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Packaging Technologist

  • Location:

    Ely

  • Sector:

    Food, Fresh Produce

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Luan Harrison

  • Job ref:

    LH 18321

  • Published:

    26 days ago

Packaging Technologist / Cambridgshire

Highly competitive

Are you passionate about pushing the boundaries of packaging innovation? We are exclusively working with a leading provider in the UK fresh produce market, who are seeking a dynamic individual to join the Packaging team as a Packaging Technologist in this new position.

Role Overview:

As a Packaging Technologist, you will spearhead packaging projects and drive innovation, collaborating closely with internal stakeholders and packaging partners. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying and presenting opportunities for packaging innovation.
  • Leading packaging projects across their UK sites, ensuring alignment with product requirements and packing facilities.
  • Championing sustainability initiatives across all packaging endeavors.
  • Conducting rigorous packaging trials to assess suitability and performance under diverse conditions.
  • Collaborating cross-functionally to facilitate seamless project delivery aligned with business objectives.

Candidate Requirements: We are seeking candidates with:

  • Packaging development experience and a strong grasp of packaging components, suppliers, and manufacturing processes.
  • Ideally, knowledge of working withing food manufacturing within packaging.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects.
  • Proactive and creative problem-solving approach.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to work to strict deadlines.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Generous holiday allowance, including bank holidays.
  • Great Place to Work accreditation.
  • Various employee discounts and benefits.
  • Comprehensive learning, development, and training opportunities.
  • Engaging social and charity events.
  • Onsite health checks and wellbeing sessions.

Join Us: If you're ready to contribute to the future of fresh produce packaging and work in a dynamic, innovative environment, please apply now or give Luan a call on 01780 480530