Packaging Engineer Dairy & Innovaitons

Job Description

Auto req ID: 201683BR

Job Description

  • Lead complex packaging innovation projects from initiation to market-place delivery.
  • Align multifunctional stakeholders to project plans.
  • Actively seek and independently develop creative technical solutions for problems. Use the robust scientific method to validate hypotheses, design and qualify advantaged and optimized package design.
  • Work effectively within regional and global cross-functional teams, demonstrating strong functional expertise to overcome barriers and deliver initiatives with excellence.
  • Identify potential relevant packaging innovations with cross-functional partners (eg Purchasing, Ops, SQA) and suppliers to scope opportunities and qualify cost-advantaged packaging solutions.
  • Define and seek out best practices, leveraging experience and knowledge from across Global R&D
  • Ensure all relevant documentation and specifications are completed and in compliance with Global standards
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulatory & food safety requirements


  • <2yrs experience in packaging Research and Developme
  • Bachelor/First degree in a relevant Science or Engineering discipline
  • Experience of Food/Beverage R&D advantageous
  • Passion for products, packaging, and processes within a technically driven environment
  • Demonstrated ability to drive complex projects to completion in an R&D environment
  • Drives continuous improvement of products and processes
  • Strong analytical skills to interpret complex data and distill into meaningful information
  • Demonstrates a high degree of attention to detail
  • Pragmatic, solutions-focused approach backed by strong technical and analytical skills
  • Computer literacy, numerate and good time management skills
  • Good presentation skills (written & verbal)
  • English - at least intermediate (written and spoken)

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular