity within the packing process for both new and existing products. 

Packaging Technologist responsibilities include...

Job Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot and resolve packaging issues associated with packaging component quality, packaging equipment and packaging line efficiency.
  • Co-ordinate packaging line trials for new or improved packaging components.
  • Liaise with suppliers.
  • Work closely with other functional areas and multi-functional teams within the business in relation to the launch of new products/packages.
  • Manage the packaging specification database ensuring that specifications meet the manufacturers process capability and meets the company’s packing process capabilities.

Packaging Technologist requirements include...

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Completion or willingness to complete the Packaging Technologist level 5 Diploma course (IOM3).
  • A minimum of two years’ experience, preferably in the Pharma industry or in FMCG.
  • Experience of managing packaging CAPA’s and Quality Events.
  • Experience with managing key supplier relationships with a view to improving KPI’s.
  • Previous experience working in a Lean, Six Sigma environment.

This role has a competitive salary on offer, a good benefits package and is easily accessible from multiple locations in Devon. This position would suit a more Junior Packaging Technologist, looking to develop thei career. For more information on this fantastic opportunity and for further details on how to apply please contact Dan at Cathedral Appointments.


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