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JOB ORDER # 3787
Position Title:Senior Packaging Engineer Location:Midwest
Required Education:B.S. in Packaging or Equivalent Packaging Specialty:Foods-Nutritionals
Required Experience:5-8 Plus YearsRequired Travel:Up to 20%
Salary Range:$85-95K  (Salary Info)Relocation Provided:Yes-Excellent Package
Bonus Range:7%  (Bonus Info)Other:Very Hot to fill!
DESCRIPTION - PRIMARY DUTIES:
Company: This client has a history that goes back more that 80 years and revenues exceeding $6 billion. This rapidly growing division is behind some of the world's most trusted names and brands in food nutrition. Their comprehensive line of products encircles life itself – addressing important health needs from infancy to the golden years.  Their commitment to improving life extends to humanitarian causes and they pride themselves on being recognized as a great place to work because they strive to provide an environment that enables employees to succeed and develop their potential!  Strong, continued growth has presented the opportunity for a Senior Packaging Engineer to join their packaging team!

Position: The Senior Packaging Engineer will be responsible to provide technical knowledge and leadership to identify and implement packaging programs for the company. He, or she, must be able to apply advanced methods and techniques to the design of new packaging materials and structures. Programs will range from development of new materials through optimization of existing packaging for nutritional products. Effective ability to collaborate across divisional and regional boundaries is critical to be successful. Primary job responsibilities include:
  • Identification and development of new packaging structures from concept through commercialization
  • Identifying and implementing cost optimized opportunities with existing packaging.
  • Providing technical expertise on a wide range of packaging issues; apply leadership skills to manage projects
  • Establishing organizational alignment through effective communication.
This position functionally resides in the Global Packaging Technology group, reporting directly to the Manager Packaging Technical Services. This candidate must coordinate multiple programs and be effective in working within a multidisciplinary environment. In addition, must effectively work with external partners that supply packaging commodities.
REQUIREMENTS - IDEAL BACKGROUND:
Education:  Role requires a Bachelor of Science Degree in Packaging, Engineering, or related technical field

Experience:  Minimum of 5 – 8 plus years experience in technical package engineering position or related field. Successful candidate must demonstrate the following technical & leadership skills:
  • Thorough technical knowledge of a wide range of packaging materials, structures, and manufacturing processes.  (Food packing in liquids and powders highly preferred.  Experience with liquids, powders, rigid plastics and flexible films.  Some knowledge of aseptic and retort will be desirable as well.)
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple global projects
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to effectively interface with broad global cross functional teams
  • Demonstrated ability to make decisions independently
  • Effective problem solving skills
  • Experience in food packaging is strongly preferred.

You may also wish to view other Available Packaging Positions at your convenience.

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The opportunity above is very “Active” and if you are interested, and a good fit, you must advise as soon as possible. If you are not, thank you for passing it along to a colleague who could benefit.  Inquiries will be handled promptly, professionally and confidentially and please refer to Job Order # 3787 when inquiring.  If you have already been working with one of our Quality Search representatives, they will appreciate you contacting that individual directly.  Please respond to only one recruiter to avoid confusion and duplication of efforts!  For convenience and reference, contact information for each individual team member is below:

Contact:  Peter Nye (Bio)

Email:  pete@qsjobs.com

Ph:  (219) 851-7478

   

Contact:  Tom Hirtz (Bio)

Email:  tom@qsjobs.com

Ph:  (815) 462-1466

   

Contact:  Doug Scripture (Bio)

Email:  doug@qsjobs.com

Ph:  (269) 598-1915

   
Contact:  Tony Vesh (Bio)Email:  tony@qsjobs.comPh:  (219) 246-2411
   

Contact:  Jeff Wolfe (Bio)

Email:  jeff@qsjobs.com

Ph:  (219) 926-7772

   

                              You may also contact Quality Search for further details.

Our very best regards and one of us will look forward to working with and for you in your career enhancement!  


Sincerely, Jeff Wolfe

President, Quality Search

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