Packaging Technologist Jobs

Packaging technologist jobs are responsible for the design, development and/or manufacture of packaging products.

Packaging technologist jobs are employed by manufacturing, pharmaceutical and retail companies and packaging producers/converters. Specified job descriptions for packaging technologist jobs vary, but generally include:

  • generating new packaging products in response to given briefs;
  • ensuring that packaging products meet set requirements and specifications;
  • liaising with marketing, purchasing and production staff;
  • checking packaging for suitability and testing for performance under various conditions;
  • controlling production and quality standards;
  • evaluating, selecting and negotiating with suppliers;
  • identifying and choosing products from suppliers;
  • problem solving;
  • writing reports;
  • keeping up to date with technological innovations.

Packaging technologist jobs should have excellent communication, design and technical skills combined with good team-working abilities. A good honours degree in an appropriate technical, scientific or engineering subject and/or relevant employment experience is usually necessary to become a packaging technologist.

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    Location: Stirling

    Salary: £13.00 p/h

    Category: CNC Machinist

    On behalf of our client, Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a Mazak and Fanuc operator with experience of machining API threads or drilling related threading.

    Ability to work with a variety of materials.

    You may be required to work dayshifts and backshifts on a rota basis.

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