Structural Design Engineer | Corrugated Packaging | Northamptonshire

Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
Excellent salary & benefits: pension, company car or car allowance & 22 days holiday rising to 24
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
JPHA14896
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Active in the packaging industry for generations this is a highly successful SME with a focus on innovative product development. Producing a full range of corrugated packaging they are looking to welcome a Structural Design Engineer to the team to play a central part in speciality and luxury packaging projects to be delivered to clients across the UK.


Structural Design Engineer | Corrugated Packaging | Northamptonshire | Excellent Salary & Benefits Package


Offering one of the most extensive packaging product ranges in Europe this company is one of the largest independent suppliers of packaging materials in the UK. Selling a full packaging solution supported by on-site manufacturing they excel in delivering excellent customer service and product choice and are backed by expert teams and extensive resources.


On a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for:

  • Taking design briefs from customers, account managers or other stakeholders
  • Predominantly producing corrugated packaging (speciality and luxury)
  • Generating production samples using AG CAD software
  • Working closely with key accounts, developing relationships with key stakeholders
  • Site visits when required
  • Testing packaging specifications on demand and providing associated written reports to stakeholders
  • Carrying out testing of proposed solutions to ensure fit for purpose status prior to full introduction


Key attributes required:

  • Packaging experience (ideally corrugated packaging)
  • Knowledge of AG CAD software required
  • Experience producing samples and prototypes
  • An appreciation for detail is essential
  • Good time management skill


If successful you will have development and training opportunities, excellent holiday allowance, a varied workload and a clear path to progress. Further benefits and bonuses are available for the right candidate who can assist the company with their rapid growth plans.