Packaging Technologist - Scotland

Location
Scotland
Salary
£35-40k Basic + benefits
Posted
29 Aug 2017
Closes
29 Sep 2017
Ref
J2705
Sector
Drink
Job Function
Packaging Technologist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Develop packaging solutions on time for projects in line with the project brief  and business strategy
  • Ensure Packaging formats are investigated and rationalised to ensure they are fit for purpose.
  • Provide Packaging technical expertise to the business.
  • Provide comprehensive specifications for all new packaging components and maintain a library of existing packaging specifications
  • Provide support (as required) at Packaging print proofing / passes on press
  • Verify (sign off) packaging components for use and maintain records of such activities. This may include involvement in production trials.
  • Liaise with the relevant departments on Packaging developments or packaging design including - Marketing, Purchasing, Production, Customer services, external suppliers and bottling locations.
  • Problem solving – help resolve packaging issues / problems that arise.
  • Work with graphic designers and suppliers on artwork development / realisation.
  • Initiate and monitor on a continuous basis value analysis / value engineering activities.
  • Innovation – Keep the business up to date with Technological innovations.
  • Manage and own your professional development in order to achieve your work objectives and your career and personal goals.