Packaging Technologist - Norwich
Exciting opportunity for a Pack Tech to develop under the guidance of a highly experienced Packaging Manager with over 30 years industry experience, this role covering all aspects of Packaging from materials to technology, from trials to launches, working closely with production, supplychain, customer facing and
covering multi-sites will be challenging and rewarding and see you progess in your chosen career.
Included in your day to day:
Ensure all packaging is fit for purpose
Recommend materials or and support the introduction of new packaging materials, supporting trials, technical specifications and product development
Manage, conduct and report on all packaging trials for new materials and specification changes
Liaising with operations, planning, logisitcs for supply of new materials
Identify new suppliers, cost reduction, quality improvements
Project leadership, clear communication, technical support, environmental awareness
You will ideally have 2/3 years industry experience or have had a grad placement and found a passion for the this niche industry.
Food Science/Packaging Qualifications, knowledge of food packaging, materials and packaging systems, thermoforming, MAP, tray sealing, VFFS, flow wrapping, labelling, heat sealing vacuum systems, and highly experienced in MS office suite.