Packaging Technologist, 12 month FTC, Food, Shropshire

18000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP23000/annum (Dependent on Experience)
06 Jul 2018
25 Jul 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Excellent opportunity for a recent graduate or student looking for a year's industrial placement who is keen to pursue a career in the food industry.

My client is an award-winning food manufacturing business producing branded and own label products. They are looking for a recent graduate or equivalent, ideally in food science, food technology or product design to join their business on a 12 month fixed-term contract as a Packaging Technologist. You will be supporting the existing Packaging Technologists in bringing new products to market as well as range extensions.

You will be given a dedicated project to support the businesses packaging strategy as well as support the team in day to day operational activities. These will include carrying out line trials and conducting laboratory testing. You will be supporting the team in ensuring approvals are in place for design, packaging changes, both internally and externally. Your remit will also include ensuring projects are delivered on time, to budget and within scope. As well as manage the smooth handover of projects from one area to another and ensuring all relevant paperwork is completed in a timely manner, to meet internal systems and legal requirements.

Training will be provided in the management and design off packaging, print projects, site production, technology processes, packaging materials, print processes and systems.

To apply you will ideally;

* Be working towards or have a degree, or equivalent in food science, food technology or product design
* Have excellent communications skills
* Have the ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of team
* Be logical, analytical and inquisitive with strong attention to detail and accuracy
* Have the desire to solve problems and provide solutions
* Be PC Literate

Apply now to avoid missing out.

REF. NCM894762 By Focus Management

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