Packaging Engineer

Recruiter
Listgrove Limited
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
50,000 Euros
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Packaging Engineer Barcelona, Spain Job ref: AZ/39819 Salary: 50,000 euros Line Manager: Manufacturing Division Director Mission Work with clients, manufacturers and internal teams to ensure bespoke tooling and products are suitable for manufacture and fit for purpose. Use knowledge and expertise to provide technical and engineering support on both bespoke and standard projects in front of clients. Key Functions & Responsibilities: Function 1: Keep abreast of latest available technology, production and engineering processes. Work with manufacturers to understand particular limitations and opportunities. Function 2: Work with clients to better understand packaging needs. Contribute to bespoke briefs to ensure relevant information is considered. Function 3: Liaise with clients, manufactures and internal teams to during the design and development process to ensure that bespoke packaging products meet the given brief, set requirements, specifications and cost targets. Function 4: Ensure successful handover of designs including use of drawings, specifications, testing requirements, etc. Ensure risks are adequately identified and negated Function 5: Responsible for establishing processes including protocol for tool validation and product validation. Responsible for developing report and documentation formats Responsible for tool validation Responsible for testing and validation of products from new tooling. Ensure relevant documentation requirements are met Ensure regulatory requirements are met Additional Functions & Responsibilities: Support sales activity by providing technical expertise in front of clients at sales stage Apply technical expertise to contribute to cost-down, value analysis projects and to quality improvement projects. Promote and coordinate improvements in technical knowledge within the organization. Participation in relevant Group meetings and activities Qualifications / Skills 5+ years direct experience in a packaging technical and engineering role. Advanced level user of IT applications. English (required). Other European or Asian languages would be a distinct advantage. Bachelor's degree in Engineering Competences: Excellent technical knowledge of packaging development and production, preferably in the cosmetics or pharmaceutical sector. Excellent ability for detecting problems and opportunities for improvement and for implementing corrective/preventative action. Ability to negotiate with suppliers of goods or services. Ability to communicate with representatives at any level or position in a company. Proactive approach towards decision making. Highly responsible team player Good interpersonal skills for working with internal and external clients and partners Strong organisational skills Highly motivated with the ability to focus on details as well as the big picture. To apply please contact Andy Zanin ************************ ******************* For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union. Proof of eligibility will be required with your application. Listgrove has offices in Stratford-upon-Avon, Düsseldorf, Lyon, Barcelona, Milan, Amsterdam, Malmö and Dubai PLASTICS - PETROCHEMICALS - PACKAGING - CHEMICALS - ENERGY - ENVIRONMENT [URL removed] Listgrove Limited Registered in England No: 1197713 Visit us at the following exhibitions in 2017 & 2018: Interpack, Moulding Expo, fip Solutions, Kunststoffen, Interplas, Fakuma, PlastMilan, Compounding World
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