Job Title: Packaging Technologist
Job Type: Permanent
Hours: Mon-Fri (2 days remote)
Salary: Extremely competitive
Job Location: Flintshire
Your new role:
• Manage initiatives originating from both internal and client sources.
• Oversee technical trials for novel primary and secondary materials.
• Verify the suitability of materials and product innovations for production processes and machinery.
• Conduct compatibility assessments for emerging liquid products and their fit with primary packaging across three manufacturing sites.
• Foster cross-functional
• Ensure effective internal dissemination and advancement of current and future materials and technologies.
• Deliver transparent progress reports and address technical hurdles impeding progress.
• Minimum of two GCSE’s or equivalent in Maths and English.
• Computer literate, especially in the creation and effective use of Excel.
• Ideally holds five years’ experience within a suitable packaging industry environment or Institute of Packaging Diploma.
• Associated / Elected member of the Institute of Packaging.
• Hybrid working
• Holidays – 23 days plus statutory pro rata for 2023, increasing to 24 next year and then 25 in 2025.
• Bonus – 10% with potential of maximum 15%
• Life insurance x 3 base salary
• Pension – employer contribution of 8% increasing to 9% after 5 years.