Packaging Technologist

  • £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus benefits
Date: 21st Nov 2019   
Job Ref: ZEST/JS/2510
Experienced Packaging Technologist required to join a fast-paced food manufacturer.

As a Packaging Technologist you will be taking a creative approach to designing structural packaging concepts for products. You will need to be a passionate foodie and have a keen eye for detail.

Working on new, revised and repeat material requirements and packaging innovation team to ensure the correct resources are available for product development, factory trials and managing costings throughout.

Building relationships with key packaging suppliers in order to establish and generate essential data requirements to support legislation and specification building. Creating standardisation across packaging formats that creates uniformity and drives commercial efficiency. Consult on factory trials, reviewing the operational output to refining design as necessary and ensure that packaging is fit for purpose whilst considering efficiently implications.

Technical ability to take concepts through development & specification. Understanding of materials and how to utilise these to value. Knowledge and understanding of the cost of printing, packaging materials and production and engineer the packaging to meet a cost price.

Please click to apply or contact me directly / 01780 483 999.