Packaging Technologist

Recruiter
Rise Technical Recruitment Limited
Location
Kent
Salary
41000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Packaging Technologist

Kent (Commutable from: Maidstone, Canterbury, Hythe, Kingsnorth, Ashford, Folkestone, Dover, Faversham, Sittingbourne)

£41'000 + Training, Development, Healthcare, Pension and Benefits

Excellent opportunity on offer within a state of the art manufacturing environment, where you will receive outstanding career development with the chance to play a key role in the company's continuous improvement.

Are you a Packaging Technologist from an FMCG background? Are you looking to become a pivotal team member in a rapidly expanding business?

Established early 1900's this blue-chip company have been manufacturing within the UK for over 50 years, they turn over $4.5 billion a year. Having now merged with another global leader they now require an additional Packaging Technologist to join a small but growing Technical Packaging team.

In this role you will spend time with the production and manufacturing teams, managing projects using current & future project management tools & trackers. You will support all areas of the packaging team to ensure shared goals are met, approve drawings and artworks and lead continuous improvement with packaging suppliers, to improve quality, efficiency and identify and deliver cost saving initiatives.

The ideal person will be a Packaging Technologist from a production/manufacturing background from a Food, pharmaceutical, cosmetic or FMCG background.

The Role:
* Packaging technologist
* Spending time with the production and manufacturing teams
* Approve drawings and artworks
* Improve quality, efficiency and identify and deliver cost saving initiatives.
* £41'000 + Development, Healthcare, Pension and Benefits

The Candidate:
* Packaging technologist
* Production, Engineering or Manufacturing Background
* Have the ability to multitask and work within a team environment
* Wants to work in a highly autonomous environment

Ideal:
* Food, pharmaceutical, cosmetic or FMCG background

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