Packaging Technologist

Job Number: AE1109
Location: Hampshire
Salary: £30-40,000
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Working within an established and growing toiletry, healthcare and pharmaceutical manufacturing company, you will be responsible for effective packaging development from contract to full service briefs.

You have IOP Diploma or equivalent and relevant industry experience, with a good range of technical knowledge, and a clear and concise application of a wide range of packaging, materials and print knowledge.

You continually develop your knowledge and understanding of innovation and creativity in packaging products, materials and services, their feasibility and associated costs.

Working closely with the New Product Implementation, Technical, Production and Purchasing teams, you will source, select and develop packaging components suitable to meet customer briefs, cost targets, supplier capabilities and factory facilities. Managing and completing all packaging requirements for New Product introductions, delivering them on time and to customer satisfaction.

You will review and advise on the feasibility of customer artwork to meet factory and printer capabilities and product costs. A good eye for colour is critical and you will be required to undergo colour vision testing.

You actively look to improve your knowledge and look for new supply opportunities when visiting trade fairs, training/lecture opportunities and reading packaging publications.

If this role makes your day brighter, we want to hear from you.