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Packaging Technologist

Posted 5 January by PARAGON MEED Ended

A true leader of their industry, our client boasts a multimillion pound turnover. Due to continual growth, an opportunity for a dedicated Packaging Technologist has arisen to join their growing team in Manchester.

Our client is seeking a confident, creative and hardworking individual. You will be responsible for generating new packaging products in response to the briefs. You will be ensuring that the packaging of the products meet the requirements and specifications. You will have to produce samples to try out different materials and designs.

You must have a positive attitude, have excellent communication skills and great team working skills whilst maintaining exceptional attention to detail.

THE ROLE:

·Generating new packaging products in response to briefs

·Ensuring that packaging products meet set requirements and specifications

·Producing samples to try out different materials and designs

·Liaising with marketing, purchasing and production staff

·Running trials to check packaging for suitability and testing for performance under various conditions

·Controlling production and quality standards

·Evaluating, selecting and negotiating with suppliers

·Identifying and choosing products from suppliers

·Writing reports

·Keeping up to date with technological innovations

·Supporting the Senior Packing Technologist

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

·Excellent communication skills

·Full Driving Licence and Car

·Design skills

·Problem-solving skills

·Good attention to detail

·Technical skills

·Good teamworking abilities

·Pro-active

· 3 years experience in packaging

Our client is offering a competitive salary of up to £35,000 + Bonus with 25 days holiday including bank holidays with your birthday off and a pension scheme.

Required skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Packaging
  • Produce
  • Reports
  • Specifications

Reference: 33543778

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