R&D Packaging Engineer

Belgium (BE)
Commensurate with experience
01 Mar 2018
01 Apr 2018
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

R&D Packaging Engineer
Based in Ieper, Belgium

Job ref:    BK/40152

Our client is Europe's leading provider of private label household and personal care products with a growing position in Central & Eastern Europe and South East Asia. They have production capability in 11 countries plus a sourcing office in Hong Kong and sales office in Australia.

·    Responsible for developing new packaging components for the company’s products, such as PE bottles PET bottles, labels and sleeves and cardboard, from the design phase to the industrialization. This means that you are responsible for the technical approval and specification and data management of all packaging components. 
·    Ensure up-to-date specifications and all relevant administration/SAP activities.
Determine which stacking patterns ensure maximum pallet utilization and stability.
·    Coordinate production trials prior to the introduction of new components and provide your expertise to solve production, quality and compliance issues.
·    Committed to reducing and optimizing production costs for both existing and new packaging components.
·    Provide accurate and transparent reporting of packaging activities, in support of line management and all other involved parties.

·    Engineer or technical Packaging degree
·    Experience in packaging either development and/or quality related
·    Experience in blow moulding either PE or PET
·    First cardboard experience
·    Experience in packaging machineries
·    Dutch speaking with understanding English and French

To apply please contact Birgit Krueger
Birgit Krueger@listgrove.de
0044(0) 1789 207070

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


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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